Long Neck Creek Holdings is a unique water well drilling company based in Chapman Valley servicing the Northern Goldfields, Pilbara, Gascoyne and Midwest regions of WA.
Ian Pike has had over 24 years’ experience of both exploration and Water Well Drilling, with the primary industry now being Water Well Drilling in the last 18 years. Ian has attained his class 1 Rotary Air licence issued by Australia Drilling Industry and certificate of achievement on Mud Techniques and Test Training with Australian Drilling Industry Association and is also a financial member.
Owners, Ian and Felicity Pike both have had extensive experience as well in civil works project management, pastoral and farming land management as well as animal husbandry after attaining Certificate III in Agriculture.
Ian operates a unique RAB drill rig with its own compressor that drills to 145 metres and can access remote areas and can be self-contained with portable accommodation.
A 40 foot trailer travels with the rig allowing enough materials and consumables eg Fuel, PVC & Gravel pack for all major drilling projects.
Test holes are done with a Toyota Landcruiser mounted RAB drill rig and mobile compressor for doing small diameter test holes to 100 metres deep through rock and sand allowing a small foot print for water investigation and rock exploration.
A complete trailer is also set up for bore cleaning; pump testing, windmill repair and maintenance with a large range of detergents and acids available for any situation.