Borehole Drilling and Construction Toolkit
Borehole Drilling and Construction
The purpose of this manual is to assist MSF field engineers and Environmental Health experts to supervise boreholes drillings for providing sustainable water points to the communities. The manual is a practical guide to MSF standard drilling techniques and implementing drilling programs in places with a hydrogeological potential. It provides a step by step methodology based on the experiences in drilling boreholes in peri-urban and urban settings in Harare, Zimbabwe. Drawing on these experiences and using the expertise available within the countries, programs can be tailored to the needs and the means of different country programs.