Municipal Well Siting, Permitting, and Construction

Geological Services, Inc. has more than 25 years of staff experience in the siting, permiting and construction of Municipal and Industrial wells.  Our projects have covered a full range from municipal Public Water Source supply  wells, to multiple well Industrial wellfields for some of the largest food processing companies in the world. 

GSI provides the following services as part of our overall water resource development package:


  • Well Siting
    • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Studies
    • Environmental background assessment
    • Wetland/sensitive environmental receptor studies
    • Areal and Satellite Photo evalustion
    • Detailed fracture trace evaluation
    • Groundwater availibility studies
  • Permitting
    • PA DEP Pre-Drilling Plan preparation
    • SRBC Aquifer Test Plan preparation
    • Aquifer test setup, execution, and analysis
    • Monitoring point construction and instrumentation (Stream flow mesurement, peizometer installation, electronic automated monitoring systems)
    • PADEP/SRBC Ground Water Withdrawal Permitting
  • Well Construction
    • Small diameter test wells (resource evaluation)
    • Detailed Geologic and hydrolgeologic well log preparation
    • Full size Public Water Source (PWS) well construction
    • Pump installation
    • Coordination of engineering and control systems installation
    • Design and construction of flow, level and sensitive area monitoring