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Your Nova Scotia Well Drilling Experts

We are an ideal choice for all your well drilling needs.


Bluenose Well Drilling Ltd is a family-owned business offering reliable well drilling services on the Eastern Shore and Surrounding Areas within HRM. Catering to all your water needs. We have been operating since 1987. Owned and operated by Ralph Jacobs, we are a locally managed and run business.


Ralph has a background in the oil and gas drilling industry as well as the water well industry. Ralph established Bluenose Well Drilling Ltd as a small operation and quickly saw it expand to employ a 6-team drilling crew, all of which are certified drillers and pump installers.


Operating since 1987, we run on our solid reputation and being a trusted choice among the locals of Nova Scotia. Whether you need residential or commercial well drilling, you can choose us to get the job done efficiently without hassles. Safety is of utmost importance to us, and we strive to provide a safe working environment. We are affiliated to the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety.

Installation and Warranty

At Bluenose Well Drilling Ltd, we operate 1 Schramm drilling rig, 2 service trucks and a pump installation vehicle. We believe that our relationship doesn’t end after a sale and hence we offer servicing and troubleshooting. We service everything we handle. Our service is not just limited to installation; we also offer warranty on all our pumps.


Serving with years of experience and offering competitive rates, we are an ideal choice for all your well drilling needs. Contact us today to learn more.

Professional Affiliations

Better Business Bureau®>
Nova Scotia Ground Water Association
Canadian Ground Water Association
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety
National Groundwater Association

Operating Since 1987

We are a family-owned and locally run business.

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