Island Well Drillers

Reliable Drilling & Products in Cape Breton


Island Well Drillers: Reliable Drilling & Products in Cape Breton

Island Well Drillers offers more than 50 years of experience serving the residential, commercial and industrial water needs of Cape Breton Island.

Locally owned and operated, our knowledgeable, professional staff have established a reputation that exceeds expectation! Always courteous, we work closely with clients to take on any problems you have – no job is too big or too small.

Let our certified licensed technicians take care of your water needs. We do everything from drilling wells to installing pumps and water treatment. We do all types of repairs with the most up-to-date products and equipment to maintain and repair your water well.


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Products from Island Well Drillers in Cape Breton Island

In 1960, we drilled our first well in Cape Breton; we are now in our 55th year of business. Since our founding, our business has grown to now include 2 drill rigs, 16 qualified staff who can answer all of your questions, countless pieces of specialized equipment, and a fleet of service trucks. Our knowledgeable, professional staff services all of Cape Breton and can handle any issues you may have..

Client Testimonials

Hello; Just wanted to thank you for the installation of my water treatment system. Also I want to compliment the two technicians who installed it. They were very pleasant and thorough


On behalf of RIGHT SOME GOOD, I want to extend a sincere thanks to Island Well Drillers for the support and hard work during the event. Thank you to you and your team for making it a successful event. Island Well Drillers made our vision a reality and was instrumental in the tremendous success of Right Some Good. We deeply appreciate your willingness to jump on board and make 2012 Right Some Good a reality.


Jerry, you were so professional and we really appreciate your promptness. You got the job done, in and out, and it was a pleasure dealing with you and the guys you had with you – smiling and laughing. You were all so nice and explained everything to us while you were drilling. We would highly recommend you and your team to anyone. Thanks very much and be blessed.

Regards, Cecil & Elsie


Our knowledgeable, professional staff services all of Cape Breton and can handle any issues you may have. We have a complete certified staff of 4 journeyman drillers, 6 pump installers, and 2 mechanics to keep everything we need to drill your well in prime working condition.

Our staff has more than 200 years of combined service with our two drillers having 50 years between them.

Fully insured, we are Nova Scotia Construction Safety Association certified and in good standing with Nova Scotia Workers’ Compensation. Our drillers and pump installers are all licensed through NS Environment and all are members of the NS Groundwater Association.