GW Solutions was retained by David Nairne & Associates Ltd (DNA) to carry out a groundwater exploration program with the construction and testing of a new production well for the Bonaparte IR #3. GW Solutions understands the new water supply and distribution system that is to be constructed through 2016 – 2017 requires a second production well as per Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) requirements.
Work completed by GW Solutions included the following:
Site, design, drill and complete a new 8-inch production well;
Design and complete a step test followed by a 24-hour constant rate pumping test;
Calculate the safe yield for the well;
Test the water quality and compare results to applicable water quality guidelines;