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February 2017: Nicholls Boreholes On TV!

On 5th January 2017 Ben Nicholls, Director of Nicholls Boreholes was interviewed on Channel 4’s The Restoration Man presented by George Clarke. Read more>

January 2017: OFGEM Increase in Domestic RHI Tarriff

As Nicholls Boreholes is MCS accredited for Ground Source Heat Pumps, our customers are eligible to claim for the Government’s Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) and OFGEM have confirmed the latest rates for the domestic RHI which will apply to applications submitted from 1st January 2017. Read more>

 

December 2016: Heat Pump Installation In Felpham, West Sussex

In conjunction with our sister company Nicholls Countryside Construction Limited, Nicholls Boreholes are installing a 16kW Nibe heat pump into a stunning new build property on the seafront at Felpham, West Sussex. Read more>

 

November 2016: Nicholls Boreholes Chosen by Rockbit UK

Nicholls Boreholes were chosen by Rockbit UK Limited to promote their services in the UK using one of our Massenza MI8 drilling rigs in the November 2016 issue of GeoDrilling International. Read more>

 


October 2016: Ground Source Heat Pump Installation for Vineyard in West Sussex

Nicholls Boreholes have just finished a project to design, supply and install a 38kW Vaillant Ground Source Heat Pump System for a Client who had purchased land in Ditchling, West Sussex to build a new house and create a vineyard. Read more>

 


SEPTEMBER 2016: Solar PV Panels Powering Water Borehole on a Farm in South Downs

Nicholls Boreholes were contacted by a livestock farm near Graffham, West Sussex to provide a quote for supplying and installing a 177 metre water borehole to provide irrigation for their land and a water supply for their livestock. Due to the farm being situated on the top of the South Downs in an isolated position and with a lack of electrical supply, the water borehole is powered using solar PV (photovoltaic) panels. Read more>

 


AUGUST 2016: Nicholls Boreholes install Stiebel Eltron 13kW open-loop Ground Source Heat Pump in West Sussex

Nicholls Boreholes install a Stiebel Eltron 13kW open-loop Ground Source Heat Pump System for large family home in West Sussex. This system provides both hot water and heating through the under floor heating and also heats the indoor/outdoor swimming pool.
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JULY2016: Nicholls Boreholes drill 205m deep steel lined water borehole for a private school.

Nicholls Boreholes have just finished installing a 205m deep steel lined water borehole for a top private school in Oxshott, Surrey.  Read more>

 

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JUNE 2016:   Nicholls Raising Money for British Heart Foundation

Nicholls Boreholes and Nicholls Countryside Countryside Construction Limited teamed up for the annual London to Brighton bike ride and raised a fantastic £805.00 for British Heart Foundation.  Read more>

 

photo for May 2016 newsMAY 2016:   176M WATER BOREHOLE IN SOUTH DOWNS NATIONAL PARK POWERED BY SOLAR PANELS

Nicholls Boreholes have just drilled and installed a 176m water abstraction borehole in the South Downs National Park which will be run off a solar panel system to be installed by Nicholls soon.  This was for a private Client who wanted a private water supply for his livestock.

 

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APRIL 2016:  OFGEM INCREASE IN DOMESTIC & NON-DOMESTIC RHI TARRIFF

As Nicholls Boreholes is MCS accredited for Ground Source Heat Pumps, their customers are eligible to claim for the Government’s Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) and OFGEM have confirmed the latest rates for the domestic and non-domestic RHI which will apply to applications submitted from 1st April 2016.  Read more>

 

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MARCH 2016: NICHOLLS ATTEND GROUND SOURCE HEAT PUMP TRAINING EVENT IN GERMANY

In March 2016, Stiebel Eltron held a 3 day Ground Source Heat Pump training event in Holzminden, Germany and as approved suppliers Nicholls Boreholes were invited to attend.  This included Ben Nicholls, Managing Director and Tom Giersz, Design Engineer.  Read more>

 

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FEBRUARY 2016: GSHPS SERVICE AGREEMENT FOR EAST SUSSEX HOLIDAY PROPERTY

Following the installation of Ground Source Heat Pump Systems (GSHPs) for a rural holiday development at Robertsbridge, on the East Sussex/Kent border, the client asked Nicholls Boreholes to put in place annual service … Read more>

Case Studies – Ground Source Heat Pumps

Case-study-1-GSHPGround Source Heat Pump Installation for Vineyard in West Sussex

Nicholls Boreholes have just finished a project to design, supply and install a 38kW Vaillant Ground Source Heat Pump System for a Client who had purchased land in Ditchling, West Sussex to build a new house and create a vineyard.See more information

 

Case-study-1-GSHPGSHP in Grade II Listed Property

At this Grade II listed property we installed a ground source heat pump system using boreholes for a client to provide heating and hot water. There is often a misconception that old or listed properties are not suitable for ground source heat pump systems.  See more information

 

GSHPcasestudy2Nr Petersfield, West Sussex

We have completed several projects for this client, the first in 2007 when we installed a 90m water borehole and storage tanks for irrigation and washing down the stable yard area.   See more information

 

Poppinghole-farmsmRobertsbridge, East Sussex

At Poppinghole Farm Nicholls Boreholes installed two ground source heat pump systems. System one, installed in 2010, consisted of 5 boreholes for a 22kw Nibe ground source heat pump and we also supplied and installed the underfloor heating system.   See more information

 

GSHP case studyBrandlehow Primary School, North London

Thomas Sinden, a building contractor based North of London, asked Nicholls Boreholes to supply and install a ground source heat pump system (GSHP) with boreholes for their project at Brandlehow Primary School in Putney.   See more information

 

Ground Source Heat Pump case studyPenwortham Primary School, Streatham

Cosmur Construction asked Nicholls Boreholes to supply and install a ground source heat pump system (GSHP) with boreholes for their project at Penwortham Primary School in Streatham.   See more information

 

Doughty-Mews-GSHPLondon WC1, near Russell Square

A large London-based construction company asked us to supply and install a ground source heat pump borehole system (GSHP) with boreholes for an exclusive new residential property in London WC1, near Russell Square. See more information

 

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Upton, Andover, Hampshire

We were contacted by our client to give a price for some GSHP boreholes for a system they were having installed by a local heat pump company. As is the case with most GSHP companies they do not do their own drilling. We had worked with the heat pump company on many projects over the last 5 years.   See more information

 

GSHP case study - 180 x 140Billingshurst, West Sussex

We were contacted by our Client to provide a quotation for the installation and supply of a Ground Source Heat Pump system with a view replacing their old boiler and obtaining revenue through the Government’s Domestic Renewable Heating Incentive (R.H.I.).  See more information

 

Photo of Scandia-Hus Show home 180x 140Felcourt, East Grinstead

Nicholls Boreholes were selected by Scandia-Hus to do the installation of a Vaillant Ground Source Heat Pump system at their Business Park in West Sussex.   See more information

 

 

sm-swim-pool-lower-wield-houseCommercial GSHP, Arlesford, nr Winchester

Nicholls Boreholes were selected by a Client in Alresford, near Winchester to supply a Ground Source Heat Pump system (GSHP) to provide both heating and hot water to their house, office, swimming pool and pool house.   See more information

 

GSHP Waterlooville, HampshirePrivate GSHP Denmead, Waterlooville, Hampshire

Nicholls Boreholes were selected by our Client to supply and install a ground source heat pump system (GSHP) with 3 x 95 metre boreholes at their private residence in Denmead.  See more information

 

 

GSHP Central LondonGround Source Heat Pump Project in Chelsea, Central London

Due to our experience within the inner London area Nicholls Boreholes were selected to design, supply and install a Ground Source Heat Pump System (GSHP’s) to a compact site in Chelsea, Central London.  See more information

 

 

Photo of GSHP Bosham, ChichesterGround Source Heat Pump Project in Bosham, Chichester, West Sussex

Nicholls Boreholes was selected by a Client in Bosham near Chichester to supply and install a Ground Source Heat Pump system (GSHP) to provide both heating and hot water to their newly built house.  See more information

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