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October 2, 2018

September 2018 – Nicholls Boreholes commission 2 x GSHP’s for Grade II Listed Building in West Sussex

This month Nicholls have commissioned 2 x 13kW Stiebel Eltron Ground Source Heat Pumps in a stunning Grade II Listed property in West Sussex.  They will […]
August 9, 2018

August 2018 – Nicholls Boreholes on BBC Radio Sussex – Talking Waterwells

On Friday 3rd August, Nicholls Director, Ben Nicholls was invited onto BBC Sussex radio to talk with Dominic Busby about the many benefits of water boreholes […]
June 14, 2018

June 2018 – Nicholls install Waterwell for Freshwater Bay Golf Club, Isle of Wight

Freshwater Bay Golf Club in the Isle of Wight contacted Nicholls to install a 96 metre water borehole to provide irrigation to their stunning greens overlooking […]
May 1, 2018

May 2018 – NICHOLLS BOREHOLES AT BIRMINGHAM REPERTORY TALKING “BOREHOLES”

On Tuesday 24th April 2018 Mark Aylwin, Technical Manager of Nicholls Boreholes gave an informative talk on “Boreholes, a practical guide: planning, drilling, lining and completing” […]
April 3, 2018

April 2018 – NICHOLLS BOREHOLES PROMOTE GSHP’S AT SCANDIA-HUS’ SELF BUILD EXHIBITION

Nicholls Boreholes are working alongside Scandia-Hus to promote self-build properties incorporating renewable energy at its showroom in Felcourt, East Grinstead.  The expo will be held on […]
March 1, 2018

March 2018: NICHOLLS BOREHOLES CURRENTLY DRILLING PRIVATE WATER SUPPLY IN GOODWOOD

Nicholls Boreholes were contacted at the beginning of the year to drill a 156 metre water borehole for a private residence in Goodwood to provide them […]
February 23, 2018

February 2018: NICHOLLS BOREHOLES DRILL MORE DEEP BORE SOAKAWAYS AT BALFOUR BEATTY SITE

This month Nicholls are back at a Balfour Beatty site in Brighton to drill yet more deep bore soakaways – currently 25!  We have drilled, lined […]
January 11, 2018

JANUARY NEWS 2018: Nicholls Boreholes Install GSHP Boreholes and Waterwell for RIBA House of the Year 2017

In July 2014, Nicholls Boreholes were commissioned to install GSHP borehole collector fields for Caring Wood – an innovative Oast style house in Kent which has […]
November 30, 2017

December 2017: NICHOLLS DRILL RIG CRANED INTO NARROW BASEMENT IN CENTRAL LONDON

Nicholls Boreholes have been contracted to drill 9 geothermal boreholes into a private residence in Central London.  The site was very narrow so the rig required […]
November 3, 2017

November 2017: NEW MI8 MASSENZA RIG DELIVERED TO NICHOLLS BOREHOLES

Nicholls Boreholes have just taken delivery of their 2nd MI8 Massenza Drilling Rig. The dimensions of the MI8 are moderate enabling us to operate in restricted […]
October 18, 2017

October 2017: PREMIER LEAGUE BOREHOLE COMPANY WORKING FOR PREMIER LEAGUE CLUB

Nicholls Boreholes were contracted by Stoke City Football Club to look at their 2 existing water boreholes on their football training grounds in Clayton Wood, Stoke-on-Trent.  […]
September 12, 2017

September 2017: NICHOLLS DRILL 2 BOREHOLES IN HISTORICAL CAMPUS ALONGSIDE ARCHEOLOGISTS

Nicholls Boreholes were contracted by Civil Engineers, Archibald Shaw, to construct 2 large steel lined boreholes at Bishop Otter Campus, Chichester University – originally an early […]
August 25, 2017

August 2017: NICHOLLS BOREHOLES INSTALL THEIR LARGEST COMMERCIAL GROUND SOURCE HEAT PUMP (117KW) YET!

Nicholls Boreholes were selected by Synergy Property Group – a fully integrated property company based in Stevanage to work with one of their clients, Ion Science […]
July 17, 2017

July 2017: NICHOLLS INSTALL A GSHP IN AWARD WINNING PROPERTY

Nicholls Boreholes installed a 30 kW NIBE (three phase) heat pump to provide both hot water and space heating to the stunning barn conversion and annexe […]
June 17, 2017

June 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 […]
May 17, 2017

May 2017: NICHOLLS BOREHOLES DRILL A 210 METRE WATER BOREHOLE WITH SOLAR PANELS FOR NATURE RESERVE NEAR CHICHESTER

In February 2017 Kier Services, part of the Kier Group, contracted Nicholls Boreholes to drill and install a 210 metre water borehole at Kingsley Vale National […]
April 17, 2017

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. The episode was restoring a […]
January 6, 2017

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 […]
December 17, 2016

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 […]
November 13, 2016

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 […]