Alex W happy and dancing with some old women from Butabira who were very happy for the successful borehole drilling. It was a party in Butabira when water was got!
Blowing of the water in Butabira village after successful drilling. This borehole will have a capacity to produce more than 7000L/ HR.
Many women in Butabira couldn’t wait until installation of the well to get water and test. They fetched using basins to take water home for use.
Alex W also waited patiently to see water during the second hole attempt of drilling.
54M were drilled in Butabira and the water cleared easily after just 30minutes of blowing.
Many of the village residents in Butabira had lost hope after the first hole failed but were extremely happy when water was got at the second hole.
Installation of permanent casings into the hole after successful drilling
Drilling of the second hole in Butabira village was also full of challenges with the soil collapsing into the hole but the drillers did a great job to arrest the collapse and sealed it.