Griffiths Drilling Head Office in Wellington, NZ.

It’s an exciting development for Griffiths Drilling as a new depot in Palmerston North and another in Hawkes Bay are set to open very shortly. This expansion has been under careful consideration for the last 2 years, with planning successfully completed both depots will be fully operational in the next few weeks.  The new depots […]

RiverLink sign in Lower Hutt, Wellington

Te Wai Takamori o Te Awa Kairangi is a transformational project for Te Awa Kairangi ki Tai – Lower Hutt. It’s a partnership between iwi Taranaki Whānui ki Te Upoko o Te Ika and Ngāti Toa Rangatira, Greater Wellington Regional Council, Hutt City Council, Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency, with an Alliance of AECOM and Fletcher

Aerial view of Griffiths Drilling barge working on iRex Project in Wellington harbour

Griffiths Drilling are proud to be associated with the iRex project in Wellington Harbour. The best days are behind the current ferries and they need to be replaced to service the next generation and contribute to our zero-carbon future. That’s why transforming the Interislander and upgrading the existing service is underway. Through the iReX project, KiwiRail

Photo of Mel Griffiths, Managing Director Griffiths Drilling, Wellington

This year, Mel Griffiths is exceptionally proud to have made the Wellingtonian of the Year Awards Finalists list. For 30 years these awards have celebrated achievements and contributions from individuals who make Wellington the exciting and vibrant city that it is, and also ‘the coolest little capital in the world’.

Griffiths Drilling crew at Awards evening in Wellington

2018 Wellington Supporting Gold Award Griffiths Drilling are very proud to have been named the winner of the Supporting Gold category at this years Wellington Gold Awards. On receiving the Award Mel Griffiths said “I feel very honoured and proud for our business to have been named as the winner. All of the entrants in

Mel Griffiths from Griffiths Drilling speech at Hall of Fame Awards evening in Wellington

On Friday the 10th of July Mel represented Griffiths Drilling at the inaugural Wellington Region Business Hall of Fame awards. Griffiths Drilling and 7 other businesses were inducted into the Hall of Fame in recognition of their sustained business excellence in the region.

Icon for the Wellington region Business Hall of Fame Awards

Griffiths Drilling is amongst the eight regional businesses that have been recognised for sustained business excellence and will be inducted into the Wellington Region Business Hall of Fame. They will be officially honoured at a gala Hall of Fame dinner hosted at the Petone Working Man’s Club on Friday July 10, 2015.

Photo of Fraste drill rig at Griffiths Drilling

News that the Fraste PL.G drilling rig is available and operational at Griffiths Drilling has been well received. In this news item you will find all the relevant details, some images and a PDF on this extremely versatile and compact drilling rig.

Fraste PL.G drill rig purchased by Griffiths Drilling, NZ

Griffiths Drilling can confirm the purchase of a powerful new drilling rig that is extremely light and versatile. The Fraste PL.G drill rig excels on hard to access areas and sites where space is limited.

Griffiths Drilling stand attended by Mel at the New Zealand Geological Society (NZGS) symposium

Griffiths Drilling Bronze Sponsored and attended the New Zealand Geotechnical Society (NZGS) Symposium in Queenstown.