Discharge Pipe From Boode Wellhead
Concrete Slab For The Well House Foundations
(Note: Many Details At The Top Of The Borehole Are Not Shown, In Order To Keep The Diagram Simple.
For Example:- The Well House, Control Valve, Flow Meter, Electricity Supply Cable Etc.)
Boode PVC Pump Chamber Casing
Pumping Water Level In The Borehole
Cement Or Bentonite Grout Sealing The Annulus Around The Pump Chamber Casing
Electric Submersible Pump
Water Inflow To The Pump Intake
Boode PVC Well Screen
Gravel Filter Pack Filling The Annulus Around The Well Screen
Groundwater Is Drawn Through The Screen Slots And Flows Up To The Pump Intake
Groundwater Flows Through The Sand And Gravel Aquifer To The Well Screen
Selection and Precautions
Boode B.V. would like to acknowledge the contribution of the text and drawings by David M. Ball, Hydrogeologist, Dublin.