More than just another borehole!

The company RPM Drilling has since 1984, under the leadership of Mr Roy Moore, established itself as a leader in water pneumatic drilling. Thanks to the support of thousands of loyal customers over the years, RPM today offers a wide range of precision methods for the sinking of boreholes.


Our purpose is to be a leader in the drilling industry by providing enhanced services, relationships and growth within the company.


We strive to provide quality service that exceeds the expectations of our customers and adds credibility to our credo “SETTING THE DRILLING STANDARD

Core values

We believe in treating our clients with respect and faith. We merge honesty, integrity and business ethics into all aspects of our business.

Mission Statement

It is our aim to build long term relationships with our clients and provide exceptional customer service, by pursuing business through innovation and using drilling equipment which meets customer and industry standards.


Our goal is the expansion of our drilling operations in South Africa and developing a strong base of key clients. We focus strongly on building a good reputation in the field of drilling and becoming a key player in the industry.

Safety & Environmental

The health and safety of our employees and clients is very important to us, therefore we always create an environment where people can feel safe and comfortable in all situations.

We believe in preserving our environment for now and future generations.

Human Resources

RPM Drilling prides itself in its professional team of top personnel. All personnel at RPM are highly qualified, and the management personnel have been in the service of RPM for a minimum of at least 12 years. We employ the best people for the job and ensure that they receive the training and guidance to execute their daily task with confidence. We are a Level 3 Contributor to B-BBEE and have 80 employees in our service.

Scope of Work & Location

RPM Drilling offers a wide range of precision drilling in various sectors of the industry. Our clients include the farming sector, mining companies, developers (golf courses and residential estates etc), municipalities as well as private home owners.

Our company services the whole of the Cape and parts of the Northern Cape. Currently, RPM Drilling has 9 drilling rigs in operation and an additional 4 rigs managed by sub-contractors, to ensure that we cope with the demand from our client.

In the Cape Province our offices are in Paarl and Rawsonville.

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