1700 SE 22nd Avenue • Amarillo, TX 79103 • (806) 342-4911

Our History

Peterson Foundation Drilling & Testing was established in 1972.  The company was incorporated and the name was changed to Peterson Drilling and Testing, Inc. in 1992.  The company was located on the Claude Highway from 1992 to 1995.  In 1995 it was moved into a new 20,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility located at 1700 S.E. 22nd Avenue in Amarillo.  The company employs fourteen key personnel.  In November of 1998, a building was purchased at 5853 49th Street in Lubbock, Texas.  The building was renovated and on January 2nd, 1999, we opened our office to serve Lubbock and the surrounding area.


Peterson Drilling and Testing, Inc. is certified by the state of Texas as a Historically Underutilized Business (HUB).



    Our employees are highly trained and either certified or licensed for the work they perform.  Our employees by discipline are:





    Water Well Drillers


    Driller Helpers



    Licensed: Texas, New Mexico, Kansas, & Oklahoma


    All technical employees have completed the 40 hour OSHA course 1910.120 hazardous waste operators training and 8 hour updates.





    President and CEO - 25 Years Experience

    Degree Texas Tech University


    Vice President and COO

    Licensed Driller


    Administrative Assistants



    During the past thirty plus years, we have served thousands of companies with the list growing daily.  We attribute our customer loyalty to quality work, rapid turnaround times, reasonable cost, and a dedicated staff of professionals.  Our quality control procedures are among the strictest in the industry to ensure the highest quality work.  At Peterson Drilling and Testing, Inc., we value your business whether you are a large corporation or a small enterprise.  Please contact us with any questions or to arrange services .


    Federal State and Local Government Entities

    Environmental Consulting and Engineering Firms

    Architects and Engineers

    Commercial Developers

    Private Industry

    Superfund Sites

    State Lead Sites

    Brownfield Sites


    We have extensive experience providing environmental drilling and related services to federal entities.  These include:


    U.S. Department of Energy Pantex Plant - Amarillo, Texas


    Cannon Air Force Base - Clovis, New Mexico


    Former Reese Air Force Base - Lubbock, Texas


    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Superfund Sites - Various Sites In Texas


    Services for these facilities include:


    Drilling, installation and completion of monitoring wells


    Installation of pumps


    Inspect and repair existing monitor wells to include removal, repair, or replacement of pumps


    Installation of soil vapor extraction wells


    Installation of injection and extraction wells


    Plug and abandon monitor wells


    Geotechnical Drilling


    Injection/Remediation Services


    Certified HUB by the General Service Commission of Texas

    Health & Safety Trained Personnel (OSHA 29CFR 1910)

    Licensed Drillers - Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, & Kansas




    Atlas Copco TH-60 Drilling Rig with air rotary and

    mud rotary capabilities


    Ingersoll Rand TH-60 Drilling Rig with air rotary and

    mud rotary capabilities


    Mobile B-58 Drilling Rig with hollow stem auger capability


    Geoprobe - 7822DT - Direct Push Rig


    Limited Access Drilling Equipment


    Seal well development rigs


    Decontamination trailers


    Water Trucks


    Vacuum Trucks


    Case Crawler Dozer


    Case Excavator


    Belly Dump Truck

    Haul Trucks and Trailers


    6,000-lb All Terrain Forklifts


    Case 580 Backhoe


    Redi Mix Truck


    Hydro Jetting Unit


    Frac Tanks


    Water Tight Roll-Off Bins


    Various Trailers


    Various Shop Trucks




    Concrete Saws


    Concrete Coring Units



1700 SE 22nd Avenue Amarillo, TX 79103  (806) 342-4911