MGWA Board of Directors


President Frank Hegarty


Vice Presdient Scott Hodgdon

Treasurer Susan Smith

Secretary Michelle Weeks

Past President Mark Weeks

Term Expiring 2018

Trevor Gould
Ted McLeod
Mark Taplin

Term Expiring 2019

Ross Deschaine

Jim Innis


Joe Gallant




                                Maine Ground Water Association

                                          Meeting Maine's Water Needs                                  

​​​​​Dedicated ​to providing quality ground water.


​​​​​​​​​​​​Dedicated to Maine's groundwater industry
The Maine Groundwater Association is made up of water well drilling and water pump contractors from across the state. Our members are highly trained experts in such services as well drilling, pump systems, filtration, testing, inspection, geothermal and hydro-fracturing.

The Maine Groundwater Association is dedicated to the continuing education of its members and to educating the public about Maine groundwater. We work with government agencies and communities to solve ground water use issues and to protect future resources.

Our membership is committed to meeting Maine's ground water needs. Membership is your assurance that your contractor has met the training requirements of the association. Learn more about membership. 

Let us be a resource for meeting your ground water needs:
Find a local contractor.
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Maine Well Driller's Commission:   
Maine Well Drillers and Pump Installers Rules
The Commission generally meets at 9:00A.M., the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 17 Elkins Lane in Augusta. For questions on Commission business call David Braley at 207-441-5324.

Maine Groundwater Association:
MGWA Meetings are held at The Best Western Plus in Waterville, ME at 6:00 pm.  We have dinner and then the meeting.  Please double check with a director for location, meeting dates and times as they are subject to change.  All are invited to attend. 

Director's Meetings September 10, October 8 & November 12

MGWA Spring Demo: 

May 19, 2018

Preferred Pump, 465 Water Street, Gardiner, Maine
8:00 - 8:30 AM Coffee & Donuts
Maine Geological Survey - Amber Whittaker - Electronic well log filing
Pentair & Berkley - Don Nickle - Advantages of VFD’s & Sizing
Grundfos - Dave Byrd - SQE Two Wire Constant Pressure
NUMA - Bob Lancaster - Underreamer, Bits and Hammers
Pine State Drilling will have their new Pulstar P10 HD Pump Hoist on display
Lunch - Lyons Club Chicken BBQ, Meeting & Raffle
Please RSVP by May 12, 2018  No charge for BBQ

​​Other Events:
National Ground Water Association Expo:  December 4-6, 2018 in Las Vegas, NV.  More info at

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