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Locally owned &


to have provided the Matamata and Waikato regions with premium drilling, drainage and digging services for over 40 years


At Don Griffiths, we’re proud to have grown a team of hardworking, experienced and accomplished experts in the directional drilling, laser novaflo drainage, excavation, Hi Rail excavation, Rock sawing, mole ploughing, Hauling industry over the past 42 years.

We’re a friendly team of committed engineers and craftsmen, known for providing exceptional customer service and delivering high quality results to our clients.

Dependable and efficient; Directional drilling, Laser novaflo drainage and Excavation, Hi Rail excavation, Rock sawing, Mole ploughing, Hauling is really what we do best.

We subscribe to industry best practice techniques, and can work across a range of terrain and varying ground conditions.

The strength of our business’ reputation in the industry has been supported by the expertise and skill continually displayed by our very experienced team.


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Start today with your project

How can we help you

We’re always happy to talk about your project, and discuss how we might be able to help you with your requirements. 


  • Directional Drilling
  • Thrusting
  • Rock Drilling


  • Drainage/ trenching
  • Mole ploughing
  • Underground drain location


  • Cable Installation
  • Microduct telecommunications
  • Power, water and phone cabling




Our clients love us


We work with larger contracting companies, or with individuals on custom projects.

Each project is different, but if you can dig it, drill it or drain it – then you can rely on Don Griffiths to provide the best quality and service for your project requirements.

We work for clients big and small; finding time to lay 20 million metres of fibre optic cable in the past 30 years, while developing our repertoire and experience in irrigation and drainage solutions, and directional drilling services.

We also contract to telecommunication, power and water providers to lay pipes, cables and communication systems across the region.


Get started today

We have a wide range of services available including Drilling, Ploughing, Drainage, Rock Sawing and Rock Drilling. Get in touch today!