About Us

"...I would like to pass on my appreciation of the hard work by ADP Group to deliver on the project despite the delays, and the professionalism demonstrated by your teams." Reena Gohel, Atkins

Machinery Fleet


Here at ADP Group we continually reinvest in technically advanced, efficient and professional equipment in order to stay ahead of the competition and enable us to repeatedly provide the results required by our clients, on time and under budget.

Below is a selection of the machinery we use to do this, alongside the below equipment we have an extensive fleet of vehicles and ancillary equipment to support and work alongside our primary capital plant.

Vacuum Excavators

Vector & Vac-Con Vacuum Excavators have become our Vac-Ex unit of choice, our commitment and great relationship with the USA based manufacturers has seen ADP’s sales division (Tutex) become European importers of this equipment.

Trailer-Mounted Vacuum Excavators

  • VX1 – Vector HDD650 Trailer
Truck-Mounted Vacuum Excavators

  • VX3 – Vector HDD1450 – 10t Truck
  • VX4 – Vector HDD650 – 7.5t Truck
  • VX5 – Vector HDD1450 – 7.5t Truck
Suction Excavators

  • VX2 – Vac-Con X-Cavator – 26t Truck

Drilling Rigs

Drilling rigs are selected on their ability to run multiple systems, reliability and technical benefits.

Window Sampling Rigs

  • DR1 – Dando Terrier (window sampling rig)
  • DR8 – Dando Terrier (window sampling rig)
Multipurpose Rotary Drilling Rigs

  • DR2 – Comacchio GEO205
  • DR4 – Comacchio GEO205
  • DR6 – Comacchio GEO205
  • DR3 – Comacchio GEO305 (wireline)
Large Multipurpose Rotary Drilling Rigs

  • DR5 – Comacchio MC405 (wireline)
  • DR7 – Comacchio GEO602 (wireline)
  • DR9 – Comacchio GEO405 (wireline)

Support Equipment

All operations and equipment are supported by our owned fleet of support equipment and accessories.

  • 1000L Water Bowsers c/w pressure washer
  • 2000L Water Bowser
  • CompAir Air Compressors
  • Tibban Mud Puppy MP170-2sc
  • Ifor Williams & Brian James General Purpose Trailers
  • Ifor Williams & Brian James Tri-Axle Plant Trailers
  • GSHP Loop Installers
  • Putzmeister Grout Mixing & Pumping Unit
  • Various trash/water/mud pumps and pressure washers
  • Hundreds of metres of casing (in different sizes) augers, rods, sample barrels, core barrels and a very full stores full of much more!
  • 100 tonne casing jack (available for hire!)
  • Utilicor MPX Coring Trailer (<600mm diameter coring)
  • Utilicor Minicor Wheeled Loader Coring Unit
  • Numerous Concrete Coring & Surface Breaking Systems


All vehicles are under 5 years old (typically) and all comply with LEZ emission standards, many of these vehicles run the ad-blue system to reduce emissions and comply with E6 standards.

Here’s a selection of the type of vehicles we run, we have multiple (up to 6 of each) numbers of the below makes/models, these are selected on their reliability, emission standards, ruggedness (a must in the drilling industry!) and over all driver interface.

  • Ford Transit Vans
  • Land Rover Defenders
  • Isuzu D-Max Pickup Trucks
  • Citroen Vans
  • Renault Trucks
  • Iveco Eurocargo, Stralis & Trakker HGV Trucks
  • Mercedes Sprinter Vans
  • Iveco 70C17 & 18 7t Vans


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