Panama: Bonanza for Well Drillers

The drinking water supply crisis in Panama City has opened expansion opportunities for drilling companies.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

What was once an activity which took place mainly in rural areas, is now having a sharp rise in Panama City. The water shortage could last longer or recur in the future, and the solution to install storage tanks or buy bottled water is being supplemented by drilling wells to ensure continuous supply.

As a result, specialized drilling firms which previously carried out work in rural areas have now moved their operations to the capital.



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