Welcome to Don Griffiths LTD

Our Services

If you can drill it, dig it, or drain it, we can do it!

Contact us today for more info!

Don Griffiths is proud to have provided the Matamata and Waikato regions with premium drilling, drainage and digging services for over forty years, backed by a strong reputation for exceptional quality and customer service since 1972.

Who We Work For

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.

Why choose Don Griffiths?

At Don Griffiths, we’re proud to have grown a team of hardworking, experienced and accomplished experts in the drilling, drainage and digging industry over the past forty two years.

We’re a friendly team of committed engineers and craftsman, known for providing exceptional customer service and for delivering high quality results to our clients. Dependable and efficient; drilling, drainage and digging is really what we do best. We subscribe to industry best practice technique, 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.

Who We Are

Kevin and Sandra Griffiths have lead the Don Griffiths entity for the past fourteen years, taking on the family business in 2001, and growing it to become what it is today.

Our team’s collective focus on delivering quality has pushed Don Griffiths in being recognised across the industry for being good at what we do. Our diligent work ethics mean that contractors - big and small - and individuals in the Matamata and Waikato regions routinely call on us to help out with their drilling, drainage and digging needs.


We’re always happy to talk about what your project, and to discuss how we might be able to help you. You can call Sandra at the Don Griffiths office on 07 888 5724 to talk about how we work, what we do, and your project requirements at any time during the week. 




  • Directional Drilling
  • Thrusting
  • Rock Drilling


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


  • Drainage/ trenching
  • Mole ploughing
  • Underground drain location