About Midwestern Drilling, LLC

Environmental Drilling Services since 2011

Midwestern Drilling was founded in 2011 by Dusty Schroeder, an entrepreneur & licensed driller. Our team has more than 27 years of combined experience in the drilling industry and with direct push technology (DPT), and we specialize in working with engineering and consulting professionals on a wide variety of environmental drilling services.

We offer environmental site investigations, vapor intrusion assessments, soil sampling and groundwater collection in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, and Wisconsin. We are a drug-free company, and our Geoprobe operators and contractors carry OSHA and E-Rail Safe certifications. Our equipment is top of the line, and we are able to access even the most remote areas with our robust Geoprobe Rigs and Hollow Stem Augers.

We work to exceed your expectations, aiming for perfection in all of our services. We are flexible and accommodating to your needs, and will ensure that we have the proper equipment to perform your job to your satisfaction.

We are Committed to Your Projects

Geoprobe On A Hill

At Midwestern Drilling, we place a strong emphasis on safety, high performance, and quality control. Our goal is to build long term relationships with you, and to provide your consulting or engineering company with outstanding drilling services at competitive prices.

When you call with a project or emergency request, you will receive prompt service, accurate sampling, proper sealing procedures, proper decontamination and professional documentation with follow up accountability.

Employees & Certifications

Our dedicated staff is committed to safety and excellence. We encourage our employees to continually improve their skills through ongoing education and certification.
Geoprobe Operator In Field

Dusty Schroeder

Owner/Operator

Dusty, our owner, has been in the industry for 15 years. He performed his first job for Direct Push Geoprobing at Midwestern Drilling in 2011 in Cass Lake Minnesota.

Certifications and Licenses

  • MDH Monitor Well Contractor # 2990
  • MDH Well Sealing Contractor # 2990
  • South Dakota Monitoring Well Contractor # 787
  • North Dakota Monitoring Well Contractor # 431
  • Registered Petrofund Contractor # 3407
  • E-Rail Safe: Canadian Pacific, Union Pacific, BNSF
  • 40 Hour OSHA Hazwoper Certified
  • CPR/First Aid

Kim Schroeder

CFO

Kim handles payroll, accounts receivable and payable for Midwestern Drilling. She has been working with our company since 2011.

Tucker Belgum

Lead Geoprobe Operator
Safety Officer

Tucker has been with Midwestern Drilling since 2014. As our safety officer, he ensures that our employees and equipment are safe, and performs regular rig maintenance and safety checks. Tucker holds the Iowa DENR License for Midwestern Drilling.

Certifications and Licenses

  • E-Rail Safe: Canadian Pacific, Union Pacific & BNSF
  • 40 Hour OSHA Hazwoper Certified
  • CPR/First Aid
  • Iowa DENR License

Dan Gronholz

Lead Geoprobe Operator

Dan has been with Midwestern Drilling since 2015. Dan spends much of his time in the field soil sampling & water sampling. Dan also assists with rig maintenance and safety compliance. When Dan is not on the road he is actively continuing his education in the environmental drilling industry.

Certifications and Licenses

  • E-Rail Safe: Canadian Pacific, Union Pacific & BNSF
  • 40 Hour OSHA Hazwoper Certified
  • CPR/First Aid

Isaac Perrine

Lead Geoprobe Operator

Isaac has been with Midwestern Drilling since 2019. Isaac spends much of his time in the field soil sampling & water sampling. Isaac also assists with rig maintenance and safety compliance. When Isaac is not on the road he is actively continuing his education in the environmental drilling industry.

Certifications and Licenses

  • E-Rail Safe: Canadian Pacific, Union Pacific & BNSF
  • 40 Hour OSHA Hazwoper Certified
  • CPR/First Aid

Contact Us for Your Next Drilling Project

Contact our experienced team at Midwestern Drilling online or call 320-287-2819 to give us details about your next project. We are happy to provide you with a quote!

Our Certifications

Midwestern Drilling is licensed to perform direct push technology, drilling, and environmental soil sampling services in Minnesota, South Dakota, North Dakota, and Iowa. We are also able to service Wisconsin.
Erail Safe
Bnsf Railway Logo
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Minnesota Dnr
Minnesota Department Of Agriculture
Minnesota Commerce Department
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Iowa Dnr
Minnesota State Seal
North Dakota State Seal
South Dakota State Seal
Wisconsin State Seal
Iowa State Seal
Minnesota Water Well Association