About Us


Locally-owned and operated by Cara Cowan Watts, PhD, who is a Cherokee Nation citizen with engineering degrees and her husband, Doug Watts, a Wyandotte Nation citizen, who successfully founded the company in 1998.

Doug has established a reputation as the go-to commercial pier drilling operation in Oklahoma and throughout the United States whether the soil is limestone, shale, gravel, sand, in water, full of water, or volcanic rock.


Tulsa Pier Drilling provides drilling solutions from 4 inches to 10 feet in diameter and 130 feet deep. Visit our Solutions [hyperlink to Solutions page and delete this note] page to see our full range of capabilities.

We strive to deliver your drilling needs. We will travel as far as your checkbook takes us!


Our team has more than 40 years combined experience drilling difficult soils under adverse conditions throughout North America.  Our knowledgeable team often meets tight production schedules and works to bring all projects in on budget and schedule.  We believe our customers are our partners.

Please feel free to contact us anytime.