Welcome to AWS Drilling & Blasting

Your Trusted Drilling Contractor


About Us

AWS Drilling & Blasting is a veteran owned and operated family business. We strive to provide quality customer service throughout parts of Colorado. We pride ourselves on being timely, fair priced and above all, safe. Whether you are looking for residential or commercial work, AWS is ready to partner with you and make your next dream project a reality. Contact us today to receive a free estimate.



Drilling and Blasting

 The owners of AWS have a combined 30+ years of experience in drilling and blasting various types of rock throughout New England and Colorado.  With our Ingersoll Rand ECM 370 drill, we are able to quickly blast and remove any type of rock that is preventing you from creating or expanding a residential, or commercial project. We blast rock for various projects including: foundations, septic systems, waterlines, drives, boulder reduction work and hand drilling.

Safety and Compliance

Safety is our number one priority at AWS Drilling and Blasting. We are committed to providing a safe working environment not only for ourselves, but primarily for our clients and the general public. We are 100% compliant with all DOT requirements and regulations for the state of Colorado.


Meet Your Team


Aaron Wells

Aaron oversees all corporate operations and estimating. His guidance and experience ensures a high level of quality and safety throughout the company. Aaron has been working in the industry since 1990, working at Maine Drilling & Blasting for twenty-one years. He excelled very quickly, becoming a Blasting Superintendent within five years. He ran crews of up to 30 people and 12 drills, running several jobs consecutively. He then went on to work for Thomas Drilling and Blasting and PLC Construction, gaining additional experience on power lines.

Tyler Wells

Tyler is a United States Army veteran and our blaster. He manages inventory through ordering and transporting explosives to job sites. He is in charge of DOT licensing and compliance as well as equipment procurement. Tyler has worked four years in the drilling and blasting industry and also holds a welding degree.

Jeannie Benck

Jeannie spearheads finance and accounting on behalf of the company.  In this capacity she oversees all facets of treasury, licensing, and insurance.  Jeannie has had over twenty one years of tax and accounting experience. She started her career with Ernst & Young, LLP, one of the big four public accounting firms.  Jeannie started her own accounting firm five years ago, which continues to thrive and grow.


P.O. Box 166 Golden, CO 80402




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