Advertise in the Borehole Water Journal Online

Advertising options

Online ads will each link to a webpage of the advertisers' choice, which could be the company's home page, or a specific product page within the company's website, or even an article in the Borehole Water Journal Online. The ads will be visible for the duration of the publication period of 2 months for casual advertisers and for 12 months for those signing up for an annual contract.


The following advertisement placements are available (width x height in pixels):

  • Leaderboard: 728 x 90 pixels
    Position – prominent spot next to BWJ Online masthead
  • Bottom Vertical Rectangle: 240 x 400 pixels
    Position – bottom of landing page


The following advertisement placements are available (width x height in pixels):

  • Medium Rectangle : 300 x 250 pixels
    Position – right hand sidebar of each article, above and below fold
  • 3:1 Rectangle (below fold): 300 x 100 pixels


Communicate with your prospective customers by joining the BWJ Online Showroom. Your company will benefit from our ever-increasing number of site visitors. You can place one advertisement and/or one article about your company’s products, services, events or news with a link to your company website for 12 months. You may replace this article with current news in each issue.

A tip for companies who don't have a website yet: include a link to your BWJ Online Showroom page in your email signature,  and Yellow Pages and other online directories - this will help to build your company's online presence.

Provide us with:

  • Your company logo (.png or .jpg)
  • One or both of the following:
    • Press release or advertorial (photos optional)
    • Advertisement (.png or .jpg)
  • Web link (URL) for your company

Please note: The Borehole Water Journal Online is delivered in a responsive website, which means that it is scaled to be viewable on tablets and mobile devices, as well as computer screens. Pixel measurements are based on what a user would see on a standard-size laptop screen, but the ads will be proportionally scaled down for optimal viewing on mobile devices. Whatever the device a user views your ad on, you can be assured that it will look great!

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Publication Information

The Borehole Water Journal Online is an online publication aimed at decision-makers and end-users in the groundwater industry, particularly in the public service, mining and consulting industry.

Frequency: Published bi-monthly - January, March, May, July, September, November

Editorial deadline: 3 weeks before date of publication

Advertising deadline: 1 week before date of publication

Language: English

Editorial: The Borehole Water Journal Online articles are aimed at members of the groundwater industry and include knowledge-sharing articles, industry news, interviews with leading individuals in the industry, and technical articles aimed at drillers, installers, manufacturers and consultants in the groundwater industry. We source content from BWA members who are specialists in their fields, as well as top international trade publications. To submit articles for consideration, or if you have any other Journal queries, contact John Tonkin at

Distribution and subscription: The Journal is emailed to the primary and additional individual contacts of each of our member companies. Also included in the mailing list are municipalities, professional consultants, manufacturers and suppliers of groundwater equipment, government bodies, engineers, foreign organisations and embassies, water-related bodies and associations, end users and prospective borehole owners. We also get subscription signups from the website and via email. Subscription is free.