Local Heroes Water4 believes that ending the crisis means investing in the men and women it affects the most. Africa’s greatest natural resource is her people. Here are the proven products & services we offer our franchisees: Manual drilling and pumping tools.Manual tools and technologies such as hand augering and percussion drilling tools allow franchisees to launch and scale quickly and efficiently — at a fraction of the cost of traditionally drilled boreholes.Mechanical tools.Mechanical drilling technology, Verticle Electronic Sounding (VES) surveying, and other innovative tools help provide water to communities efficiently and effectively. Technology training. A full suite of technical education on water systems, products, and services equips franchisees to dig deeper and do more for the communities they serve.Technology training.A full suite of technical education on water systems, products, and services equips franchisees to dig deeper and do more for the communities they serve.Business and management training.Water4 provides ongoing access to new technologies for partner enterprises. These technologies, developed or adapted by Water4, include solar powered pumps for farming communities, mobile and card-based payment systems, and water vending stations.Support network.Online, real-time learning through a sharing network, annual conference, and 24/7 access to Water4’s technology team. Meet some of our local heroes.