Our History

Our story starts in 1968

1968 Manchester, Doug's first underground descent. Doug worked for Seer TV Survey and Rees Group in Old Woking for 21 years. Doug flew to Florida to learn a new injection sealing technique and took the technology around the world.  


Derek Spear joins Doug

1985 Derek joined his Dad at Seer TV Survey.  They both ran sealing rigs fighting water intrusion in foul water pipelines and manhole chambers up and down the country

1989 Spear & Spear Formed

Doug and Derek join forces and form Spear and Spear Ltd they win sealing contracts with Pembrokeshire Water, Wessex Water and numerous large UK construction companies 

Phillip Spear

2006 Phillip joined his Dad, Derek, keen to learn sealing and survey skills. Wendy rejoined the company in 2007 to run the office. Sadly Doug passes away in 2009. 

We are Experts

We have sealed hundreds of underground pipes and sewers

 over the last 50 years.  

We can help you.





2018 "50 YEARS"

The Spear family have spent 50 years serving the UK water industry

Successfully Sealing, Surveying, Cleaning and Testing foul water pipelines and manhole chambers