Trenchless Construction


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Horizontal directional drilling (HDD) began in the oil and gas industry and is new in the construction industry. It was first introduced...

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Directional boring is a trenchless way to put drains and pipe into the ground that uses a directional bore between two access pits (one at...

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Construction traffic diversions are often needed during conventional trenching, however, during trenchless projects, traffic may or may not...

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Borehole expansion may prove necessary overtime. Newer technologies, allow workers to expand the existing casings and avoid traditional...

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Variations in soil and rock affect choices in design path, bit and bottom hole assembly, and machinery and mud selection. Soil is also...

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Microtunneling is a trenchless construction technique that allows an operator to bore small diameter holes over great distances. The new...

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Building and installing a sewer requires planning, and now, there are several trenchless constructions methods that allow the installation...

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No-dig construction's environmental impact is staggering. The reduction of a carbon footprint, lessening the detrimental effects on...

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Guided boring machine maintenance requires keeping all fluid levels on the equipment full. Inspecting and washing drilling mud and other...

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The Elon Musk tunnel boring machine (TBM) is surprisingly a used one he named Godot, which is 14-feet in diameter and about 400-feet long....

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Education is an important point for trenchless technology companies, as the industry is still relatively new and growing. A no dig show...

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Borehole integrity is vital to the safety and success of a drilling project. There are several issues that can lead to borehole collapse...

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Deviation is essentially departing from the intended course and ending up somewhere entirely different. Collectively, these types of...

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Three viewpoints tell at least part of the tale on when trenchless technology may or may not be the right choice. Trenchless technology...

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America's aging underground infrastructure isn't limited to major cities. and trenchless technology can help them. Historic towns, however,...

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The efficient modern tunnel boring machine (TBM) that smoothly slices through clay, rock and shale is a result of many failed attempts at...

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Bidding on a city project will require you to provide information on your budget, timeline and your contingency plan. You'll have to give...

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Trenchless technology, the method of subsurface construction requiring little or no continuous trenching, began in 1970. It was invented by...

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Four studies claim the trenchless construction cost comparison vs traditional trenching is massive, saving cities and municipalities...