Trenchless Construction


Guided Boring Methods: Pilot Tube Guided Boring Methods: Pilot Tube Guided Boring Methods: Pilot Tube Guided Boring Methods: Pilot Tube


Learn how engineers can accurately place new pipelines with minimal disturbance to the surrounding soil by using the pilot tube guided...

5 Ways to Mitigate Emission Impact from Trenchless Construction Projects 5 Ways to Mitigate Emission Impact from Trenchless Construction Projects 5 Ways to Mitigate Emission Impact from Trenchless Construction Projects 5 Ways to Mitigate Emission Impact from Trenchless Construction Projects


Learn what new strategies are being developed to improve the carbon emission performance in the construction industry.

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Pipe bursting, like all other trenchless technologies, has its benefits and limitations. Take this quick 12-question quiz to find out how...

Blowout Preventer’s (BOP) and Its Importance in Environmental Safety Blowout Preventer’s (BOP) and Its Importance in Environmental Safety Blowout Preventer’s (BOP) and Its Importance in Environmental Safety Blowout Preventer’s (BOP) and Its Importance in Environmental Safety


The Deepwater Horizon incident at Macondo in the Gulf of Mexico that took place on April 20th, 2010, had a profound impact on the oil and...

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Pipe ramming is an excellent method for installation of pipes where ground loss is expected due to the shallow depth of installation,...

World Trenchless Day: Top Innovations Driving Growth in the Trenchless Industry World Trenchless Day: Top Innovations Driving Growth in the Trenchless Industry World Trenchless Day: Top Innovations Driving Growth in the Trenchless Industry World Trenchless Day: Top Innovations Driving Growth in the Trenchless Industry


Discover these emerging technologies that are helping to grow trenchless construction and rehabilitation.

Combating Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Comparing Pilot-Tube Method Vs. Hand Tunneling Combating Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Comparing Pilot-Tube Method Vs. Hand Tunneling Combating Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Comparing Pilot-Tube Method Vs. Hand Tunneling Combating Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Comparing Pilot-Tube Method Vs. Hand Tunneling


When comparing greenhouse gas emissions between pilot tube and hand tunneling trenchless methods, which method is most efficient for our...

How To Prevent Soil Heaving During Your Trenchless Project How To Prevent Soil Heaving During Your Trenchless Project How To Prevent Soil Heaving During Your Trenchless Project How To Prevent Soil Heaving During Your Trenchless Project


Soil heaving during trenchless construction has the potential to cause extensive damage to various types of structures and infrastructure....

Top 5 Reasons to Attend a No-Dig Show Top 5 Reasons to Attend a No-Dig Show Top 5 Reasons to Attend a No-Dig Show Top 5 Reasons to Attend a No-Dig Show


A No-Dig Show is a place to learn from industry leaders, see new technology, and meet new contacts.

Bottom Hole Treatment Pressure: What It Means to Your Fracking Project Bottom Hole Treatment Pressure: What It Means to Your Fracking Project Bottom Hole Treatment Pressure: What It Means to Your Fracking Project Bottom Hole Treatment Pressure: What It Means to Your Fracking Project


Bottom hole treating pressure, measured in the horizontal section of the well or at the bottom hole, must be sufficient enough to fracture...

Half Bench Vs. Full Bench: Key Differences Between Common Manhole Benching Methods Half Bench Vs. Full Bench: Key Differences Between Common Manhole Benching Methods Half Bench Vs. Full Bench: Key Differences Between Common Manhole Benching Methods Half Bench Vs. Full Bench: Key Differences Between Common Manhole Benching Methods


While benching is an integral part of the manhole flooring process, half bench and full bench methods have subtle key differences you...

Horizontal Auger Boring: The Advantages of Knowing When to Use It Horizontal Auger Boring: The Advantages of Knowing When to Use It Horizontal Auger Boring: The Advantages of Knowing When to Use It Horizontal Auger Boring: The Advantages of Knowing When to Use It


Horizontal auger boring uses a combination of jacking to push pipe casings into the soil and an auger to remove the spoil from the inside...

Pipe Ramming: 5 Methods Used in Horizontal Directional Drilling Pipe Ramming: 5 Methods Used in Horizontal Directional Drilling Pipe Ramming: 5 Methods Used in Horizontal Directional Drilling Pipe Ramming: 5 Methods Used in Horizontal Directional Drilling


Pipe ramming techniques for use during horizontal directional drilling include pullback assist and bore salvage, ending the need for...

The Equipment Behind Wastewater Management in Trenchless Technology The Equipment Behind Wastewater Management in Trenchless Technology The Equipment Behind Wastewater Management in Trenchless Technology The Equipment Behind Wastewater Management in Trenchless Technology


Trenchless technology equipment plays an essential role in the maintenance of wastewater management systems. Understanding the different...

Understanding Different Mechanical Wave Measurement Techniques and Why They're Studied Understanding Different Mechanical Wave Measurement Techniques and Why They're Studied Understanding Different Mechanical Wave Measurement Techniques and Why They're Studied Understanding Different Mechanical Wave Measurement Techniques and Why They're Studied


Mechanical waves are a non-destructive technique for gaining information about the underground conditions. Using carefully placed seismic...

Why Proper Disposal of Used Drilling Fluid Should Be a Crucial Trenchless Planning Step Why Proper Disposal of Used Drilling Fluid Should Be a Crucial Trenchless Planning Step Why Proper Disposal of Used Drilling Fluid Should Be a Crucial Trenchless Planning Step Why Proper Disposal of Used Drilling Fluid Should Be a Crucial Trenchless Planning Step


Every contractor should consider the environmental regulations regarding waste disposal prior to bidding, because today drilling waste...

3 Essential Tips for Pressure Testing Your Ground Heat Exchanger System 3 Essential Tips for Pressure Testing Your Ground Heat Exchanger System 3 Essential Tips for Pressure Testing Your Ground Heat Exchanger System 3 Essential Tips for Pressure Testing Your Ground Heat Exchanger System


A successful ground heat exchanger pressure test uses water not air to pressurize the line.

Testing In-Situ Stress: What You Need to Know and Why It Matters Testing In-Situ Stress: What You Need to Know and Why It Matters Testing In-Situ Stress: What You Need to Know and Why It Matters Testing In-Situ Stress: What You Need to Know and Why It Matters


Understanding the magnitude and nature of in-situ stresses is essential to help determine soil behavior and characteristics at the site...

Carrying Out In-Situ Stress Measurements: Hydraulic Fracturing Vs. Overcoring Methods Carrying Out In-Situ Stress Measurements: Hydraulic Fracturing Vs. Overcoring Methods Carrying Out In-Situ Stress Measurements: Hydraulic Fracturing Vs. Overcoring Methods Carrying Out In-Situ Stress Measurements: Hydraulic Fracturing Vs. Overcoring Methods


Carrying out in-situ stress measurements can be accomplished by using either hydraulic fracturing or overcoring methods. Both offer a...