Trenchless Technology

From pipe inspection tools and soil assessment to drill rigs and pipe materials, a considerable amount of technology is used in the trenchless sector. Learn all about it — and what it can do for you — right here.



An Overview of Robotic Pipe Repair An Overview of Robotic Pipe Repair An Overview of Robotic Pipe Repair An Overview of Robotic Pipe Repair


Robotic pipe repair is an essential part of oil companies’ pipeline maintenance. The technology, known as smart or intelligent pigs,...

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This article takes an in-depth look at the advancements in science and technology that allow for the detection of subsurface elements....

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Sewer repair can be costly. Lines become clogged and damaged from tree root infiltration, the pouring of oil down drains and neglect.

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It all starts and ends with Pits and Excavations in a Trenchless Project. Here is an overview of the kinds of pits utilized in trenchless...

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Why is mud recycling an important part of an HDD project? The major benefits are keeping costs down in a variety of ways and reducing...

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Choosing the wrong trenchless method means no matter what, your project will not be a success. Here's how to get it right, right from the...

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The planning of a trenchless project is similar to that of conventional projects, taking into account geotechnical investigation, project...

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The oil and gas industry is a significant customer of piping construction and repair contractors, and the availability of HDD trenchless...

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If dewatering is not managed well, it can cause major problems and concerns for the project, leading to costly delays or even failure.

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The utility industry in Asia is ripe for the benefits offered by trenchless technology. Here's why.

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Developing countries in Asia are among the world’s fastest-growing economies with millions being invested in infrastructure development...

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What does a mud engineer do, what is their training and why is it such an important job on trenchless construction sites?

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What a geotechnical engineer does, what it takes to become one and everything else you need to know about this dynamic role.

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Oil and Gas Projects in 2020 are changing due to VR and trenchless technology. Here's how.

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Environmental liabilities and risk of contamination associated with the disposal of drill cuttings have given many contractors sleepless...

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With so many qualified engineers, contractors, inspectors, specialists and more looking for new opportunities, this is the perfect...

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The COVID-19 pandemic is paving the way for AI to be integrated into trenchless technology. But, can AI be effectively incorporated into...

Will COVID-19 Impact the Trenchless Technology Sector? Will COVID-19 Impact the Trenchless Technology Sector? Will COVID-19 Impact the Trenchless Technology Sector? Will COVID-19 Impact the Trenchless Technology Sector?


COVID-19 calls for significant changes to current operating models with a reduced workforce, shortage of critical components and the...

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With the up-gradation of infrastructure, there’s a major need to upgrade sub-surface infrastructure to meet the needs of India's...