Geotechnical Reporting


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Pipe inspection is an integral part of a trenchless project. Here's why the inspection is so important and the key elements to consider.

Understanding Important Geotechnical Information that Helps Guide Complex HDD Projects Understanding Important Geotechnical Information that Helps Guide Complex HDD Projects Understanding Important Geotechnical Information that Helps Guide Complex HDD Projects Understanding Important Geotechnical Information that Helps Guide Complex HDD Projects


Horizontal directional drilling has made many aspects of pipeline construction easier, but there’s a complex side of HDD that is often...

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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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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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Advancements in trenchless technology have made underground pipe installation easier, faster and cheaper. Failing to plan can mean heavy...

Geosteering for Oil and Gas: Directional Drilling at Another Level Geosteering for Oil and Gas: Directional Drilling at Another Level Geosteering for Oil and Gas: Directional Drilling at Another Level Geosteering for Oil and Gas: Directional Drilling at Another Level


In order to continuously evaluate and place the horizontal wellbore in the optimal position, geosteering involves real-time use of logging...

Geomapping: Locating Aging Pipeline Systems Geomapping: Locating Aging Pipeline Systems Geomapping: Locating Aging Pipeline Systems Geomapping: Locating Aging Pipeline Systems


Through the use of geomapping tools, workers can accurately locate underground utilities.

How 3D Laser Scanning Is Removing the Guesswork From Pipeline Condition Assessments How 3D Laser Scanning Is Removing the Guesswork From Pipeline Condition Assessments How 3D Laser Scanning Is Removing the Guesswork From Pipeline Condition Assessments How 3D Laser Scanning Is Removing the Guesswork From Pipeline Condition Assessments


3D laser scanning equipment produces a highly detailed three-dimensional model of the pipeline, providing operators with a clear visual...

How Drones Are Revolutionizing Oil and Gas Pipeline Inspections How Drones Are Revolutionizing Oil and Gas Pipeline Inspections How Drones Are Revolutionizing Oil and Gas Pipeline Inspections How Drones Are Revolutionizing Oil and Gas Pipeline Inspections


A BusinessWire report projects the Global Oil & Gas Drones Market to reach $4 billion by 2020. Drones have rapidly garnered interest in...

The Role of Hydrogeology in Trenchless Construction The Role of Hydrogeology in Trenchless Construction The Role of Hydrogeology in Trenchless Construction The Role of Hydrogeology in Trenchless Construction


Knowing the characteristics of groundwater near the drill site and understand how it can affect drilling operations is essential. Therefore...

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...

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...

The Harmful Effects of Tree Root Infiltration on Potable Water Piping The Harmful Effects of Tree Root Infiltration on Potable Water Piping The Harmful Effects of Tree Root Infiltration on Potable Water Piping The Harmful Effects of Tree Root Infiltration on Potable Water Piping


Tree root infiltration can be a nightmare for many private and commercial property owners because they're difficult to detect and can also...

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...

Horizontal Directional Drilling: 7 Key Facts to Know Horizontal Directional Drilling: 7 Key Facts to Know Horizontal Directional Drilling: 7 Key Facts to Know Horizontal Directional Drilling: 7 Key Facts to Know


Pilot hole curvature, the reamer size and the viscosity of the drilling fluid all require adequate planning knowledge in horizontal...

4 Common Reasons for Trenchless Rehabilitation In Your Neighborhood 4 Common Reasons for Trenchless Rehabilitation In Your Neighborhood 4 Common Reasons for Trenchless Rehabilitation In Your Neighborhood 4 Common Reasons for Trenchless Rehabilitation In Your Neighborhood


Sewer rehabilitation, water line replacements, fiber optic installation and gas line repair are among the common reasons for trenchless...