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18 July 2018
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Installation

TRACTO-TECHNIK technology completes complex HDD project

German contractor Paasch Rohrleitungsbau has successfully completed a complex horizontal directional drilling (HDD) project using TRACTO-TECHNIK’s GRUNDODRILL.

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18 July 2018
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Tunnelling

Herrenknecht hosts training information day

Herrenknecht has hosted its third information day on vocational training for 300 students and their parents at its training workshop in Schwanau, Germany.

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18 July 2018
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Telecommunications

PPI releases updated HDPE conduit model specs

The Plastics Pipe Institute (PPI) has released an updated model specification for high density polyethylene (HDPE) conduit.

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18 July 2018
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North America

TTC initiatives gain industry support

The Trenchless Technology Center (TTC) at Louisiana Tech University has received strong industry support following its call to action for the global advancement of the industry.

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4 July 2018
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Stormwater

Australian utility assists with Wessex Water rehabilitation project

Australian utility Sydney Water has assisted UK water utility Wessex Water in prolonging the life of a sewer by 200 years.

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4 July 2018
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Oceania

No-Dig Down Under 2019 releases prospectus

The prospectus for No-Dig Down Under, one of the world’s largest dedicated Trenchless Technology conferences and exhibitions taking place in Australia, has been released.

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4 July 2018
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Tunnelling

Herrenknecht moves through solid rock

Herrenknecht technology and expertise is breaking new ground on a challenging tunnelling project through tough rock in Norway.

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4 July 2018
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News

ISTT extends deadline for No-Dig Awards

The International Society for Trenchless Technology (ISTT) has extended the deadline for submissions for the No-Dig Awards to 20 July 2018.

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4 July 2018
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Rehabilitation

Summer edition of Trenchless International now online

The latest edition of Trenchless International is now available to be read online.

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19 June 2018
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Rehabilitation

NASSCO awards TTC emissions study

The National Association of Sewer Service Companies (NASSCO) has awarded a comprehensive emissions study into cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) to the Trenchless Technology Center (TTC) at Louisiana Tech University.

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19 June 2018
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Wastewater

Irish Water invests €1m in sewer upgrades

Irish Water, in collaboration with Limerick City and County Council, is investing €1 million (US$1.2 million) in a project to survey, assess and reline sewers in the city centre.

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19 June 2018
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Water

Granite completes Layne acquisition

Granite has completed its acquisition of global water management, infrastructure services and drilling company Layne Christensen Company for an approximate final consideration of US$536 million, including assumption of net debt.

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19 June 2018
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Rehabilitation

Trenchless Romania highlights no-dig

The third edition of Trenchless Romania Conference and Exhibition highlighted no-dig technologies when it was held in Bucharest on 13 June 2018.

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6 June 2018
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Water

Marching on with microtunnelling

New Zealand civil engineering contractor March Cato is past the halfway point of a project to install almost 1 km of new water main for water utility Watercare in the Wairau Valley, north of Auckland.

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6 June 2018
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Water

Scottish Water bores under railway

Scottish Water has used a microtunnel boring machine (MTBM) to excavate under a railway near Kilmarnock to install a new water main in phase two of a £120 million (US$159.7 million) water supply investment project.

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6 June 2018
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News

VIP achieves ISO 14001 with ‘best in class’ management system

VIP-Polymers has achieved ISO 14001 environmental certification with a high quality management control systems.

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23 May 2018
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North America

TTC uses drone to advance condition assessment

The Trenchless Technology Center (TTC) at Louisiana Tech University has successfully piloted new internal condition assessment technology using a customised drone.

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23 May 2018
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Wastewater

COWI partnership wins DTSS Phase 2 contract

Leighton Asia has awarded COWI, in partnership with CPG Corporation, a contract for the design of Phase 2 of the Singapore Public Utilities Board (PUB) Deep Tunnel Sewerage System (DTSS).

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23 May 2018
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Rehabilitation

Flow-Liner provides CIPP solution in city school district

Flow-Liner has used its cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) solution for the second time in the Marion City School District in Ohio, US for the repair of a condenser pipe.

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23 May 2018
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Water

Herrenknecht MTBM secures water supply

A Herrenknecht microtunnel boring machine (MTBM) has excavated a water supply line through groundwater in a non-cohesive geology and under a busy highway in Greater Strasbourg, France.

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9 May 2018
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Wastewater

PEC wins CIPP award agreement

Trenchless construction specialist Planned and Engineered Construction, Inc. (PEC) has been awarded the bid and agreement for the City of Sandpoint’s US$228,000, 2018 cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) project.

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9 May 2018
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Rehabilitation

ICE releases Kolkata project video

As part of its bicentenary celebrations, the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE) UK has released a video featuring commentary from former ISTT Chairman Dr Dec Downey on the trenchless relining of a 26 km stretch of sewer in Kolkata, India.

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9 May 2018
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Rehabilitation

NASSCO CIPP safety review non-conclusive

A literature review of chemical emissions of the resin used in the cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) process, conducted on behalf of the National Association of Sewer Service Companies (NASSCO), has been non-conclusive.

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24 April 2018
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Rehabilitation

TRACTO-TECHNIK demonstrates Trenchless Technology

TRACTO-TECHNIK has held the 11th installment of its Hands on Days – a series of live demonstrations of trenchless pipe installation and renewal – at its test site in Lennestadt, Germany on 9-13 April 2018.

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24 April 2018
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News

Apprentices start trenchless careers with Herrenknecht

Six Spanish apprentices have started their Trenchless Technology careers with Herrenknecht as part of a European Union funding program.

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22 April 2018
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Featured

Trenchless International opens EOFY subscription sale

To mark the end of another prosperous financial year in the trenchless industry, Trenchless International has opened a subscription sale, with a 10 per cent discount on subscriptions available for a limited time.

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