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Trenchless International EOFY subscription sale closing soon

Subscribe before COB 25 June 2017 and receive a 10 per cent discount on a one-year subscription to Trenchless International.

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Conference program released for No-Dig Down Under 2017

The conference program has been released for the Australasian Society of Trenchless Technology’s (ASTT) conference and exhibition No-Dig Down Under 2017 (NDDU), taking place on the Gold Coast, Australia from 12-15 September 2017.

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Summer edition of Trenchless International now online

June 19, 2017 , , , , 0

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

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Trenchless International opens EOFY subscription sale

Subscribe before 25 June 2017 and receive a 10 per cent discount on a one-year subscription to Trenchless International.

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Last chance to register for trenchless event in Paris

Registrations are closing soon for Villes Sans Tranchée which will take place in Paris, France on 20-22 June 2017.

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No-Dig Show 2018 opens abstract submissions

The North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) has started accepting abstracts for its 2018 No-Dig Show, which will take place in Palm Springs, California.

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Registrations open for No-Dig Down Under 2017

Registrations are now open for the Australasian Society of Trenchless Technology’s (ASTT) conference and exhibition No-Dig Down Under 2017, taking place on the Gold Coast, Australia from 12-15 September 2017.

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Dunstans completes HDD on the Australian coast

In 2015, Australian horizontal directional drilling (HDD) contractor Dunstans Construction Group successfully managed the Anglesea WRP Outfall Replacement – a trenchless project to install a 700 m long pipeline on the Surf Coast, 120 km southwest of Melbourne, Victoria. Using a 250 t Herrenknecht HDD rig, it constructed a sea outfall as well as installing the pipeline from the project site to the local water treatment plant.

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German project completes world first in wash boring

Dutch horizontal directional drilling (HDD) specialist Visser & Smit Hanab has collaborated with a collection of European contractors to complete a ground breaking project, using wash boring to replace a damaged pipeline underneath the Spree River, Germany.

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Registrations open for trenchless event in Paris

Registrations are available for Villes Sans Tranchée which will take place in Paris, France on 20-22 June.

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UKSTT to host HDD Masterclass

The UKSTT will be holding a one-day masterclass covering horizontal directional drilling (HDD) on Thursday 4 May 2017 at The National Motorcycle Museum in Solihull, West Midlands.

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Hunting Trenchless instates new International Sales Manager

Hunting Trenchless has named Jimmy Foshee as its new International Sales Manager.

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Promote your business in Trenchless International

Trenchless International is the international trenchless industry’s leading media brand, providing news and analysis via its multiple, integrated online and print channels.

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TTC celebrates 10 years of Chinese partnership

On 7 April 2017, the Trenchless Technology Centre (TTC) hosted a delegation from China to celebrate its 10-year partnership with the China-U.S. Joint Centre for Trenchless Research & Development (TRD).

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Technical paper: fluidic drag estimation in HDD

The following is an excerpt from a larger research paper that proposes a new method for evaluating hydrokinetic pressure and fluidic drag changes during pipe installation operations using horizontal directional drilling (HDD). The method is based on applying the solution of eccentric annular flow using the finite volume method (FVM) to the HDD case.

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UKSTT hosts HDD masterclass

March 14, 2017 , , 0

The UKSTT will be hosting a one-day horizontal directional drilling (HDD) masterclass on Thursday 4 May 2017 at the National Motorcycle Museum in the West Midlands.

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Cheng wins award for borehole research during HDD

February 28, 2017 , , 0

Mr Yuanze Cheng was awarded the ISTT Student Paper Award for his entry titled ‘Evaluating Method for Borehole Stability and Surface Movement during Horizontal Directional Drilling’ culminated in new methods for calculating maximum drilling fluid pressure and surface movement in horizontal directional drilling (HDD) projects.

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UKSTT hosts HDD masterclass

February 28, 2017 , 0

The UKSTT will be hosting a one-day horizontal directional drilling (HDD) masterclass on Thursday 4 May 2017 at the National Motorcycle Museum in the West Midlands.

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TT Bootcamp comes to NUCA Convention

February 28, 2017 , , 0

The Trenchless Technology Centre (TTC) in partnership with the National Utility Contractors Association (NUCA) will hold a Trenchless Technology Bootcamp, instructed by industry experts in March.

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Professor’s HDD study wins research award

February 13, 2017 , , , 0

Professor Wu Xiaoming and his research team at the China University of Geosciences developed a series of effective scientific methods to efficiently and safely install underground utilities using horizontal directional drilling (HDD) in a range of complex subsurface conditions.

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Technical paper: Site investigation based on return flow in HDD

January 30, 2017 , , , 0

The following article explains the importance of using appropriate site investigation (SI) methods to prepare for horizontal directional drilling (HDD) projects, and describes one particular project in the Netherlands where pilot bores were used to gather appropriate geological information ahead of full-scale HDD works.

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Michels Canada has doubled the size of its headquarters in Nisku, Alberta

Michels Canada expands in Alberta

June 3, 2016 , , , 0

Michels Canada has doubled the size of its headquarters in Nisku, Alberta, to reflect the company’s continuing growth in Canada.

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NASTT to host Good Practices Courses

This June the North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) will be hosting a number of Good Practices Courses covering horizontal directional drilling (HDD), pipe bursting and more.

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NASTT to host Canada training courses

The North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) will be hosting two Trenchless Technology training courses in Canada in June.

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Private advertiser seeks Directional Drilling Crew Leader

A private company is now accepting applications for a Directional Drilling Crew Leader in the Michigan area, US.

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