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25 October 2017
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Sliplining

Trenchless Asia returns to Kuala Lumpur in 2018

The 10th Trenchless Asia Exhibition and Conference will return to Kuala Lumpur for the second time in 2018, taking place at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on 7-8 May.

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10 October 2017
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Rehabilitation

Deadlines approach for NASTT Awards applications

The deadlines for applications for the NASTT Awards is approaching, with submissions closing as soon as 1 November 2017.

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26 September 2017
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Water

Fall edition of Trenchless International now online

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

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7 September 2017
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Water

NSTT’s No-Dig Event returns to the Netherlands in 2017

The Netherlands Society for Trenchless Technology’s (NSTT) No-Dig Event will return to Hart van Holland, Nijkerk, Netherlands on 11-12 October 2017.

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7 September 2017
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Water

International no-dig community starts countdown to Trenchless World Congress

The international no-dig community has started the countdown to Trenchless World Congress which will take place this month in Medellín, Colombia on 25-27 September 2017.

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28 August 2017
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Water

Less than two weeks until No-Dig Down Under!

There are less than two weeks until Australasia’s only dedicated Trenchless Technology conference, No-Dig Down Under (NDDU), will take place on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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4 July 2017
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Water

Scottish Water uses pipe jacking in Paisley

Scottish Water is using pipe jacking to complete the construction of a 1.6 km sewer tunnel in the town of Paisley in Renfrewshire, Scotland.

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3 July 2017
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Water

Registrations open for the Trenchless Balkans Conference and Exhibition

Trenchless Balkans has opened registrations for the event which will take place at the International University of Sarajevo on 19-20 October 2017.

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23 May 2017
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Water

Registrations available for Trenchless World Congress

Registrations are still available for the Trenchless World Congress, which will take place in Colombia in September.

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10 May 2017
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Water

NASTT No-Dig Show photos now available online

Did you get snapped at the NASTT No-Dig Show in Washington D.C.? Your photo has been uploaded to the Trenchless International and is available to be viewed online.

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27 March 2017
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Pipe jacking

TRACTO-TECHNIK commences expansion

Manufacturer of Trenchless Technology machinery TRACTO-TECHNIK has invested in its future by modernising and expanding its headquarters in Lennestadt, Germany.

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13 February 2017
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Microtunnelling

Iseki Poly-Tech MBM wins new machine award

Japanese tunnel boring machine (TBM) manufacturer Iseki Poly-Tech was awarded the New Machine Award for a micro-tunnel boring machine (MTBM) designed with the ability to retract and be redeployed in the same bore.

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6 December 2016
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Oil, gas & energy

Utility commences Thames tunnel work

One of the world’s largest gas and electricity utilities, National Grid, has started work on its biggest civil engineering project; a 330 m long tunnel under the River Thames.

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6 December 2016
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Tunnelling

Herrenknecht founder receives lifetime achievement award

The founder and chairman of the board of a leading tunnel boring machine (TBM) manufacturer has received a lifetime achievement award at the International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association (ITA) awards in Singapore.

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14 October 2016
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Wastewater

Minger installs sewers under busy city

Minger Construction has utilised two Akkerman guided boring machines (GBM) to complete the installation of 550 m of sanitary sewers underneath downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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24 March 2016
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Freedmen's Town is campaigning for the use of Trenchless Technology.
Winter 2016

Freedmen’s Town campaigns for trenchless

A community organisation in Freedmen’s Town, Houston, US, is campaigning for the use of Trenchless Technology to save the historically significant red brick streets.

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6 January 2016
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Image courtesy of TERRATEC.
Regional

TERRATEC MTBMs head to Thailand

Tunnel boring machine manufacturer TERRATEC has recently completed factory acceptance tests on two microtunnelling machines that will be used in the MRTA Green Line (North) Project in Thailand.

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31 December 2015
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Image courtesy of Buchan Concrete Products.
Tunnelling

FP McCann acquires 80-year-old tunnelling contractor

UK building and civil engineering firm FP McCann recently announced its acquisition of Buchan Concrete Products, one of the largest and oldest manufacturers of precast concrete tunnel sections in the UK.

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3 December 2015
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Saint Barbara
Tunnelling

Celebrating Saint Barbara: patron saint of tunnelling

December 4 is the officially feast day for the patron saint of tunnelling, Saint Barbara.

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15 September 2015
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Steve Gibson is the first Australian to be named on the list in the 29-year history of the awards.
Wastewater

International recognition for Australian Project Manager

Steve Gibson, a project manager for Australia’s Queensland Urban Utilities, was recently named one of the top three project managers in the world by the International Project Management Association.

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3 September 2015
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HOBAS has recently broken the European record for the largest diameter microtunnelling installation using CC-GRP pipe.
Water

HOBAS breaks microtunnelling record in Poland

HOBAS has recently broken the European record for the largest diameter microtunnelling installation using CC-GRP pipe.

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4 August 2015
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Regional

PHOTO ESSAY: Arch support beneath Toronto airport

A subterranean pedestrian tunnel serving Toronto Island Airport has recently opened to the public, with the tunnel’s backbone installed using innovative microtunnelling techniques.

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23 July 2015
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The proposed residential development will be situated 100 km north of Doha
Water

€300 million Qatar contract includes microtunnelling

Salini Impregilo‘s new contract award for the construction of a residential area in Shamal, Qatar, will include a substantial trenchless component.

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19 June 2015
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Auckland's Manukau Harbour.
Tunnelling

Auckland sewer tunnel gets geotechnical

New Zealand water utility Watercare will begin geotechnical investigations in the Manukau Harbour in June 2015 as part of the proposed $NZ950 million Central Interceptor project.

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17 June 2015
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Regional

Bidding opens for Trans Adriatic microtunnel

A call to tender has been issued for the construction of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline project’s 105 km offshore section, which includes a 1.5 km microtunnelling installation.

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14 May 2015
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Water

Business marketing: the value of advertising online

Does your marketing plan include a budget for online ads? Find out why placing advertisements online is no longer an optional extra.

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