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18 November 2017
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Aries Industries releases Mobile Pathfinder inspection system

Aries Industries has released the Mobile Pathfinder, its new pipeline inspection system.

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18 November 2017
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Ferret launches next generation leak location system

Ferret Technology has launched the FLL-SYS-01-A, the next generation of its leak location system.

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8 November 2017
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Pipeline Renewal Technologies releases sewer repair white paper

Pipeline Renewal Technologies has released a new white paper examining factors to consider when choosing repair techniques.

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8 November 2017
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City of Ottawa prepares for cross-town tunnelling

The Dragados–Tomlinson joint venture (JV) has begun to assemble the tunnel boring machine (TBM) that will be used to deliver the City of Ottawa’s CA$232.3 million (US$181.9 million) Combined Sewage Storage Tunnel (CSST).

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8 November 2017
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Water

WATCH: TBM breaks through on Shieldhall Tunnel

Tunnel boring machine (TBM) Daisy the Driller has broken through in Queen’s Park, Glasgow, completing the construction phase of Scottish Water’s Shieldhall Tunnel.

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8 November 2017
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Kolkata projects selected to celebrate ICE bicentenary

In 2018, the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) UK will celebrate its bicentennial milestone by recognising 200 civil engineering projects from across the globe that have significantly impacted society, including two projects from Kolkata, India.

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10 October 2017
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Water

The Vortex Companies enters into strategic partnership with Deep Trekker

The Vortex Companies has entered into a strategic partnership with Deep Trekker, a developer and manufacturer of commercial-grade pipe inspection crawlers and other remotely operated vehicles (ROVs).

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5 October 2017
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Aussie Trenchless Supplies’ SRP EXP rehabilitation system sent to South America

Aussie Trenchless Supplies has celebrated the first overseas export order of its unique spiral lining system, SRP EXP, with over 15,000 lineal metres on its way to South America.

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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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26 September 2017
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Leighton Asia awarded US$372 million sewage project

The Singapore Public Utilities Board (PUB) has awarded CIMIC Group’s Leighton Asia a US$372 million contract for Phase 2 of its Deep Tunnel Sewage System (DTSS) Project.

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8 September 2017
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HOBAS and Amiantit join forces to form Amiblu

Glass reinforced plastic (GRP) specialists HOBAS and Amiantit Europe have merged their European business activities to form a joint venture (JV) known as Amiblu.

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8 September 2017
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Metro Rod uses WinCan systems to support drainage works

Brighton and Gatwick Metro Rod, one of the largest draining services in the West Sussex region, has recently used a range of WinCan pipeline inspection systems to support its drainage works.

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15 August 2017
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Herrenknecht makes double breakthrough at Emscher sewer

Two tunnel boring machines (TBMs) have broken through to a target pit, successfully completing the tunnelling work on section 40 of the Emscher sewer in Germany.

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5 July 2017
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Water

NASTT No-Dig Show 2017

On 9-13 April 2017, the North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) hosted its annual No-Dig Show in Washington, D.C. in conjunction with the ISTT’s International No-Dig 2017.

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4 July 2017
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Long-term performance of CIPP

The following paper was presented as part of the conference program at No-Dig Beijing in 2016. Its discusses the short- and long-term design, testing and mechanical properties of cured-in-place pipe (CIPP), which is one of the most popular methods for the trenchless rehabilitation of pipelines.

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3 July 2017
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Chicago tackles reline of sewer beneath busy train station

Applied Felts has supplied a 120 inch cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) liner for the rehabilitation of an ageing sewer underneath a train station in busy Chicago, Illinois.

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3 July 2017
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Vortex Infrastructure and Stag Technologies team up to expand rehabilitation market

Vortex Infrastructure and Stag Technologies have entered into an alliance, allowing them to offer improved solutions for the rehabilitation of water and wastewater infrastructure.

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30 June 2017
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City in Indiana starts work on a combined sewer overflow tunnel

Earlier this month, Salini Impregilo and Lane Construction Corporation started work on a shaft for the US$188 million Three Rivers Protection and Overflow Reduction Tunnel (3RPORT) project in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

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28 June 2017
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HDD in the Australian tropics

What is believed to be one of Australia’s longest 1 m diameter horizontal directional drilling (HDD) installations has been executed in Cairns, Queensland. With the worksite bordering a popular recreation facility and main road, the team used trenchless methods to complete work on the restricted site footprint.

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28 June 2017
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Vale Dr Rolf Bielecki

Dr Rolf Bielecki was the Founder and former Chairman of the German Society for Trenchless Technology (GSTT). Dr Bielecki was born on 3 February 1932, and passed away on 12 April 2017, aged 85. Here, the GSTT commemorates Dr Bielecki and his contribution to the industry.

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23 May 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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10 May 2017
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Shieldhall Tunnel TBM reaches halfway

The tunnel boring machine (TBM) is constructing Scotland’s largest ever wastewater tunnel and has reached the halfway stage of the project.

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14 February 2017
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BARTHAUER plans showcase in Berlin

BARTHAUER will showcase its focus on the state of sewer management system technology at two events in Berlin.

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30 January 2017
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Brandenburger overcomes obstacles on relining project

Brandenburger and AKWA have celebrated the completion of a technically and logistically challenging relining project in Poland’s second largest city. The €400,000 (US$420,000) project featured obstacles such as confined space, harsh weather conditions and equipment failure, which made eventual success all the better.

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30 January 2017
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Hawaii completes its largest wastewater tunnelling project

In June 2016 boring was completed on Hawaii’s largest ever wastewater tunnelling project, which has been designed to increase storage capacity of the region’s wastewater system and reduce the likelihood of overflow. The project also marks the first time in Hawaii’s history that a tunnel boring machine (TBM) has been used to excavate a wastewater tunnel.

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30 January 2017
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Construtora Passarelli wins ISTT Award for new installation in Rio

Construtora Passarelli was recognised with the Project Award (New Installation) for installing a pressurised sewer collection pipeline to link the existing sewer systems on the beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema in Rio de Janiero, Brazil. The project work was completed in time for the 2016 Olympic Games.

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