A Canada-based international oil powerhouse has awarded a drilling and directional services contract to Canada’s largest drilling rig contractor.
Elon Musk’s initial test tunnel, constructed for The Boring Company’s research and development of tunnelling systems, is nearing completion in California, US.
Rock Underground is exclusively using Vac-Tron vacuum excavators for utility location, citing safety and efficiency as key factors in the decision.
Vortex Companies has signed SAK Construction as a licensee for its sprayed-in-place pipe (SIPP) rehabilitation system, the Quadex Lining System (QLS).
At an annual plastics industry meeting with members of US Congress, Plastics Pipe Institute (PPI) President Tony Radoszewski discussed the importance of fair and open competition in the use of recycled plastics to make plastic pipe.
US Pipelining has used cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) pressure lining system to restore an intercondenser line at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) in-space propulsion facility (ISP).
The 2017 Common Ground Alliance (CGA) annual DIRT report has found that damage caused by excavation activities to buried assets in the US has increased by 5.5 per cent since 2016.
Louisiana Tech University’s Trenchless Technology Center (TTC) is teaming with the US National Utility contractors Association (NUCA) to host the third annual Auger Boring School on 12–16 November 2018.
The Coldwater Board of Public Utilities (CBPU) will invest US$227,000 in cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) solutions for its water systems.
The Trenchless Technology Centre (TTC) Industry Advisory Board’s (IAB) annual meeting will take place in Ruston, Louisiana on 24–25 October 2018.
Trenchless International talks with the recently appointed NASSCO Executive Director Sheila Joy about her role, the future of NASSCO and the benefits of being part of an industry association.
In September, Akkerman will celebrate 45 years of providing quality guided boring, microtunnelling, pipe jacking, sliplining and tunnelling equipment to the trenchless industry.
Ditch Witch has partnered with MetaFLO Technologies as the exclusive provider of its SolidState™ 2 and 6 drilling spoil solidification reagents.
Texas First Rentals supported operations by increasing its fleet of rental machinery with the addition of Vac-Tron Equipment vacuum excavators.
The Buried Asset Management Institute (BAMI) International will present a Certificate of Training in Asset Management (CTAM) course in Lewisville, US in November.
Supported by the North American Society for Trenchless Technology’s (NASTT), BTrenchless has educated its staff on the process of microtunnelling.
Former ISTT Chariman Dr Samuel Ariaratnam is one of 57 new Fellows to be inducted into the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE).
Vermeer has resumed operations at its Pella manufacturing campus after an EF3 Tornado struck the facility on 19 July 2018.
Charles Machine Works subsidiary HammerHead Trenchless has introduced a purpose-built trailer – the LT-20PRO – that provides cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) installers with an efficient mobile work station.
The Plastics Pipe Institute (PPI) has released an updated model specification for high density polyethylene (HDPE) conduit.
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.
Global engineering group Sandvik has acquired Inrock, a privately-owned supplier of drilling tools and services for horizontal directional drilling (HDD) operations in North America.
ePIPE’s epoxy liner has been used to repair leaking copper pipes responsible for supplying potable water to a 154 unit complex in Van Nuys, California.
Pipeline Renewal Technologies has released a new white paper examining the use of fibre optic verification to ensure the proper curing of cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) liners.
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.
A certified Flow-Liner installer has used the company’s cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) to rehabilitate garage drain pipes, avoiding demolition at state-of-the-art museum Detroit Institute of Arts.