Large Diameter Ram

Large Diameter Ram: Miller The Driller Does It Again

Over the last several years NUCA contractor Miller The Driller, Des Moines, IA, has tackled some large-scale pipe ramming projects. With over 50 years of experience, this pioneering contractor has completed some of the toughest and most talked about jobs anywhere. A recent pipe ramming project in East Peoria, IL. adds to that impressive reputation. […]

80x180 Northwest Boring

80 x 180: Northwest Boring Conquers Giant Pipe Ram in Oregon

The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) is currently undertaking several large scale road and bridge improvement projects. The Highway 238-to-Jackson Street project is just one portion of a collection of projects totaling $135 million dollars. According to ODOT, the Highway 238 project is the largest construction project in Jackson County, OR in more than a […]

Innovative Ramming

Innovative Ramming: Genseed Rams I-Beams Instead of Pipe in England

As part of a road improvement project for Kent County Council, England, trenchless contractor Genseed Underground Services Ltd. of Chelmsford, Essex was contracted to install 82 I-beams varying in size from 775 mm to 975 mm by 460 mm by 15 m (2.5 to 3 feet by 1.5 feet by 50 feet) in length in […]