BOOTH: K108. TT Technologies will be displaying the latest compact directional drilling equipment at the Utility Expo, the Grundodrill 5X. The Grundodrill 5X represents the most advanced directional drill rig in its class.
At the very core of trenchless technology is the idea that subsurface pipes and utilities can be replaced, rehabilitated or installed without having to dig…much, and sometimes not at all. Sometimes that means trenchless technology lives in the spotlight and carries all the weight of success or failure on a job. This is never truer […]
Fibre optic cable installation work continues to be a hot topic throughout North America. In Canada, and specifically Ontario, several telcom providers are working diligently to bring fibre to the home and that means compact directional drills are becoming more frequently seen in neighborhoods across the province. The work has created demand for skilled directional […]
Providing solutions for difficult projects is one of the hallmarks of trenchless technology and the advancement of the trenchless industry. And sometimes that means looking beyond the familiar and trying something new. When tasked with figuring out a way to reroute a PVC water line under a major intersection, water utility WaterOne, Lenexa, Kansas, was […]
The Penn Township Sewage Authority (PTSA), Penn Township, Pennsylvania is taking on that old familiar problem of inflow and infiltration (I&I) with strong dedication to trenchless technology. The township has a population of 19,600 and covers a total area of approximately 30 square miles. In 1994, it was placed under a Corrective Action Plan (CAP) […]
Pushing boundaries has been one of the consistent story lines in the evolution of trenchless technology and the growth of trenchless contractors and engineers. The drive to see what’s possible is in many ways responsible for the expanding capabilities of trenchless methods, the development of new ones and the widening exposure and acceptance of trenchless […]