Fusible PVC® Pipe Used to Rehabilitate Aged Steel Water Main

City of Incline Village utilizes static pipe bursting, trenchless technology Project Profile: Pipe Bursting Installation Fusible C-900® Pipe | FPVC® Pipe Overview The Incline Village General Improvement District (IVGID) is the quasi-public agency that handles public works services for the areas commonly referred to as Incline Village and neighboring Crystal Bay, both located on the […]

Duluth Grundoburst Pipe Bursting

Pipe Bursting on the North Shore: The City of Duluth’s Productive In-House Program is Gaining Momentum & Fans

The City of Duluth, Minnesota, is facing a problem familiar to many municipalities around the country, an aging and slowly failing infrastructure.  The issue has made itself known in the city’s water services area through multiple water main breaks every year.  The city, with a population of 86,000 people, provides drinking water to its residents […]

WaterOne Grundoburst Static Pipe Bursting Machine

WaterOne Getting it Done: Pipe Bursting Program Flourishes In-House

The problem is the same for many municipalities and public utilities, system infrastructure is aging rapidly, but the need to continue to provide value to customers, in terms of rates and consistent services, has to be maintained.  Ignoring the problem or providing a Band-Aid solution to the problem isn’t going to help anyone long term. […]

The Maple Ridge pipe bursting project included significant upsizes. PW Trenchless crews burst and replaced several sections of 15-inch PVC with 28-inch HDPE and additional sections with 34-inch HDPE.

Super Upsize No Problem for PW Trenchless Construction: Static Pipe Bursting Proves Its Power

When it comes to trenchless pipe bursting, few contractors can claim the experience and success that PW Trenchless Construction can. The Surrey, British Colombia based contractor has almost 20 years of pipe bursting experience and has performed some of the most notable bursting work in Canada, including a recent project for the City of Maple […]

D'Allessandro Corp Exit Pit

The Tougher the Better! D’Allessandro Corp. Fights Tides and Terrain in Tough Pipe Bursting Project

Difficult projects are their strong point, that according to D’Allessandro Corp. Project Manager Peter Piantedosi.  The company has garnered a reputation for a contractor that can take on the hardest projects and see them through to completion.  The company, based in Avon, Mass., recently bolstered that reputation on a difficult access pipe bursting project in […]

Hurst Mini-Grundoburst 400 G Static Pipe Bursting System

Home Town Team! Hurst Excavating Completes “Hall of Fame” Burst

The city of Knoxville, Tenn., is somewhat of a sports mecca.  In addition to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville is also home to the Knoxville Bears SPHL professional hockey team, the Knoxville Knight Hawks indoor football team and the NCAA Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame, located in downtown Knoxville on Hall of Fame Drive.  There […]