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Replace, Remove & Repeat: Directional Service South Pulls Off Pipe Extractions in Texas

Much in the same way as Europe’s narrow streets, historic structures and aging infrastructure led to the rise of trenchless technologies like pipe bursting and horizontal boring, the long stretches of installed underground transmission lines has led to the development of new trenchless techniques, namely pipe extraction. The pipe extraction process is used to remove […]

Getting the Lead Out! Triple E Water & Sewer Going Trenchless in St. Paul

While there are many issues facing the integrity of potable water, lead infrastructure continues to be a problem for water systems in many parts of the country, including the Midwest. Triple E Water and Sewer, LLC of Crystal, MN is putting its skill and capability toward replacing lead service lines in Minnesota’s capital city, St. […]

Trenchless to the Core! National Grid Combines Core-Keyhole with Mini-Directional Drilling

When it comes to leadership and pushing the boundaries of trenchless technologies, it’s hard to match the impact that the gas industry has on the usage and development of new tools and the acceptance of a variety of trenchless methods.  Gas utilities have been on the forefront of trenchless technology for decades, starting with live […]

Lemke Equipment, LLC: Iowa Proves Fertile Ground For Compact HDD Contractor

While fiber optic cable installation work appears to be getting ready to ramp up once again, in some places around the United States, like Iowa for example, the work hasn’t ever really stopped.  Several companies across the state have been building out their fiber network for years.  The extensive last mile work has turned Iowa’s […]

HDD Contractor Profile: Calumet City Plumbing

The HDD Edge: Making the Most of Directional Drilling Services Calumet City Plumbing, Calumet City, Illinois, began as a small, family-owned business.  According to president Mike Giglio, the company can trace its roots right back to the family’s kitchen table. He said, “It’s a second generation business.  My father started it.  It was a typical […]