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Tue, 31 March 2015
The majority owner of MeyGen, the world’s largest tidal steam alternative energy project
, has announced the commencement of horizontal directional drilling operations at the project site in Scotland.
Fri, 27 March 2015
The final call has been made for abstract submissions for International No-Dig Istanbul 2015
, the 33rd
annual conference for the International Society for Trenchless Technology
Wed, 25 March 2015
Demonstrating the benefits of ultraviolet relining technology, Lanes Group
recently rehabilitated surface water drainage along a rural English road, using the technique to cure major flooding problems.
Mon, 23 March 2015
Victoria Oil & Gas
has announced the completion of a 1.4 km pipeline in Douala, Cameroon, which utilised horizontal directional drilling during installation.
Thu, 19 March 2015
Jamaica’s National Water Commission has announced a range of forthcoming pipe rehabilitation projects for the south eastern parish of St Catherine.
Tue, 17 March 2015
A new power network for the Port of Liverpool’s upcoming £300 million Liverpool2
deep water container terminal development was recently installed with the aid of microtunnelling.
Fri, 13 March 2015
The City of London
, Ontario, has announced a number of large infrastructure projects to begin in 2015, including the relining of 18 km of pipelines using Trenchless Technology.
Wed, 11 March 2015
A total of 19 tunnel boring machines are simultaneously constructing subway tunnels beneath the length and breadth of Delhi, India’s capital, making the project one of the largest ever undertaken below a major urban centre.
Fri, 6 March 2015
An innovative pipeline installation concept combines trenchless techniques with a novel 'cheese wire' technology and may be the key to protected pipelines in Polar Regions.
Thu, 5 March 2015
The State Government of Western Australia’s Environmental Protection Authority
has granted conditional approval for the expansion of Chevron Australia
’s Gorgon Gas Development Project, which will feature a horizontal directional drilling campaign.
Wed, 4 March 2015
UK utility Yorkshire Water
has undertaken the country’s first trials of an innovative cured-in-place pipe technology for lining sewer pipes, with a wider network roll-out in the works.
Mon, 2 March 2015
has announced the preferred tenderers to build the £4.2 billion Thames Tideway Tunnel, otherwise known as the ‘Super Sewer’
Thu, 26 February 2015
A 10 km underground cable will connect an offshore wind farm extension to the Welsh mainland and will be installed using horizontal directional drilling.
Tue, 24 February 2015
The Government of Alberta
has released a tender encouraging bids for the construction of a 120 m underground synthesis gas pipeline using trenchless techniques.
Mon, 23 February 2015
Tunnel boring machine ‘Alice’ has completed her first stage of tunnelling on New Zealand’s $NZ1.4 billion Waterview Connection project
and must be turned around to begin the next section.
Fri, 20 February 2015
A design and build contract for over 227 km of underground sewage network has been released for a city in West Bengal, India, with funding stemming from the World Bank
as part of a $US1 billion fund to clean the Ganges River.
Wed, 18 February 2015
South Africa’s second largest city has purchased four CCTV pipeline inspection systems and will soon deploy the robotic devices throughout its water and sanitation network.
Mon, 16 February 2015
State Senators in Washington are hoping to dismantle the broken-down tunnel boring machine ‘Bertha’ after more than a year of delays for the $US3.1 billion tunnelling project beneath downtown Seattle.
Thu, 12 February 2015
A Dubai utility recently utilised microtunnelling beneath a busy road to connect an advanced air conditioning system to the prestigious Emirates Towers
Tue, 10 February 2015
Up to $US50 million in funds has been made available for drought relief projects and water infrastructure initiatives throughout the Western United States.
Tue, 10 February 2015
From NBN Co’s broadband network to the upcoming VNIE and Esso Longford pipelines, Trenchless Australasia
looks at the top predictions for Australia’s trenchless industry in 2015.
Fri, 6 February 2015
Nepal’s first mechanised tunnelling project has recently gotten underway, with a Chinese firm set to bore a 12 km tunnel to provide irrigation and hydropower to two key agricultural regions.
Wed, 4 February 2015
SAK Construction is nearing completion of a $US2.9 million contract to install 1.5 km of 1.2 m cured-in-place pipe in sanitary sewer lines beneath the 1757 Golf Club in Virginia, US.
Mon, 2 February 2015
Two major alliances partnered with Thames Water
have signed the largest contracts in the UK’s water industry, with up to £4 billion worth of work and services to be delivered.
Thu, 29 January 2015
The US government has released a final environmental impact statement for the $US850 million Algonquin Incremental Market project – an interstate pipeline partially installed using horizontal directional drilling.