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$US850 million Algonquin pipeline to utilise HDD

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.

$US600 billion of US water infrastructure in the pipeline

Tue, 27 January 2015 With more than $US600 billion needed to improve the country’s water infrastructure, the United States Environmental Protection Agency has launched a Finance Centre to assist with sorely needed system improvements and upgrades nationwide.

Contract awarded for Miami-Dade utilities

Thu, 22 January 2015 The Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department has awarded a five-year contract to provide a range of consulting services relating to capacity management, operation and maintenance programs.

Major manhole rehabilitation project completed using trenchless

Tue, 20 January 2015 A major manhole rehabilitation project, believed to be one of the largest of its type in the UK, was recently completed in Colchester, Essex.

No-Dig Istanbul call for papers closing soon

Tue, 20 January 2015 The ISTT's 33rd International No-Dig Conference and Exhibition is calling for papers – make sure you submit yours before 1 April!

£5 million UK sewer rehabilitation project gets CIP lining boost

Thu, 15 January 2015 Funding has been allocated to improve Cheltenham’s sewer network capacity and prevent future flooding, with an additional £750,000 earmarked to rehabilitate defective lengths of the sewer via the trenchless technique, cured-in-place lining.

Tunnel boring world record quenches Vegas thirst

Tue, 13 January 2015 A three-year tunnel boring operation under the bright lights of Las Vegas has managed to withstand pressurised conditions to finish off in record-breaking style.

HammerHead bites into the UK

Wed, 7 January 2015 Contractors and utility professionals in the UK will now be able to access the full range of trenchless equipment with the appointment of a new UK distributor.

Wessex Water invests £2 billion in water and wastewater

Wed, 7 January 2015 The UK’s Wessex Water is investing more than £2 billion to maintain and improve services for customers.

BIG opportunity for trenchless graduates

Tue, 6 January 2015 If your office has Belgian or Dutch graduates, trainees, PhD students or researchers who have made an outstanding contribution to the use of underground pipes as a transport medium, you should inform them of the BIG Award 2015!

Hong Kong DSD signs $5.15 million sewerage consultancy agreement

Tue, 6 January 2015 The Hong Kong Drainage Services Department has signed a $5.15 million consultancy agreement to undertake the investigation, design and construction supervision for sewerage works at Lei Yue Mun Village.

Sagging pipes get a Californian makeover

Tue, 6 January 2015 Sewer pipes in Calavo Gardens and Rancho San Diego, California, US, in need of repair will be replaced in sections starting from January 2015.

Thames Water forms new infrastructure alliance

Mon, 5 January 2015 Two joint ventures will partner with Thames Water in a new alliance that will deliver up to £1 billion worth of asset management services over the next five years.

Singing Sewermen take to the charts to fight festive fatbergs

Fri, 19 December 2014 Thames Water sewer workers have recorded their own Christmas hit in an effort to save customers from blocked drains.

Most popular trenchless news of 2014

Tue, 16 December 2014 2014 has certainly been a bumper year for trenchless news, so as an early Christmas gift to our readers, we have compiled the top ten most popular online stories for you to enjoy over the holiday break.

Gearing up for No-Dig Istanbul 2015!

Fri, 12 December 2014 The ISTT’s 33rd annual International No-Dig Conference and Exhibition will be hosted by the Turkish Society for Infrastructure and Trenchless Technology on 28-30 September 2015 in Istanbul, Turkey.

Trenchless contractors wanted for sewers, optical cable laying and HDD machinery

Wed, 10 December 2014 Opportunities await trenchless contractors in Pakistan, India, Uganda and South Africa for pipe relining and construction works.

$US153 million underground tunnelling project awarded

Wed, 10 December 2014 In Ohio, US, a contract has been awarded to build the Dugway Storage Tunnel in Cleveland.

GRP technology helps archaeologists ‘feast their eyes’ on Viking discovery

Wed, 10 December 2014 Archaeologists from Stockholm University have uncovered a Viking feasting hall thanks to Trenchless Technology.

National Sewer association announces pipeline inspection software upgrade

Wed, 10 December 2014 The National Association of Sewer Service Companies system will include technical updates, educational benefits and an asset management appendix.

New images show Crossrail’s progress under Central London

Wed, 10 December 2014 Crossrail Limited have announced that the new transport network being constructed underneath London has now surpassed its halfway mark.

Hurry! There isn’t much time left to submit your papers for No-Dig Down Under 2015

Wed, 10 December 2014 You must submit your abstract before 3 February 2015 to be part of the Australasian Society for Trenchless Technology’s next major trenchless event.

US mid-terms spell asset expansion

Tue, 25 November 2014 Following the US mid-term elections American Water has gained a healthy boost to its portfolio.

Northern Ireland commences $US7 million sewerage project

Tue, 25 November 2014 A $US7 million sewerage improvement project that includes trenchless methods has commenced in the Holywood and Kinnegar region.

Seattle crews commence rescue of TBM Bertha

Tue, 25 November 2014 Construction work has started in order to reach and repair North America’s largest diameter tunnel boring machine in Seattle, Washington, after it overheated during operation.

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