VolkerTrenchless Solutions have been one of Europe’s premier HDD contractors for almost 40 years.
The presentation will detail the organisation behind this specialist drilling division and how it has evolved over recent decades. It will include the challenges facing this installation method and how by applying best practice techniques leads to a successful project. Several case studies will be included where the method of installation will be examined and how particular challenges were overcome.
Arc Drilling – Installation method using HDD and pre-bent steel pipelines. Intersect Drilling – Enabling drilling to go longer with relative ease. Ground Stabilisation – Using varying methods to stabilise unstable ground formations. HDDW – Horizontal Directional Drilled Wells, installing perforated ducts to extract ground water HDD – Cast Iron – Use of cast iron pipes where there is limited stringing area.