Direct Pipe® installation

Direct Pipe® combines the benefits of microtunnelling and horizontal drilling (HDD) techniques. This method allows us to simultaneously excavate the borehole and install the pipe in one-pass ensuring timely and efficient completion of your projects. Direct Pipe ® allows for very fast and highly economic installation of pipelines greater than 2,300m in all types of geology.

Direct Pipe® advantages

  • Reduced environmental footprint through minimal geological disturbance

  • Reducing risk with accurate guidance of the pipeline through curves and slopes

  • Rapid installation

  • Permanent borehole support

  • Simultaneous excavation and pipeline installation

  • Expensive shaft construction not required

Equipment capabilities: 36”-60” (900mm cm-1500mm) Large Diameter Pipelines

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