New PVC couplings make HDD water pipeline installation practical

Griffin, Jeff
May 1997
Underground Construction;May97, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p42
Trade Publication
Details two projects in the city of Wichita, Kansas utilizing restrained joint pipe polyvinylchloride (PVC) pipe and couplings with horizontal directional drilling (HDD) equipment in water pipeline installation. Benefits of using restrained PVC couplings with HDD; Use of a Ditch Witch directional drilling system; Installation of pipes to house ducts carrying power cable to a water department pumping station.


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