TITLE

5,675-Foot x 72-Inch HDD Bore for 48-Inch Pipe Sets New Record

AUTHOR(S)
Boere, Ben; Estes, Roy
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Underground Construction;Mar2011, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the construction of water infrastructure for the Saadiyat Island development in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It details that the project developed by the Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority has contracted FlowTex Egypt for the installation of underground pipelines and horizontal directional drilling (HDD) bores. It notes that the pipelines will serve as storm water drainage, sewer systems, water supply and reservoir system for the commercial and residential island.
ACCESSION #
59784900

 

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