Effects Of Pipe Bursting On Nearby Utilities

Timberlake, Matt
September 2011
Underground Construction;Sep2011, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p68
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the impact of pipe bursting technology when applied on adjacent utilities. It notes that understanding the effects of pipe bursting is essential in preventing utility damage and ensure the success of the construction project. It is critical for the construction team to consider a management model regarding risk reduction and assessment. A general rule of thumb is also considered which requires the calculation of the potential effects or the potential impact zone.


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