- Equipment SPOTLIGHT. // Underground Construction;Sep2011, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p14
The article offers brief information on several ground penetration radars (GPR) including the INTERRAGATOR EZ GPR System from Vermeer Manufacturing Co., UtilityScan LT from Geophysical Survey Systems Inc. (GSSI), and the 2450GR Ground Penetrating Radar from Ditch Witch Trenching Co.
- Directional Drilling: HDD Rigs. // Underground Construction;Sep2011, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p54
The article offers brief information on several equipment and supplies for directional drilling including the Directional Drill 1100 Rapid Setup (DD-1100RS) with optional rod-loader from American Augers Inc., the Grundodrill 4X from TT Technologies Inc., and JT5 compact horizontal directional...
- Directional Drilling: Tracking Systems. // Underground Construction;Sep2011, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p56
The article offers brief information on several tracking systems for directional drilling including the itrack system from Radiodetection Corp./SPX Corp., and the 8500 and 8500T tracker from Ditch Witch Trenching Co., and the Gold Series from Underground Tools Inc. (UTI).
- Equipment spotlight. // Pipeline & Utilities Construction;Mar96, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p12
Introduces various equipment and supplies used in underground construction and drilling and boring. Includes Pow-R Mole Model PD-4 Hydraulic Pusher/Puller; HYDRAUL-EZ borehole stabilizer and lubricant; BORE-GEL boring fluid.
- Micro HDD finds unique niche. Griffin, Jeff // Underground Construction;May98, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p25
Focuses on the need for micro horizontal directional drilling units in the underground construction industry. Features of the equipment; Popularity of the compact drilling machines in Europe.
- Drilling fluid for salt water environments. Griffin, Jeff // Underground Construction;Sep98, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p80
Features Wyo-Ben Inc.'s contaminant-resistant bentonite drilling fluid. Specifications of the fluid; Benefits to projects in areas exposed to sea water and salt-contaminated environments.
- Mud recycling for mid size rigs. // Underground Construction;Sep98, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p81
Features American Directional Drill MCM-1800 mud recycling machine from American Augers Inc. Specifications; Capabilities; Design.
- M-I SWACO. // Underground Construction;Mar2012, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p56
The article offers brief information on several drilling fluids and polymers from M-I SWACO including Max Gel high yield bentonite, Max Bore HDD boring fluid, and Poly-Plus inhibitive polymer.
- New Ground Penetrating Radar From Ditch Witch. // Underground Construction;Jun2011, Vol. 66 Issue 6, p72
The article offers brief information on the 2450GR Ground Penetrating radar system from Ditch Witch Trenching Co.