Going underground

Matthew Izzard (Chairman, UKSTT) Although some techniques, such as pipe jacking, have been around for many years, trenchless (or No Dig) technologies really started to develop about 30 years ago, largely in response to a...

Is trenchless pipe pulling the most environmentally sound way to repair and replace lead...

Simon Drain, managing director of UK utility supplier Kobus Services Ltd, shares how innovative pipe pulling technologies are being successfully deployed in the United States to not only repair and replace old lead utility...

Hammer straight through with Geonex hammer drilling

Geonex hammer drilling is a trenchless method which provides clear benefits for the water industry, producing a guaranteed slope, no matter what the geological conditions you come across. The slope is guaranteed even if you...

Sanivar UK and Danaher & Walsh APS announce new partnership

Sanivar UK and Danaher & Walsh APS have announced a partnership to bring the ground-breaking SaniTube and SaniLine trenchless pipe lining systems to the UK market.  With over one million metres of Sanivar products successfully...

Could the drainage industry benefit from wider use of Trenchless Technology?

By Glenn Cartledge, (MD of Source One Environmental) Trenchless pipeline repair techniques are widely used in the UK and have been available – tried and tested – now for decades.  In fact, the United Kingdom...

Self-repairing cities Trenchless technology of the future

Maintaining the underground water infrastructure is one of the greatest challenges facing the industry, especially given the pressure to deliver more without passing the cost onto the customer. Pinpointing exactly what is going on...

‘NO-DIG’ contractor, specialising in a range of trenchless applications

Chiltern Thrust Bore Ltd is the UK’S leading specialist ‘NO-DIG’ contractor, specialising in a range of trenchless applications with a reputation for excellence, reliability and high standards of workmanship.  By adopting a ‘can do’ attitude...

Watertight solutions that last

Trelleborg is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions that seal, damp and protect critical applications in demanding environments. We speak to Jörg Garbe, Sales Manager Pipe Repair EMEA, about how their innovative solutions...

R&M Utility and Civil Engineering Services – Focus on Trenchless Technology (Pipe Lining)

R&M Utility and Civil Engineering Services are committed to finding high-quality and economical solutions for their clients. As a sewerage contractor in the South West, R&M are continually researching repair and rehabilitation techniques; repeatedly...

Bournemouth CIS Tunnel Renovation: A Technical Narrative

  In this issue of Water Industry Journal, Julian Britton, Trenchless Technology Manager at Wessex Water (YTL Engineering and Construction) takes us through a landmark project to renovate Bournemouth CIS Tunnel which is soon to...
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