In a few months, the Hächler Group will be marking its 60th anniversary in business. Since opening its doors in 1946, the Swiss-based corporation has evolved into more than a building contractor.
A recent horizontal directional drilling crossing under the Elbe River in Germany resulted in what is believed to be a world-record crossing by German contractor LMR Drilling, Oldenburg, Germany, as part of a project to install an ethylene pipeline to two chemical plants.
Until 25 years ago, technical knowledge in Germany was such that installing manhole frames or regulating frames, that have dropped, slipped or tilted, meant bedding them on a layer of concrete.
Naylor Industries Plc. is a family-run business that has successfully navigated through more than a century of change, innovation and expansion.
The rapid growth of urban population coupled with the reducing subsurface, as well as ground spaces for laying utilities, are the base catalysts for the application of trenchless techniques in India and other nations of South Asia.
Leipzig, Germany, is home to the largest war memorial in all of Europe. TheBattle of…
Forteiland te IJmuiden (Fort Island IJmuiden) is situated at the mouth of the North Sea Canal, a construction project that was completed in 1876 to connect the City of Amsterdam with the North Sea.
Visser & Smit Hanab bv has a long and storied history in the underground pipeline construction industry in the Netherlands.
This article presents a message that emphasizes why it is so important to be active in industry professional and trade associations and to make sure industry-related products and services are exhibited at various functions.
When Brandenburger Group was asked to collaborate on improving an existing cured-in-place liner for a sewer rehabilitation contractor in 1990, who knew it would lead to such a successful business venture for the long-established, German composite manufacturing company?
The Trolining process for no-dig pipe renovation has proven successful for decades. Lately, the grouted-in-place pipe (GIPP) method can also be successfully applied, as shown on a recent project in the City of Eregli, Turkey, for a pressure pipeline that required relining a 690-m, steel pipe with a diameter of 1,800 mm.
Nobody needs to tell South Africans how to put a hole in the ground as the country has the deepest mines in the world and some of the largest networks: diamonds, gold and platinum.