Directional Drilling

Getting Connected Getting Connected
Apr 08, 2014
From an engineering standpoint, it might not be the largest project KCI Technologies Inc. has ever tackled but in terms of horizontal directional drilling (HDD) work, the One Maryland: Inter-County Broadband Network project was. The One Maryland: ICBN, as it is commonly referred, is funded in part by the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. more >>


Drill Rod Check Drill Rod Check
Apr 08, 2014
Horizontal directional drills are rugged machines designed to handle challenging situations. They are engineered to function in tough ground conditions and environments. Nonetheless, HDD rigs are still susceptible to the normal wear and tear that comes with any piece of hard-working equipment. more >>


Drilling Fluids Play Critical Role in North Carolina HDD Project Drilling Fluids Play Critical Role in North Carolina HDD Project
Apr 08, 2014
Mark Hall, owner and president of Vision Directional Drilling, appreciates the benefits of using polymers and additives to enhance the desired qualities of a bentonite drilling fluid in order to control difficult soil conditions. The Camp Lejeune project put the company’s drilling and drilling fluids experience to the test. more >>


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