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Engineered Solutions

Engineered Solutions

Engineered Solutions

One of the greatest advantages of the various trenchless methods is combining their best qualities to create an innovative approach for a challenging project. Count on Akkerman to develop a tailored approach or modifying existing technology to achieve your project challenges. Our sales and engineering professionals will work with your team to identify a design solution for your specific application.

Even if you already own an entire fleet of Akkerman equipment, blending methods may open the door for a new service opportunity for your company with little capital investment. Our staff is not afraid of devising a creative approach to help you maximize your resources for successful project completion.

Learn more about some of our customer’s project successes to see how others have overcome challenges. Please contact our sales department to discuss your options.

Engineered Solutions Case Studies

Digging Deeper – January 2023

New Year’s Hole-Out: Sims Bayou Microtunneling Project It was a great start to the New Year in 2023 for the Melcar Group as their Akkerman SL82P MTBM holed-out on the Sims Bayou tunnel project in Houston, TX.  The $18.9 million project was designed to increase the overall capacity of the region’s drinking water by making […]

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Rocking In Phoenix – Drought Pipeline Project

By: Jason Holden As we look ahead into 2023, Akkerman will be celebrating its 50th anniversary as one of North America’s premier manufacturers of trenchless equipment. The first Akkerman TBM was developed in 1963 by Don (D.H.) Akkerman out of necessity to install road crossings safely and efficiently. For the next decade, D.H. continued to […]

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Digging Deeper – December 2022

Reflecting on 2022 As we enjoy the holiday season, it’s a good time to reflect, personally and professionally on the year. While the most challenging moments may first come to mind, we’re grateful to recall the satisfying achievements. No matter the outcome, both provided an opportunity to grow and a greater sense of purpose. Our […]

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