Pilot Tube

Pilot Tube

The Pilot Tube Method (PTM) is one of the most popular techniques available to an underground contractor. Pilot tubes are installed with a high degree of accuracy required in the gravity flow sewer industry while integrating features of other trenchless technologies such as microtunneling, auger boring, pipe ramming, and horizontal directional drilling to install a variety final product pipe.

The installation of the pilot tube is simply the beginning to the versatility of guided boring technology. Explore many of the common sub-methods performed by top contractors around the world.