Guided Pipe Ramming - Akkerman

Guided Pipe Ramming

Guided Pipe Ramming

Guided Pipe Ramming has been becoming an increasingly popular trenchless method as it is effective in a wide variety of ground conditions proven difficult with other conventional methods such as auger boring.  This method combines the line and grade accuracy of the pilot tube installation with the power of a compressed air pneumatic pipe rammer affixed to the rear of the casing.

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To learn more about our versatile equipment for guided pipe ramming, see the equipment section or contact one of our experienced sales representatives for more information.

Case Studies

Sydney’s forgotten ghost tunnels all powered up with guided boring breakthrough

Akkerman was recently featured in a Trenchless Australasia article. Directhitt Trenchless has completed a project for Laing O’Rourke at Sydney’s Central Station by installing critical electrical infrastructure for the new Sydney Metro. As part of the biggest upgrade to Sydney’s busiest railway station in decades, Directhitt Trenchless were contracted to supply and install four DN […]

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