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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Case Studies

GBM Case Study – Pilot Tube Microtunneling 2

The City of Minneapolis’s sewer system was originally constructed in the 1890s and in need of capacity upgrades and new extensions as part of the Nicollet Mall re-imaging effort in the heart of downtown. The highly urbanized region had many subsurface utilities and above ground buildings and structures. Read more

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Tunneling