2010 Large Directional Drilling Rig Census

By Traci Read, Senior Editor | November 2010, Vol. 65 No. 11

Henkels & McCoy Inc.
985 Jolly Rd.
Blue Bell, PA 19422-0900
Tel: 1-888-HENKELS
Fax: (215) 283-7939
Web: www.henkels.com
E-mail: marketing@henkels.com
Contact: Ted Topakas (215) 283-7574
2 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 40 in.
Maximum Pullback: 500,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 50,000 ft.-lbs.
Henkels & McCoy has been actively involved with directional drilling for many years, having successfully completed crossings involving virtually every formation and working condition.
Member of DCA and PCCA.

Horizontal Boring & Tunneling Co.
505 S. River Ave.
Exeter, NE 68351
Tel: (402) 266-5347
Fax: (402) 266-5377
Contact: Brent L. Moore
2 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 36 in.
Maximum Pullback: 400,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 25,000 ft./lbs.
Specializing in rock formations. Several smaller rigs also. Over 30 years experience in other trenchless methods including tunneling, pipe jacking, microtunneling, auger boring and pipe ramming.
Member of PCCA.

Horizontal Drilling International
13, Rue Madame de Sanzillon
B.P. 166
92113 Clichy Cedex, France
Tel: 33-1-55-91-09-09
Fax: 33-1-55-91-09-05
Web: www.hdi.fr
E-mail: contact@hdi.fr
Contact: Denis Pellerin
7 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 60 in.
Maximum Pullback: 800,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 100,000 ft./lbs.
HDI has installed HDD crossings under all types of obstacles in various types of soil – more than 2,000 crossings have been installed to date in 34 countries, lengths up to 1,800 meters long and up to 48 in. in diameter.
Member of DCA.

Hydro Soil Services
Haven 1025, Scheldedijk 30
B-2070 Zwijndrecht, Belgium
Tel: (011) 32-3-250 53 11
Fax: (011) 32-3-250 56 51
Web: www.dredging.com
E-mail: Driessers.Inez@dredging.com
Contact: Lucas Bols
2 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 48 in.
Maximum Pullback: 500,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 60,000 ft./lbs.
Specialized in large diameter, long lengths and marine applications such as landfills, outfalls or water-to-water drilling.