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AT&T announced in April that it wants to bring its ultrafast U-Verse GigaPower Internet service to as many as 25 metropolitan areas in the U.S.

It is often said along the East Coast that no two storms are alike, and so it was with Superstorm Sandy, which unleashed the full brunt of its fearsome wrath on the New York City area on Oct. 29, 2012.

Underground Construction's 2013 Pipe Selection Chart is your guide to which manufacturer produces what pipe: lengths, diameters, types and coatings, plus manufacturer specialties and contact information.


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Drilling fluid additives and the water that contains them are an essential part and expense of successfully completing a horizontal directional drilling (HDD) installation, and the longer the bore and larger the product being installed, the more drilling fluids cost.

Inrock has introduced a sophisticated new directional drilling guidance tool component that accurately measures bit inclination and notifies guidance engineers of any deviation or deflection in a horizontal directional drilling (HDD) drill path.

Ruth Michels was awarded the University of Wisconsin-Madison Construction Club’s Lifetime Achievement Award on April 25 at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery.

A practical and cost-efficient method to accurately locate buried plastic pipe has been developed by 3M, addressing the inability of conventional locating equipment to detect HDPE, MDPE and PVC pipe and conduit that does not contain tracer wire.

Advanced Drainage Systems Inc. (ADS), a manufacturer of corrugated plastic pipe, has opened a new distribution yard.

EPA recently announced that Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, was awarded first place in the site design category in EPA’s second annual Campus RainWorks Challenge competition.

S&N Communications, a provider of construction and maintenance services to telecomm, cable and utility companies, based in Kernersville, NC, and with corporate offices in Louisa, VA, was recently awarded a major contract for fiber optic work in West Virginia and Pittsburgh, PA.