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Representatives Bob Latta (R-OH) and Tim Walz (D-MN) introduced H.R. 3862, The Clean Water Affordability Act, Jan. 14 to assist financially challenged communities advance of clean water projects while minimizing the financial impacts on ratepayers and municipal budgets.

The Flagshooter system inserts marking flags and sprays paint with one hand, without having to bending over.

For the first time, a Canadian construction company has installed a pipeline using the Direct Pipe technology from Herrenknecht.

Bobcat Company has released its first Tier 4 500-frame loaders, including a non-diesel particulate filter (DPF) engine solution.

People get old. People get disinterested, want to come home at night after a day’s work or simply believe they are entitled to an air conditioned and heated job environment. People just don’t find the working in the construction market appealing. For whatever the reason, the underground construction market is increasingly feeling the pinch of a limited labor pool.

Advertisers from the print edition of Underground Construction, March 2014, Vol. 69 No. 3.

Some of the largest wind farms in the United States are using large diameter, solid wall high-density polyethylene (HDPE) conduit to protect electrical cables and the environment.

Drilling fluid/polymers by M-I SWACO, Baroid Industrial Drilling Products, CETCO Drilling Products and Wyo-Ben.

Two of the primary benefits of trenchless construction and rehabilitation technologies are their capabilities of replacing or rehabilitating failing pipelines in locations where it is impractical or impossible to perform extensive excavations.

Texas-based contractor Laney Directional Drilling recently employed Direct Pipe technology to make an underground wetlands crossing on a segment of a major pipeline project in the Northeast United States.