Horizontal Directional Drilling 6

Athlone, County Westmeath

Client: Reach Active
Location: Athlone, County Westmeath

Job Description:

Meehan Drilling successfully completed the installation of 150 metres of 3 x 355mm OD pipe and slip lined with 4 x 110mm OD pipe. The Meehan drilling crew did encounter some problems due to unstable ground formation and had to trail drill pipe in order to maintain hole integrity. The Meehan drilling crew completed the job in 7 working days.

The drill consisted of drilling under a very busy building supplier’s yard and a live railway track. Safety was paramount on this job due to the high volume of traffic ongoing in the building supplier’s yard. The job was completed 7 days ahead of schedule and more importantly the job was done safely with no LTI.

Equipment Used:

EGT 2035HD, Mud mixing system