TITLE

Saving The Longest For Last: Big Warrior Selects Big Rig For Gas Pipeline Installation

PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Underground Construction;Dec2005, Vol. 60 Issue 12, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Big Warrior Corp.'s use of the horizontal directional drilling machine Vermeer Navigator D200x300 in the installation of a 12-inch natural gas transmission line spanning 2,000 feet in solid rock. The company was hired by AGL Resources Inc. to complete a five-mile steel replacement project. To maintain the integrity of its natural gas pipelines, AGL Resources surveyed and replaced all of its bare steel pipes with epoxy-coated pipes to prevent corrosion.
ACCESSION #
19505355

 

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