Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD): Utility and Pipeline Applications / Edition 1

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This is a complete sourcebook of information on Horizontal Directional Drilling, the installation of pipelines and utilities beneath obstacles such as water and roadways. HDD is a fast-growing technology in the trenchless industry.

  • Provides technical information on the design, permitting, construction, bid documents, specifications, and construction of HDD applications
  • Numerous HDD calculations with examples
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071454735
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 6/3/2005
  • Series: McGraw-Hill Civil Engineering Ser.
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 400
  • Sales rank: 870,349
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 0.98 (d)

Meet the Author

David Willoughby (Baltimore, MD) is a Projects Manager for Rummel, Klepper & Kahl, a consulting engineering firm headquartered in Baltimore, MD. He has 20 years of experience in engineering, technical writing, and management in the natural gas, petroleum and pipeline industry. Mr. Willoughby is registered by the Council of Engineering Specialty Boards as a Petroleum Operations Engineer. Mr. Willoughby serves as the Project Manager for several major pipeline projects that include many HDD applications and has performed HDD consulting and designs on numerous water body and road crossings.

He has a B.S. degree in Petroleum Engineering and has affiliations with the American Society of Petroleum Operations Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Petroleum Equipment Institute, Directional Crossing Contractors Association, National Association of Corrosion Engineers, and the Society of Petroleum Engineers.

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Introduction to horizontal directional drilling 1
Ch. 2 Installation and feasibility considerations 19
Ch. 3 HDD technology and equipment 43
Ch. 4 HDD design 75
Ch. 5 HDD installation 115
Ch. 6 HDD stress analysis for steel product pipe 143
Ch. 7 HDD pipe stress analysis for plastic pipe 169
Ch. 8 HDD tracking and surveying 221
Ch. 9 HDD contracts 243
App. A Turnkey contract 265
App. B Directional drilling footage contract 283
App. C Guidelines for a successful directional crossing bid package 295
App. D A survey of current horizontal directional drilling practices in Canada and the United States 307
App. E Engineering survey sample 367
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