Horizontal Directional Drilling
Mears is recognized as an industry-leading Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) contractor, providing solutions for our client’s horizontal directional drilling needs. We pride ourselves in having the experience and technical expertise to complete the most unique and challenging projects in the world. Mears approaches each project with in-depth analysis and project planning which allows for the successful completion of projects.
Mears has the capabilities to complete crossings of up to 60-inch pipe with continuous lengths of over 8,000-feet. Whether the crossing is in soft soils or the hardest rock, a sensitive water body, crossing a major freeway, or completing a shore approach (Link to explanation and illustration of shore approach), we manage each project with the proper equipment and planning to get the job done.
Continuously investing in new technologies and staying abreast of the latest techniques, Mears has remained on the leading edge of the HDD industry. Whether utilizing the intersect method (Link to explanation and illustration on intersects), guiding the bore with gyroscopic technology (Link to Technological Advancement section) or completing water-to-water crossings, we strive to bring the best the industry has to offer on each and every project.
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CLICK HERE to view Frontiers of Construction - An HDD crossing the Frazier River in British Columbia, Canada installing 24-inch pipe