Ward & Burke Tunneling Inc. recently holed through on the first of two drives for the Kingsbury Run Culvert Repair project in Cleveland, Ohio. The curved drive spanned 2,722 ft, making it the largest curved drive completed in North America to date.
Modulift provided a custom lifting beam, slings and shackles as specialist pipeline contractor Stockton Drilling completed multiple lifts of a 28-ton, 18-m long tunnel boring machine (TBM) that was working subsea at the Beatrice Offshore Windfarm/Direct Pipe Landfalls (BOWL) project at Portgordon, Scotland.
Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, has agreed to acquire the assets of Cate Drilling Solutions LLC, a U.S. company that distributes and services Atlas Copco drilling equipment and components.
P&B Risk Management, a women-owned small business providing a broad range of services including project risk management analyses, project management services, engineering services and technical consulting, recently marked its one-year anniversary.
The City of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, has begun the prequalification process for its Inglewood Sanitary Trunk project. The city has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for a general contractor (GC) and potential microtunneling subcontractors.
Chris Allen (1946-2017), Assistant Director for DC Water’s Clean Rivers Project, passed away on Nov. 24. Allen had 47 years of experience in construction management, general contracting, consulting field supervision and program management of large buildings, mass transit, heavy construction projects and aviation programs.
MST Global (MST) in October announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire MISOM Technologies (MISOM), based in Tucson, Arizona, for an undisclosed fee. The move is a significant step in the progression of MST’s global digital transformation strategy.
To help navigate the latest approaches to risk management – including the potential benefits and pitfalls – the Risk Management in Underground Construction course was held Nov. 28-29 near Washington, DC.