Category: Growing your business

Plan for success, then work the plan

Many horizontal directional drilling contractors have that one success story that brings a smile to their face just thinking about it. For the owner of Pinnacle Construction & Directional Boring, Inc., in Charleston, South Carolina, that story happened on the day his team completed a 285-foot (86.9 m) bore under the entrance roadways at the Charleston International Airport.

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Vacuum excavator usage on the rise: a better way to locate buried utilities

With congested underground easements and roadways, it is becoming increasingly important to visually identify the location of underground utilities — gas, fiber, water, telecommunications and sewer — to prevent an accidental utility strike. However, using a compact excavator or a shovel to expose the line could also damage a utility. To reduce the risk of […]

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Vermeer HDD Circuit training program gets results

The Vermeer HDD Circuit® training program is designed to help HDD companies develop their employees’ operating expertise quickly. Read on to learn more about this two-week program that features a 2:1 student to instructor ratio.

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