How to design for the largest diameter microtunnelling project in North America as featured in Trenchless Technology Canada
Important insights from Metro Vancouver’s Milestone Microtunnelling Project – the South Surrey Interceptor. In order to accommodate growth and enhance environmental protection, often water utilities need to get creative to find capacity solutions. In this instance, twinning a second sewer line and getting there using a microtunnel boring machine was the answer. The path to a successful microtunnel installation starts well before the first pipe is ever pushed into the ground. In this article, Trenchless Technology magazine showcases the South Surrey Interceptor Johnson Road Phase 2 project and its path towards successfully navigating past, and through, many obstacles in what might be the largest diameter microtunnelling project in North America.
Read full article in Trenchless Technology.