Recently, Pipeline Drillers completed HDD works for Lendlease Engineering Acciona Coleman Rail JV (LACJV). These works consisted of the installation of a slotted dewatering casing and internal gathering pipe as part of the Southern Program Alliance (SPA) in Mentone. A total of 890 meters of pipe length was installed.
The installed, comprising of slotted steel enveloper casing, which is designed to maximize groundwater inflow for dewatering water bearing sands along the bore path. Once the site is dewatered the extensive excavation works can commence. The Pipeline Drillers team did an excellent job completing the project whilst adhering to the rail work safety standards.