Project Details

    Client: TransCanada Pipelines

    Completion Date: April 2013

    Industry Sector: Oil & Gas

    Area of Expertise: Horizontal Directional Drilling

    Services Provided

    • Construction Site Selection and Surface Evaluation
    • Subsurface Investigation and Evaluation
    • Project Risk Analysis and Decision Making Support
    • Front End and Detailed Design
    • Contingency/ERP Design
    • Contracting Strategy Evaluation and Contractor Qualification
    • Construction Monitoring, Trouble Shooting  and Contingency/ERP Implementation
    • Project Completion Summary and Project Archive

    Client Challenge

    Crossing of the Hay River with a 48” natural gas pipeline.

    Entec’s Solution

    Entec’s route evaluation, geotechnical investigation and detailed design lead to a successful, environmentally friendly crossing. Tender and construction support lead to timely information updates to the client to allow for quick decision making and accurate project documentation.

    Results & Client Benefit

    A major river crossing successfully completed utilizing an 84” surface casing and a 60” ream diameter to install the large diameter pipe. Accurate project documentation assisted the client in understanding how construction progressed and how success on future projects can also be realized.

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