Ground Piercing, Inc.

Services

Horizontal Directional Drilling

Horizontal Directional Drilling

Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) is the ideal method for underground installation of gas, electric, water, telecommunication or soil remediation lines - without excavation or trenching. Horizontal directional drilling ensures minimal environmental disruption and is an excellent choice for installations in diverse rock... Read More »

Pipe Ramming

Pipe Ramming (Jack & Bore)

Pipe ramming is the ideal method for crossings under highways and roadways, electrical and fiber optics, environmentally sensitive areas like rivers and streams, pipelines, and utilities... Read More »

Pipe Bursting

Pipe Bursting

Pipe bursting makes it possible to make the size of existing pipes larger without excavating and replacing the pipe. Pipe bursting involves a bursting tool which pulls a polyethylene pipe through an old pipeline of equal or smaller size. The old pipeline is... Read More »

HDPE Fusion

HDPE Fusion

HDPE pipe is Butt fused together using a "fusion welder". The pipe pieces are held by a clamping device, the pipe ends are "faced" with a machining tool to establish a clean mating surface, a heating element or heating plate is inserted in between the faced ends... Read More »

Vacuum Excavation

Vacuum Excavation

Vacuum excavation technology provides fast, precise, non invasive excavation, in an environmentally friendly approach. By using high pressure water and vacuum to safely uncover underground utilities and verify paint marks without damaging property or crews... Read More »

Pneumatic Boring

Pneumatic Boring

Pneumatic boring tools, powered by air compressors, are frequently being used to punch a hole under the landscape from the municipal connection to the residential home or business. With only two small operating pits, boring with pneumatic boring tools minimizes excavation, and the jobs are typically done at one-third the costs and... Read More »

Consulting Services

In addition to providing a wide variety of trenchless construction services, Ground Piercing, Inc. offers consulting services for underground, utility, and trenchless technologies. Typical methods may include: Horizontal Directional Drilling, Jack & Bore, Pipe Bursting, and Pipe Ramming.

We consider the project from a multifaceted viewpoint that includes: pre-bid construction and site analysis, cost estimating, risk assessment, functional requirements of the project, and geotechnical conditions.

The services we provide rely heavily on practical experience with a variety of trenchless methods and provide workable solutions for public utilities, engineers, and private sector owners.