Trenchless Technology Piping offers comprehensive coverage of pipe installation, renewal, and replacement using trenchless technology methods. This step-by-step resource explains how to implement efficient design, construction, and inspection processes and shows how to save time and money with a state-of-the-art project management system.
Packed with detailed illustrations, the book surveys the wide variety of trenchless technologies available and discusses the recommended applications for each. This cutting-edge engineering tool also contains vital information on contracting, project delivery, safety, quality control, and quality assurance.
Preface; New Developments; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1. New Pipeline Installations; Chapter 2. Existing Pipeline Renewal and Replacement Methods; Chapter 3. Spray-on Coatings and Linings for Renewal of Potable Water Pipe Distributions; Chapter 4. Pipe and Pipe Installation Considerations; Chapter 5. Project Considerations for Horizontal Directional Drilling; Chapter 6. Project Considerations for Pipe Replacement Methods; Chapter 7. Construction and Inspection for Cured-in-Place Pipe; Chapter 8. Inspection and Quality Assurance/Quality Control for Trenchless Installation and Replacement Methods; Chapter 9. Planning and Safety Considerations for Trenchless Installation Methods; Appendix A. References; Appendix B. Related Documents; Appendix C. Acronyms and Abbreviations; Appendix D. Glossary of Terms; Appendix E. Conversion Table; Index