In one section of the project, JJD Contracting was hired to install 6,500 feet of 4-inch pipe in the portion of land adjacent to U.
In other sections, JJD Contracting was charged with the installation of 12 to 16-inch high-density polyethylene (HDPE) transmission pipelines, which presents its own challenges, particularly when it comes to selecting the proper boring equipment.
Route 1, which created a tight working area for the JJD crew to drill.
Facing a difficult task with a short deadline, JJD turned to their Toro DD4045 directional drill that they purchased in 2014 from Toro dealer Flagler Construction Equipment, Davie, FL.
We've owned other drills before, but nothing compares to the power in the DD4045 for a machine of its size," said Mike Gardiner, co-owner of JJD Contracting.
Dual outriggers with unique reverse provide maximum stability during pull back, and ultimately allowed JJD to get the right angle and better footing in the sloping ditch to drill.
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Development LLC $181,824 Joe Whiteside, David Prewitt, Russellville Warner & Warner III LLC $181,824 Matthew Warner, Little Rock D.