Infrastructure

Featured Articles

Stormwater Drainage for One of the World’s Best Playgrounds

The Gathering Place is a $400 million project that transformed Tulsa’s Arkansas River waterfront into a dynamic, interactive environment. Key to its development was the construction of an underground stormwater system with more than four miles of pipe and 750 domed chambers to manage stormwater flow into the river.

Canopy Pilot-Tubes Provides Unique Project Solution

Installing pipelines or utilities beneath active roadways is always a challenge. Highway departments are concerned that excavations could settle or create sinkholes, and facility owners worry about damage from overhead traffic. LRL found an innovative solution with this Oregon project.

Hydraulic Pigs Clear Quagga Mussels from Lake Ontario Intake Pipelines

Hydraulic pipe pigging was utilized during a recent project in Canada to clean invasive quagga mussels from three large-diameter freshwater intake pipelines. The deep-water intakes, each more than 3 miles long, bring water from Lake Ontario into the Island Water Treatment Plant owned by the city of Toronto.

Utility & Communications Construction Update

The summer construction season of 2019 saw further decline for the Utility & Communications Construction Index (UCCI) companies relative to the S&P 500. From June through September, the S&P 500 is up over 3 percent, while the UCCI had declines of approximately 1.4 percent.

Events

Underground Construction Technology Conference

Fort Worth Convention Center
Fort Worth, Texas
       
For exhibitor or sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at EnergyEvents@GulfEnergyInfo.com

 

 

Pipeline Opportunities Conference

JW Marriott
Houston, TX
       
For speaker or sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at EnergyEvents@GulfEnergyInfo.com