NASTT Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) Good Practices Course in Montreal, Canada

The Great Lakes, St. Lawrence and Altantic Chapter of NASTT is pleased to offer a two-day Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) Good Practices Guidelines Course.

Feb 26, 2007 - Feb 27, 2007
Target groups: Engineers, technicians, offiicers
Category: Seminar
The HDD Good Practices Guidelines course is geared to provide an in-depth overview of HDD from planning to demobilization and covers these five topics:(1) HDD operation and application; (2) HDD equipment and materials including rigs, drill pipe, bits, reamers, and down hole tools; drilling fluid recycling and recovery systems, drilling fluids and additives, and tracking equipment; (3) planning including surface and geological investigations, utility surveys, bore planning, and regulations and permitting; (4) jobsite safety including planning and preparation, traffic control, and safety equipment, practices, and response; and (5) risk reduction, trouble shooting and mitigation.

Course instructors: Dr. Samuel T. Ariaratnam (associate professor, with Del E. Webb School of Construction at Arizona State University) and Piero Salvo, P.Eng., M.Eng. (president of WSA Consultants).

The course will be presented partially in both English and French languages. Each participant will receive a copy of the HDD Good Practices Guidelines manual.
Montreal, Canada


Angela Gosh


+1 703-217-1382



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