Horizontal Directional Drilling 2

County Antrim

Location: Numerous locations around county Antrim

Application: Installation of gas main pipeline

Job Description:

Meehan Drilling was contracted by Murphy International to carry out specialised crossings benath rivers and marsh lands for the 6” spur lines as part of the Northwest Gas Pipeline

Equipment Used:

Rig 7 EGT, American Auger Mud Recycling Unit

Drilling Methods: Both walkover and wireline location systems were utilised alongside mud motors and jettings assemblies
Ground Conditions: Ranged from peats, gravel, boulder clay, cobbles to basalt and sandstone