The Potomac Influencer
Client: Potomac Energy (First Energy)
Type: Horizontal Directional Drilling
Duration: 5 Months
Equipment Used: DD100x140II, DD100x120II, DD36x50DR, DD36x50II, reclaiming units for each drill, 3 mud motors, Vermeer DR system.
Product: 3 – 8 inch electrical conduits, bundle, 24in hole
Bores: 4 Bores Total
Lengths: Each bore between 2000' - 3700'
Geotechnical Conditions: Blue Granite, caverns, clay
Challenges: Underground caverns, tight clay before and after rock, freezing temperatures, heavy snowfall and freezing rain.