Eastcomm specializes in Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD, Directional Boring, directional drilling). We are experts at installing underground pipelines and conduits from the surface along a prescribed bore path. The process is successfully used for installing telecommunications & power cable conduits, water lines, sewer lines, gas lines, oil lines, product pipelines and casings used for environmental remediation.
Eastcomm, has been providing Horizontal Directional Drilling services for over 20 years and possesses a large fleet of drills in various sizes to provide a variety of solutions. This includes installations of small to large diameter pipelines.
Directional boring for a municipality can include drilling and installing pipeline for water, recycled water, gravity sewer, forced sanitary sewer mains, or other utilities. Projects may be as small as installing a 4" sanitary sewer service or range up to larger projects such as installing a 30" pipeline for water. Utility crossings include highway and roadways, rivers, streams, sloughs, wetlands, and levies.
Directional boring for commercial includes the installation of pipeline and conduit for underground utilities. Projects may include electrical and communications or utilities such as water, sewer, and gas. General Engineering contractors are typically Eastcomm's customer. These general contractors typically have a larger project but need HDD services for certain utilities. These crossing may include parking lots, streets and roadways, levies and ditches. Horizontal directional drilling can provide pipe and conduit installation without impeding car and pedestrian traffic.