With over 25 years in business, Earthworm Horizontal Drilling Ltd has completed thousands of projects in Alberta and British Columbia. On this page, you will find photos taken during some of our recent projects. Take a look to get an idea of what we can accomplish, and then contact us to discuss how we can assist with your next project.
2020 Hudson Hope
Project Description: Using a wireless EM Steering tool, two parallel bores of 2” steel gas mains were installed. The bore path was drilled uphill 360m with a 47m elevation change and 30+m depth! It was critical to have a deep bore to avoid the fracture zone of the hill.
2019 Terrace duct bundles
Project Description: The pilot hole was drilled with 3650DR Rock system and then reamed and pulled with JT8020.
2019 Ft St James
Project Description: 2300m of 6” water main was installed along hwy in winter conditions.
2018 Water main looping
Project Description: Three 24” cased bores were installed using auger boring and pipe ramming to complete this project given the complex conditions.
2017 Nechako Subdivision:
Project Description: This remote, winter project required working along railway tracks. 36” and 48” culvert pipes were installed under the tracks without any delays to the train scedule!
2015 Residential 4’ gravity sewer line under the house
Project Description: Drilled under the house for connection to city sewer.
Summer 2015: Augering on Hwy 97
Project Description: 90m of 36" and 36m of 48" steel pipe was installed along the hwy. A pilot drill and in-house surveying was used to enure the accuracy and precision of this project.
2015 Prince Rupert Ferry Terminal
Project Description: 42" steel pipe installed over 25m of very rocky terrain.
Rainbow Summit, Prince Rupert
2014 Vancouver Island, Pacific Rim National Park
Project Description: 2000 m of 8" HDPE installed in a very sensitive ecological area!
Various Projects around BC
2012 Ft. St. John:
Project Description: 1200 m 8’’ Sewer force main and road and rail crossings, with HDD installation of 24’’ steel casing.
2010 Fort Nelson:
60 m 18’’ HDPE intake through the berm of the town water reservoir
2010 Masset, Haida Gwaii
Total Project: 8’ HDPE water line 600 m under the harbour and 8’ sewer line 350 m
Note: Two 300 m bores were completed under the harbour. The sewer line was drilled under a culturally modified tree.
HDPE and Fusible PVC
2007 Fraser Fort George:
3.5 km 4’’ sewer force main
Waterline Lake Intakes
Various Lakes around BC