OUR CAPABILITIES AS DIRECTIONAL DRILLING SPECIALISTS
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Method and Application
Vital utilities or services that underground installation can facilitate are: water, gas, electricity, drains and communication networks Mole Group is able to assist installers of wind turbines, outside lighting, CCTV and fibre optics in the provision of their services.
Diameter and Distance
Our directional drill rigs can cover distances of up to 250m in one drill and install ducts up to 250mm diameter. Suitable for many applications, they are steerable, precise to within 25mm. We have recently added the capability to cover 175m of 350mm diameter with our Astec rig.
Our impact moles cover a distance of up to 15m in one mole shot and install ducts up to 63mm.
We are also able to install new drains to manholes in the road by precisely drilling at a constant fall of 1:100 without excavating the ground around the property.
Mole teams work UK wide and often a job starts by looking at the location on Google Earth whilst discussing the contract requirements with the customer who will then request plans of underground services from the utilities.
- Less need for hot tarmac being mined, heated and delivered in trucks
- Little to no surplus to be removed in lorries to landfill sites
- Methods suit wind turbine, ground source heat pumps installation
Where we are
Mole HQ, Wirral
Mole Group Utilities Ltd, 180-200 Pensby Road, Heswall, Wirral, CH60 7RJ
Unit 3 Ayton Workshops, 25 Raby Cross, Commercial Road, Byker, NE6 2FF
33 Finsbury Square, London, EC2A 1AD
6 South Wing, Mansion House, Devington, Exminster, Devon, EX6 8UJ
Fronfellen House, Corris, SY20 9TF
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