Dates: May 2018 – June 2018
Location: East Via De Ventura and North Dobson Rd. in Scottsdale, AZ
Owner: Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community
Contractor: DPP-MGC Inc.
Description: Completed a 900-foot long Horizontal Directional Drill to install a new water line.
Challenges: Scheduling work and traffic control to be able to complete the project expediently without causing major disruption to vehicle traffic on this busy roadway, directly across from 2 busy entertainment venues and the Loop 101 Freeway on-ramp and off-ramp. Pre-assembling the entire length of the casing and carrier line on the surface, prior to pulling it underground, required a total construction site footprint over 3/4 of a mile in length,
Method: Horizontal Directional Drill
Results: Waterline was installed successfully all work was completed plus roadway restored with minimal impact to traffic.