four contractors had given up over a period of nine months,
the hospital was still faced with the problem of a severely
plugged garbage pipe containing many years build-up of medical
hospital was referred to a contractor who uses the Trenchless
Canada System. Due to the specifics of the job, Trenchless
Canada was consulted and a new accessory tool was developed
to tackle the challenge [see photos]. In addition the pipe
pulling unit was used in a horizontal configuration to work
within the confined space available!
new tool was highly successful and after a mere two weeks
the job was done and a total of 12,000 pounds of medical waste
accumulation had been removed in the process.