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Countdown to the Big Event Down Under!

May 25, 2022 by  
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AUSTT_NODIG_2022_social-media-postPrime Horizontal is getting geared up for the No-Dig Down Under #Event that’s happening in three weeks time. Come and have a chat with Gary and Tina at booth #6!

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100° Right Horizontal curve

May 18, 2022 by  
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Kudos on a #successful job completed with #ParaTrack#GyroModule together with a #MudMotor assembly for the reorganization of 30kV cables in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Tracking used: 100m surface coil at entry side, #LFB to check position before we reached exit side.
Distance: 630.11m
Depth: 16m under seabed, 24m under sea level
Horizontal Curve: 100deg Right
Entry Angle: 12deg
Exit Angle: 19deg
Ground: Backfilled ground, clay and limestone
Pipeline: 315mm HDPE
Technique: 4 ¾” Mud Motor, 6 1/2” TCI Bit
Job Description:
Challenging project crossing a wide harbor to lay a 30kV line between a power plant and a wastewater treatment plant.
Started in the north side, close to the power plant.
Drilling straight parallel to the main road (100m surface coil). 80m after reaching the water edge, started a right turn (100 deg) until the end. Punching out just 20m after reaching exit side.
Limestone started 20m below sea level. On the way down we had some spots with bad ground (stones or gravel). On the way up, last 40-50m ground was extremely soft, in spite of this we managed to punch out successfully!



ParaTrack Gyro Module: The most flexible accurate tool!

May 11, 2022 by  
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The #ParaTrack #GyroModule isn’t just your standard #HDD gyro, it’s an investment in a complete guidance toolbox that provides flexibility no matter where your #trenchless projects take you. #Accurate

Did you know?

March 21, 2022 by  
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Did you know?

…that Prime Horizontal Inc supports North, Central, & South America from bases in Texas, Canada, Mexico, & Brazil?
Do get in touch with Dillon Wilson: Prime Horizontal’s US Sales Representative.
We’re just a phone call away.












Headed to Sweden

February 9, 2022 by  
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1_20220118_132135Impressive! Brand New: Spick and span 24’’ Split Bit Hole Opener left the Prime Horizontal #Europe warehouse for the Swedish market.
• 24″ x 12″ PH 5 Cone Split Bit Hole Opener, with 4 1/2″ IF BxB Connections. Seen here dressed in 16″ Dual Seal IADC 537 Cutters with #Double Sided Leg Protection.
This is with longer than standard gussets and fully #HardMetaled centralizer bars, and a set of front and rear facing jets.
Contact your local Prime Horizontal to get your #HDD projects equipped with the #GreenFleet!

All dressed up!

January 26, 2022 by  
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Customised Viper body fully dressed with 14’’ #TCI cutters as per customers request. Sent out from Prime Horizontal#Europe. Your proud #Global suppliers of Viper RockReamer™ Now internationally available!
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Another Viper delivery

January 18, 2022 by  
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Proud #GlobalSuppliers of #ViperRockReamer; Prime Horizontal sent out yet another delivery of Viper cutters and arms.
This time out of the #Europe warehouse. Well done!
Click here: for more information on the Viper RockReamers
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PH Aus is looking for Field Service Engineers

October 27, 2021 by  
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Field Service Engineer
About the business and the role

  • Prime Horizontal is a leading service and guidance company in the utility pipeline sector. We operate on a global basis offering a wide range of guidance engineer services, specialising in Horizontal Directional Drilling in Non-Oilfield applications. We have established a culture of innovation where our employees really make a difference.

To expand our team of Guidance Engineers we are looking for

Field Service Engineers

Employment status:

  • Full Time
  • Ability to travel
  • Salary dependent upon experience

Job tasks and responsibilities

  • Travel to and from Australian base as well as foreign locations to perform guidance operations (US, Canada, Europe, Asia and South America) as directed.
  • Office based role, when not in the field, as directed by the local manager.
  • Act as PH service representative (smart, clean business like and professional appearance).
  • Research and collect all information necessary for the planning stage and design of the project on site (initial land survey topography, coil setup, steering equipment setup and bore path design).
  • Support the local teams of technicians/engineers and supervise operations at location.
  • Operate steering tool system & determining optimum steering method to achieve borehole success.
  • Liaise with client regarding daily process of the project, potential steering issues & presentation to client of viable alternates for success.
  • Daily contact with office regarding project progress, accurate and timely reporting to supervisor as issues develop on site.
  • Timely submittal of all job related paperwork & computer files to the office.
  • Preparation of final as-drilled report & CAD drawing and presentation to client of all paperwork including daily reports.
  • Personally test all guidance equipment and take responsibility for all equipment being clean and in good working order prior to mobilization wherever possible.
  • Keep up with changes in technology, sign up for additional training and education courses when necessary.
  • Work on site, in- and outdoor in all weathers and conditions.

Skills and experience

The successful applicants will have a university degree in relevant discipline or equivalent experience in the field. Strong mathematics backgrounds integrated with excellent computer and communication skills, and demonstrating a high level of professional integrity. Experience with AUTOCAD, Land Surveying, Steering tool software (ParaTrack/Tensor/Gyro) and foreign languages (preferable but not essential).

Job benefits and perks

Prime Horizontal offers a competitive benefits package and personal development opportunities.

Please send your application with a cover letter and CV/resume to: Nico Dekker (HR Manager) via mail: We are planning the first interviews in October/November 2021

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Longest Intersect in India!

July 7, 2021 by  
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#Congratulations to the team involved in the #Longest Intersect in India!
#RemoteSupport by Prime Horizontal Europe out of India.

HDD and Associated works for Brahmaputra River under Barauni-Guwahati Pipeline Project 1
Tracking used: #ParaTrack2
Location: Guwahati, Assam, India
Distance: 3,558.74m (11,674ft)
Depth: 41.5m/ 136ft
Horizontal Curve: 3,565.14 m (11,696ft)
Entry Angle: 10 degree
Exit Angle: 10 degree
Ground: Rock and soft
Pipeline: 6”
Tracking used: Wire line & ParaTrack2
Technique: #MudMotor assembly and #Jetting assembly
Job Description: HDD across Brahmaputra River under BGPL Project

#teamworkmakesthedreamwork #kudos #HDD


Jumbo Viper RockReamers – Now Internationally Available!

July 2, 2021 by  
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Viper Jumbo RockReamer

Prime Horizontal is proud to announce that we are the global suppliers of Viper & Jumbo Rock Reamers!

Contact your local Prime Horizontal office:

Prime Horizontal B.V.
Salland 3
1948 RE Beverwijk
The Netherlands
PHONE: +31 251 271 790
FAX: +31 251 271 064
Prime Horizontal, Inc
7710 Harms Road
Houston, TX 77041
PHONE: +1 346 998 1180
FAX: +1 346 998 1190
Prime Horizontal
Australia Pty Ltd
10 Enterprise Street, Cleveland, QLD 4163, Australia
PHONE: +61 73 821 3684


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