Horizontal Directional Drilling HDD

Horizontal Directional Drilling is an increasingly popular trenchless solution in the Middle East, offering convenience and protection to the communities and environments we operate in.

Joseph Gallagher Middle East has many years’ experience  operating and running Horizontal Directional Drilling rigs in the Middle East region. This popular trenchless method of installing pipe for utilities such as electric cables, gas, water and pressure pipelines is ideally suited to the typical geological conditions experienced in the region.

We have the ability to install various diameters of pipe from 90mm to 1200mm using our various Horizontal Directional Drilling rigs. This range of Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) equipment allows Joseph Gallagher Middle East to offer our clients various options that suit the geological profile of their projects. Whether, the site investigation shows that the drilling strata is rock or more cohesive ground our engineers will be able to selected the correct Horizontal Directional Equipment to handle the ground. From air hammers and guidance systems from line wire to sonde to make sure the pipe is successfully installed.

We have used HDD to install pressured pipelines both water and sewerage, electricity lines, gas and sea outfalls and understand what is required to install the pipe from welding and de-beading the product pipe.

Our attention to detail and well developed procedures comply with the latest international standards and will ensure that you have the right contractor when it comes to trenchless pipe installation using Horizontal Directional Drilling.


Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD), is a leading trenchless technology due to the systems convenience and protection it gives to the communities and environments in which we operate. JTS have experience in achieving highly accurate graded drilling, with fine-tuned drill processes to overcome adverse ground conditions