Oil Wells Files

Trenchless Pioneers Build on Past, Look to Future

Sharon M. Bueno Trenchless Technology August 2016

  • Avanti International Continues to Educate and Develop Chemical Grouting Industry

Sorting Out the Grout

Britt N. Babcock, PE, Director, Geotechnical Division World Tunnelling 2013

  • Tunnel contractors can choose whether to use cement or chemical grouts. To help them out, Britt Babcock discusses both types, which to use, when to use them and why...and an idea of how much it will all cost.

Avanti Product Guide

Avanti 2016

  • Avanti Product Guide - A complete list of Avanti products and their general information on descriptions, uses and packaging

Stabilizing Running Sand During Pipe-Jacking

American Cyanamid AM-9 Technical Manual 1960

  • Problem: A city water supply pipeline, 126 cm. in diameter, has to be placed under the Keiyo Highway in close proximity to an irrigation channel. The water supply pipe had to be placed without disturbing highway traffic.

Improving Oil Production in a Water Flood Cave

American Cyanamid AM-9 Technical Manual 1960

  • Problem: Water was pumped down a well to displace petroleum from the oil-bearing formation into an oil producing well.

Trenchless Technology: Avanti Leads in Industry Development & Education

Allen Thomas Trenchless Technology Magazine 1994

  • Trenchless Technology - June 1994 - Avanti leads in industry development and education: In 1978 when Avanti International was formed by four rehab contracting companies, David Magill was hired as its first employee and the company's first president.

Rembco Undertakes New Project for Hazardous Waste Containment at ORNL

Avanti News + Views 2005

  • "Locking hazardous materials in place is almost always safer and more cost effective than removing them for treatment, and there typically is no ongoing maintenance" -Clay Griffin, President of Rembco Geotechnical Contractors, Inc.

Ultrafine Cementitious Grout

U.S. Grout, LLC 2000

  • Ultrafine Cementitious Grouts from US Grout

Increasing Oil Production

American Cyanamid AM-9 Technical Manual 1960

  • Problem: A petroleum production water flood project was not responding well to flooding. An injection profile indicated that about half of the injected water was entering the zone between the two perforated intervals.