Successful lake crossing in Canada

Friday 29 September 2017
A big Canadian oil player commissioned a new oil and gas pipeline to be installed under a lake. Due to the many lakes in Canada, the installation of new oil & gas transport infrastructure is not straight forward. Brownline’s steering service is making the installation of new pipelines a lot easier.

Scots lake crossing

Recently we have helped install a new oil & gas pipeline in Tilley, Alberta in Canada. Conventional techniques however, are ill-suited to install an underground pipeline under a lake.

Our Gyro steering tool (GST) is an independent steering tool not in need of beacons or magnetic fields. Application of this tool aided in swiftly delivering two straight bore holes under Scots lake of 700 meters each and at 50 meters depth

Back to overview