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Sporting Clay Tournament Gathers Pipeliners for Fun, Networking and Safety Training

Posted by Giant Shapes on March 23, 2021

Southeast Directional Drilling had the pleasure of sponsoring The Pipeliners Association of Houston’s annual Spring Sporting Clay Tournament as a Silver Sponsor on March 12, 2021, in Katy, Texas. This tournament encompassed a sunny day of great fun, networking, and safety training. We give our thanks to the volunteers, sponsors, and others who make this association so valuable to the industry and community.

A team participating in the Houston Pipeliners’ Sporting Clay Tournament on March 12, 2021, is ready to shoot clays. Pictured from left to right: Sam Sebo (SEDD), Neal Hamil (JT Miller, Inc.), Todd Barton (SEDD), Dana Heieie

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Overcoming the Obstacles

Posted by Giant Shapes on July 13, 2020

Southeast Directional Drilling Prepared for All Soil Conditions

SEDD-article After years of preparation, work on the Northern Natural Gas (NNG) Cedar Station Upgrade in Dakota County, Minnesota (US), was completed in the autumn of 2019. Approximately eight miles (12.9 km) of 20 in. (50.8 cm) steel pipeline was installed around the Twin Cities suburb of Eagan. The new pipeline loops NNG’s Rosemount Junction to the Minneapolis No. 1 branch line, and is part of a 14 700 mile (23 657.4 km) pipeline connecting from Texas through Minnesota to upper Michigan.

The bulk of the work on the Cedar Station Upgrade project …

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SEDD tees off for the New Year

Posted by Tessa Patterson on December 21, 2017

The SEDD team celebrated another successful year of business at the SEDD Safety Conference and Golf Tournament on December 1 at the Lone Tree Golf Club in Chandler, Arizona.

Teams of two competed for best scores, longest drive and closest to the pin during the tournament. First place went to Josh Ugrich and Joe Vought, followed by Caylon Silver and Dale Sievers of Vermeer in second place, and Dana Heieie and Patrick Robinson of Right Turn Supply in third place. Dale Sievers also won the closest to the pin and longest drive competitions.

When SEDD employees weren’t teeing off, they …

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Updated Pictures!!!!

Posted by Web Admin SEDD on November 23, 2015

We are happy to post some updated pictures of our Executive Management as well as some of our Directors. Please feel free to view them and stay tuned for additional updates coming soon.

Executive Management

Management Team

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Enbridge Pipeline in Missouri and Illinois

Posted by Web Admin SEDD on November 23, 2015

Check out a project that Southeast Directional Drilling is working on in Illinois.

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Kenai, Alaska

Posted by Web Admin SEDD on March 26, 2015

Here is an article that mentioned our BR112 crew that is working out there in Kenai, Alaska. Great job to the crew out there!!

Thank you to the Peninsula Clarion.

The posted article below is from the Peninsula Clarion, written by Ben Boettger and pictures by Rashah McChesney.

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March 2015 Updates

Posted by Eddie Ramos on March 19, 2015

Apologies to everyone for not being able to update for a bit. New year and off to a busy start. However, we here at SEDD, wanted to take just a couple of minutes to provide a couple of quick updates.

As you may have seen on our FB page, there has been some recent position changes. If you didn’t happen to catch it there, here they are:

  • Josh Ugrich is now Vice President and will be overseeing our Estimating and Business Development for SEDD
  • Dan Smith is now Director of Project Management and will be overseeing Project Management for SEDD
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TT Article – Southeast Directional Drilling Puts the Bend in Hickory Bend Project

Posted by Eddie Ramos on November 17, 2014

Here is a new article that is posting on Trenchless Technology’s website. Check it out!!!

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Southeast Directional Drilling Acquired by PLH

Posted by Tessa Patterson on June 23, 2014

Power Line Holdings Inc., a portfolio company of private equity firm Energy Capital Partners and sole owner of Power Line Services, Inc., announced Jan. 3 the acquisition by PLH of three specialty pipeline construction and maintenance companies, including Southeast Directional Drilling.

Power Line Holdings Inc., based in Delaware, is also now known as PLH Group Inc. (PLH). Effective Dec. 18, 2012, PLH acquired Southeast Directional Drilling, LLC (SEDD), M&M Pipeline Services (M&M), and Energy Services South LLC (ESS). The addition of these three pipeline construction companies significantly expands the capabilities of PLH to provide specialty construction and related services for …

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Wolf Bay Project (2012)

Posted by Tessa Patterson on June 23, 2014

A recent project to install more than 6,200 feet of electrical transmission lines in Orange Beach, AL, included multiple challenges, including two intersecting horizontal directional drilling (HDD) pilot holes beneath Wolf Bay inter-coastal waterway channel to complete a single crossing. Project participants say the project represents the longest installation ever made of continuous cross-linked polyethylene insulated (XLPE) cable rated at 115-121kV and 300MVA and the longest directional drilling installation ever to use specifically-engineered thermal grout.

Read the rest of the story here: Visit Article

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