News and Information for Directional Boring Professionals. Directional Boring (Horizontal Directional Drilling - HDD) is a trenchless method of installing underground pipes & conduits with minimal surface disruption.
Freedom Utility Placement installs underground utility lines such as conduits, pipes, wires & cables using horizontal directional drilling, a trenchless installation method that does not require excavation.
Vermeer horizontal directional drilling equipment pioneered the techniques of horizontal directional drilling, and Vermeer still sells half of all horizontal directional drilling (HDD) units for underground construction, utility installation and cable laying without disturbing the above-ground environment.
Directional Boring | Drilling Equipment and Liability Insurance. If you are a contractor who provides directional boring/drilling (also known as underground boring or horizontal or trenchless directional drilling), you know the importance of proper insurance coverage.