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Barbco, Inc. to sponsor fourth annual TTC Auger Boring School

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World Pipelines,

Barbco, Inc. is proud to announce that it will be a sponsor of the Fourth Annual TTC Auger Boring School from 25 - 29 October, 2021 at the Barbera Education, Research & Training (BERT) Facility at Louisiana Tech University in Rushton, Louisiana.

The Trenchless Technology Center (TTC) at Louisiana Tech University is partnering with the Construction Engineering & Management programme with the College of Engineering at Purdue University.

This 5-day school has been developed to provide students with the knowledge and background to understand the important components of Auger Boring operations required to produce successful trenchless excavation projects. The students will have practical hands-on experience under the skillful instruction of some of the nation’s foremost experts in addition to their classroom training.

Barbco, Inc. along with its authorised dealers, Trenchless Rental Solutions and US Shoring will provide not only expert instruction; but, state of the art, world-class Barbco Auger Boring Machines, Shoring equipment, and other resources.

Course directors Tom Iseley, Ph.D of Purdue University and John Matthews, Ph.D of Louisiana Tech University are looking forward to a packed enrollment of students. This 5-day school has been specifically designed for Contractors, Engineers, Project Superintendents, Foremen, Crew Members, Estimators, Public Officials, Educators, State Highway Department Representatives, and Regulatory Agency Representatives.


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