February 27th, 2013The Economics of Risk Absorption and Risk Transfer Strategies in Horizontal Directional Drilling
The Crossing Company, in conjunction with the University of Alberta's Centre for Excellence in Trenchless Technology (CETT), will be presenting the second paper in a series of five at this year's NASTT No-Dig Technical Conference in Sacramento, California. Manley Osbak, Vice President of Engineering & Estimating will present "The Economics of Risk Absorption and Risk Transfer Strategies in Horizontal Directional Drilling".> Read More
January 25th, 2013Safety Stand Down 2013
The Crossing Company has completed its 8th consecutive Safety Stand Down Week from January 21-25, 2013 as part of our continued committment to safety within our organization. All active rigs were visited by senior management during the stand down to reinforce the importance of a strong safety culture.> Read More
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