HDD Operations Noise Impact Management and Control


Matt Cott


Behrens and Associates, Inc. Environmental Noise Control


(303) 618-5322


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HDD Operations Noise Impact Management and Control


Hello –

Please find the following attached submittal for consideration for your No Dig North show in Vancouver in November 2021.

Our company, Behrens and Associates, Inc. Environmental Noise Control (BAENC) is an active member with the no-dig shows both in the U.S. and Canada and plan on continuing our involvement with the organization as we continue to provide noise impact sound control engineering field installed solutions on a variety of large-scale, “sensitive impact” pipeline projects through Alberta and British Columbia on the Trans Mountain pipeline project as well as other pipeline projects in eastern Canada…

Additional Professional References:

Pipeline Owner: Trans Mountain – Dean Palin, Project Lead – Lower Mainland – dean_palin@transmountain.com (403) 514-6429
Trans Mountain – Erez Allouche, Technical Lead – Pipeline Construction – erez_allouche@transmountain.com (587) 926-0620

General Contractor: KLTP – Eric Wood, P.Eng, Project Manager – eric.wood@kltp.ca (604) 999-2460

Engineering: CCI and Associates, Inc. – Justin Taylor, VP of Engineering – justin.taylor@cciandassociates.com

Drilling Contractor: Direct Horizontal – Dave Fisher, Project Manager – dave.f@directhorizontal.com (780) 218-2716

Nature of Project:
  • Trenchless Research and Innovation
Trenchless Technology Involved:
  • Tunneling
  • Microtunneling/Pipe Jacking
  • Horizontal Directional Drilling
  • Auger/Case Boring
If a case study is being discussed, confirm that the owner has given permission for the material to be presented.


Has the presentation been previously given at other events or conferences? (Non-NASTT events)?


Entry Date:

January 4, 2021