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The Vermeer BoreAid™ 4.1 Pro design tool was designed for contractors, engineering consultants, and project owners with the planning and design of horizontal directional drilling (HDD) installations. Vermeer BoreAid™4.1 Pro streamlines the planning and design of HDD projects by considering key aspects of a drill project such as bore path planning, load calculation, product pipe selection, drilling fluid management and bore pressure estimation based on current industry standards (ASTM/PRCI) and HDD best practices.

Features & Benefits

Product pipe selection

Ease of use and time-saving to perform product-appropriate calculations quickly.

Soil information (database)

Ease of use to select appropriate soil parameters based on a built-in geotechnical database.

Pullback load calculation

Know the engineering estimates for required pullback forces to install the product following industry standards.

Pipe stress analysis

Evaluate the in-service and installation stresses applied to the product ensuring that it remains structurally sound.

Compliance check analysis

Perform check of a bore plan to help ensure full compliance with relevant industry standards.

Advanced bore planning

Complete flexibility to design and plan a bore path with multiple straight and curved sections, while understanding the impact of the compound and horizontal bends on pullback load and pipe stress.

Company Info

1210 Vermeer Road East
Pella, IA
US, 50219


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