Martin Cherrington conceived the use of Horizontal Directional Drilling as a practical alternative to conventional trenching methods beginning in the 1960’s.

2016 – Martin Cherrington

HDD, as it would become known, would ultimately revolutionize the way the construction industry would come to install underground piping on a world wide basis.  Martin’s stature in the trenchless industry is iconic and as such, he is known as the “Father of HDD”.