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Alan Snider

Snider Named President/COO at Laney Directional Drilling

SPRING, Texas (June 23, 2016) – Alan Snider, a veteran of more than 26 years in designing and managing complex horizontal directional drilling (HDD) and Direct Pipe® (DP) projects for pipeline crossings, has been named President and Chief Operating Officer at Laney Directional Drilling (Laney).

Laney is a global leader in integrated engineering, HDD and DP construction services. Founded in 1989, Laney has been a trenchless technology pioneer, as has Snider in his career.

At Laney, Snider is responsible for the overall management of the company, including leadership of the HDD; DP; engineering; sales and marketing; and estimating teams. Since joining Laney in 2011, he had served as Vice President of Engineering and Project Management. READ MORE...


Proud to be Part of the Trenchless Technology Top 50 Trenchless Design Firms 

Congratulations to our Engineering team! - There is no substitute for experience. READ MORE...


Laney Makes Top Three in Trenchless Technology Project of the Year 

We are proud to be in the top three of the 2015 Trenchless Technology Project of the Year for New Installation. Congratulations to the winner and thank you to our Supers, their crew, and PM for all their hard work. READ THE ARTICLE ...


Laney’s Direct Pipe Technical Symposium a Success

Laney would like to thank all of its customers who attended Laney’s Direct Pipe Technical Symposium on Wednesday at the Royal Sonesta Houston Hotel. More than 100 Laney customers joined the Laney team in a half-day technical symposium to learn about Direct Pipe trenchless technology. The technical symposium was presented by Laney experts in the field and involved a Direct Pipe technical presentation, discussion, and Q&A session.


Our People Are Our Greatest Asset

At Laney, we believe that our people are our greatest asset and the key to our success. We would like to thank our Supers Carlton and Junior, their crew, and PM Kent for their hard work as they get started on 9900’ of 20” pipe in Corpus Christi, TX. Be safe and happy drilling!


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