Pipe Bursting

AUI has completed over 202,000 LF of pipe bursting
on 72 construction projects including:

28 Inch HDPE at Insertion PIt

28 Inch HDPE at Insertion Pit

  • Pipe bursting projects across the country, including for:
    • City of Fort Collins, CO
    • City of Omaha, NE
    • City of Green Bay, WI
    • City of Phoenix, AZ
    • City of Tempe, AZ
    • Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) in Maryland and Virginia.
  • Sewer line pipe busting projects throughout New Mexico including:
    • Over 36,000 LF for the City of Santa Fe, NM
    • Over 15,000 LF for the City of Albuquerque, NM
    • Over 17,000 LF for the City of Las Vegas, NM
  • Three pipe bursting jobs for Sandia National Laboratories:
  • Two pipe bursting projects for Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Providing the first trenchless technology used by the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) for the Big I Project in 2001
  • Pipe bursting projects in historically, archeologically, and environmentally significant locales


Project News

AUI Breaks Ground on Largest Project in Company History

Rio Bravo Groundbreaking

July 31, 2017–

The NMDOT held a groundbreaking ceremony for the I-25/Rio Bravo Interchange Project today, and construction is scheduled to begin on August 8th.

The $50M project is the largest in AUI’s 36-year history.
Read more…

Employee News

Deluca Presented with Albuquerque Good Samaritan Award

Photo of Mayor Richard Berry presenting Good Samaritan Award to Anthony Deluca.

September 1, 2017–

Today, Mayor Richard J. Berry recognized Anthony Deluca as this week’s Good Samaritan for helping a man who was blind cross a busy intersection. Deluca is an employee of AUI, Inc., a contractor for the Albuquerque Rapid Transit (ART) project. Read more…