Underground Equipment's place in the horizontal-directional-drilling market is the lightweight, portable side of the spectrum. The company manufactures nine machine models and associated tooling capable of boring diameters from 2 to 28 inches. With weights of 22 to 395 pounds, the machines are all designed for wet boring, and are built to create the bores only. They are are not designed or powered to move pipe. Underground Equipment's products are widely used by water and sewer utilities, and by utility, plumbing, sewer, irrigation and landscape contractors.