Category: Utility Mapping

Why Underground Utility Locating is Crucial for Safe Digging

Underground Utilities Locating

Underground utility mapping is the process of locating and mapping utilities before undertaking construction projects. Failure to implement safe digging practices can lead to hitting utilities, causing service disruptions, and derailing project completion deadlines. It’s vital for safety and keeping construction tasks on track. Why Underground Utility Locating is Crucial for Safe Digging Underground Utility… Read more »

From Pixels to Points: The Common Ground of Geospatial Mapping and Video Games

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There are some households who will still be able to remember when their parents might have considered video games something of a waste of time, though everyone’s parents might have used different wording. Today, we live in a future where video games and online tournaments bring in more money than manufacturing – and who’s laughing… Read more »

How Deep Are Most Underground Utilities Buried?

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Underground utilities include electrical lines, natural gas lines, and sometimes internet cables. The reason utility lines are buried is for safety reasons, both for people who have to walk above them – and for the safety and security of the utilities themselves. If underground utilities were buried too shallow, they could resurface and get damaged… Read more »