Inertial locating to accurately map LIVE underground gas distribution utilities is a game changer

Inertial locating to accurately map LIVE underground gas distribution utilities is a game changer Inertial locating is an innovative technology that is used to accurately map underground pipe networks. But to date the technology has required non-pressurized pipes. Now a PHMSA-sponsored project has demonstrated that the technology can be applied to small-diameter pressurized gas lines […]

Applying inertial locating technology to mapping and condition assessment of large deep assets

Applying inertial locating technology to mapping and condition assessment of large deep assets Knowing where things are underground has become important enough that in a number of jurisdictions around the world including the Netherlands, Singapore, and the U.K., initiatives are underway to create national digital twins which include below-ground infrastructure. Recently there have been important […]

PRIVATE LOCATING PROSPERS WITH DEPENDABLE EQUIPMENT

PRIVATE LOCATING PROSPERS WITH DEPENDABLE EQUIPMENT ON THE MARK LOCATORS PRIVATE LOCATING PROSPERS WITH DEPENDABLE EQUIPMENT, LOYAL TEAM Utility locating work runs deep in Jake Mason’s blood. Now the President of Indiana-based, On The Mark Locators, Jake Mason has been surrounded by this type of work since he was a child. Started private utility locating […]

CUTTING OR DRILLING INTO CONCRETE?

CUTTING OR DRILLING INTO CONCRETE? CUTTING OR DRILLING INTO CONCRETE? Whether cutting or drilling a concrete slab, walls, roofs, or any floors in between…concrete scanning is an integral part of the operation to ensure the safety of the work crews and the integrity of the building’s infrastructure. Concrete scanning provides means to identify not only […]