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Utility Locating

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Read Our Spring 2020 Issue

In its pursuit to Save Lives through Education, dp-PRO is collecting industry data through research surveys and results. Our goal is to provide valuable data that informs the entire industry regarding successes, challenges and opportunities. Your input is important to developing inclusive results to help direct the overall focus of the research.


As a private utility locator, my day differs from that of a contract locator. While they typically work from a laptop containing an

Pre-Excavation Checklist

Before EVERY Excavation IN THE OFFICE ☐ Review all drawings, plans, engineering blueprints for existing buried facilities ☐ Proposed excavation area has been

One Call Spotlight: OHIO811

Each year, representatives from OHIO811 and their member utilities participate in dozens of trade shows and community events across the state of Ohio.