Day: September 26, 2017

Spectacular SAFE-LIFE Success at Locator Safety Awareness Week 2017

June 18-24 was an amazing week for the 8,000- plus locators and their loved ones across the USIC family. The combination of social media engagement, live action tailgate talks, local/regional/corporate hazard recognition contests, and a phenomenal showing at the International Locate Rodeo demonstrated USIC’s commitment to the underground utility locating industry. During preparations for LSAW …

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Underground Utility Location Surveys in Trinidad and Tobago

L&S Surveying Services Limited operates out of Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana, with 17 years of experience in the field of surveying and mapping. As a company, we observed a need for underground utility location and mapping in the twin island of Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) through research and interactions with many clients. Similarly, the …

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What is the Utility Engineering & Survey Institute (UESI)?

(Editor’s Note: This is the 8th in a series of articles addressing misperceptions that exist about Subsurface Utility Engineering.) My mother grew up in Rives, a small town of about 400 people near Reelfoot Lake in the northwestern part of Tennessee. There were many small towns like Rives in the early 20th century. It had …

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