Day: July 24, 2018

Contractor Responsible for Explosion Not Registered in Wisconsin

Contractor Responsible for Explosion Not Registered in Wisconsin Newswatch 12 A contractor struck a gas line in Sun Prairie causing an explosion July 10th that killed firefighter Cory Barr. That contractor was not registered to do business in Wisconsin, according to the Journal Sentinel. Michigan-based VC Tech, Inc. was hired by Kansas-based Bear Communications to …

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‘Lego’ Cells Buried Beneath West Central Sidewalks as Part of Stormwater Project

‘Lego’ Cells Buried Beneath West Central Sidewalks as Part of Stormwater Project Kip Hill | The Spokesman-Review In West Central, there’s a great future in plastics. That’s the hope of Spokane’s public works department, which has spent the summer burying a network of plastic chambers on block corners throughout the historic neighborhood. When finished, the …

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Damage to AT&T Communication Lines in Palm Beach Estimated at $300,000

Damage to AT&T Communication Lines in Palm Beach Estimated at $300,000 William Kelly | Palm Beach Daily News A town contractor’s accidental cutting of communication lines while doing irrigation work on Royal Palm Way earlier this month did an estimated $300,000 in damage, an AT&T manager told police. The problem occurred around 10 a.m. July 12 when …

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Puerto Rico’s Electric Utility Is in Chaos, with Customers Still Awaiting Power

Puerto Rico’s Electric Utility Is in Chaos, with Customers Still Awaiting Power Adrian Florido | NPR In Puerto Rico, the search is on for a new CEO for the island’s electric utility. This will be the fifth CEO since Hurricane Maria destroyed the electric grid. The most recent CEO quit last week before he even …

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Pre-Excavation Checklist

❏ Lodge a FREE Dial Before You Dig enquiry online at w ww.1100.com.au or via iPhone App or by calling 1100 during business hours. ❏ Receive the Dial Before You Dig Confirmation Sheet which lists the Member Asset Owners that may be affected by your project. ❏ Receive information and plans from all Member Asset Owners listed …

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DBYD Process Chart

PLAN Lodge an enquiry via www.1100.com.au, the iPhone App, or by calling 1100 during business hours. You will receive a Dial Before You Dig Enquiry Confirmation Sheet listing the Member asset owners potentially impacted by your work site. You will receive information and plans within 2 working days from Dial Before You Dig Member Asset Owners …

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DBYD Best Practice Guide

The Dial Before You Dig Service General Responsibilities and Duty of Care The Dial Before You Dig service is the Essential First Step of safe site practices and is the preferred method for obtaining information regarding the location of infrastructure assets. Using the service is referred to as best practice in numerous industry publications. Organisations …

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