2019 Q4 Issue

2019 Winter Issue

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2019 Q4 Issue Articles

DIRT 2018

CANADIAN DIRT 2018 In 2018, seven Canadian regions reported damages via DIRT (Damage Information Reporting Tool). On average, 47 damages occurred per workday (assuming 254

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Picture Perfect

As utilities incur third-party damages out in the field, every piece of evidence compiled during the investigation is important to the future recovery of repair

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Port of South Louisiana

As the largest tonnage port in the western hemisphere, encompassing 54 miles of the Mississippi River, spanning three Louisiana parishes, and receiving 4,000 deep-draft vessels

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2019 CCGA Symposium Recap

CCGA’s 7th Annual Damage Prevention Symposium **Members of the CCGA Board of Directors posed for a photo. L-R, Front Row: Stephanie More (Enbridge/Atlantic CGA), Travis

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Dr. Tom Iseley Retires

DR. TOM ISELEY has announced his retirement after more than 40 years of experience in the planning, design, and construction of underground infrastructure systems. After

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Engaging in Our Future

IN CONJUNCTION with the DPWG meeting, API organized a damage prevention/public engagement workshop entitled “Engaging in our Future” at Chevron’s offices in Houston, Texas. The

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Social Media – Winter 2019

#Safeexcavation   #Safeexcavation WHAT’S TRENDING ![](//cdn.coverstand.com/54365/635714/article_assets/f52ab4acac1aab286b7f1ce3c417ca69744fa8a3.jpg) Follow these companies on Facebook

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Industry News

In Memoriam: James (Jim) Barbera ————————————– It is with much sadness that we announce the passing of James (Jim) Barbera at the age of 79.

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Trenchless Technology Solutions

Trenchless Technology: A Growing Industry for Infrastructure Management ———————————————————————– The complex needs of North America’s underground municipal services continue to expand as critical infrastructure reaches

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Flagshooter Right after the ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday the 24th at 3:00pm, head straight to Booth 306. You will find yourself in a 10×20

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CGA Excavation Safety Conference

March 24-26, 2020 | Palm Springs, California ——————————————– Zero Damages. Reaching the Goal Together. —————————————– The Excavation Safety Conference is the premiere international event dedicated

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Public Awareness

Annual Excavation-Related Damages to Underground Facilities Increased from 2017 to 2018, According to Latest CGA DIRT Report ———————————————————————— Increased damages reinforce the importance of continued

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Workers on dig site

Planet Underground Events 2019

The Roundtable Live! August 8, 2019 planetunderground.tv/the-roundtable-live-2019 ON AUGUST 8, Planet Underground held its second 811 Day celebration, known as The Roundtable Live!, a groundbreaking

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As a private locator, I have a disclaimer on my work order which states “not all facilities may be marked, and not all marked facilities

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