Figure 1 Placing a One Call is the most important step an excavator can take to prevent damages to underground infrastructure. However, the One Call system’s success is dependent upon active participation from its members. Unfortunately, not all infrastructure is properly maintained and located by participating members. Some infrastructure is abandoned, some is not present …
Allan (A.J.) Clark founded Omni Damage Prevention in 2018. Omni specializes in mapping unknown underground infrastructure and competency based technical training. Before founding Omni, A.J. served as U.S. Damage Prevention inspector for a major Liquids Pipelines operator for 6 years. In this role, he helped develop and implement a competency-based training program, served as Damage Prevention SME, and administrated the One Call ticket management program. From 2006 to 2012, A.J held several different roles in the pipeline survey industry on a variety of projects. A.J. firmly believes that the key to any successful Damage Prevention Program is effective communication between stakeholders.
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2019 Special Locate Issue