Q & A with Robert Edwards and Mark Bruce At the CGA 811 Excavation Safety Conference & Expo held in Phoenix this past March, a panel of industry leaders came together to explore the concerns of the water and sewer industry and address the most important topics of the day. Moderated by Dr. Samuel Ariaratnam …
I have been protecting the integrity of the Water system in Indianapolis and its surrounding eight counties since 1978. I have worked in many different positions with the Water Industry during that course of 40 years. Currently I am a Supervisor in the Water Distribution area of Citizens Energy Group. My everyday task involves directing my team of eight System Inspectors who do leak investigations, leak surveys, damage investigations, job planning and scheduling for six maintenance crews, back checking all critical main locations our outside contractor does for us along with oversee of the contractor that locates our Water, gas and Sewer mains and services. I am very active with the Indiana 811 Council.
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2019 Q2 Issue
(Bonus Digital Content Continued from Page 23) WHAT MEASURES, BOTH PROCEDURALLY AND TECHNOLOGICALLY, ARE UTILITIES TAKING TO PROTECT THEIR CRITICAL WATER AND SEWER INFRASTRUCTURE? Robert Edwards: At Citizens Energy Group, the first procedure to protecting the water system begins with the screening of locate requests each day. A 100-foot buffer has been established around critical water …