The Concept of a Utility Mapping Repository

Cross-verified information equals fewer mistakes on any excavation site. Excavators benefit from a combination of accurate utility design data and accurate locates.

Data Security

HBK Engineering CEO, Ron Kaminski makes a great point that in the act of gathering and storing vast amounts of valuable surveying and mapping data, this is leading to an increased need internally for data security and a larger IT infrastructure to maintain it.

Chicago’s Office of Underground Coordination

Greg Preisch from Electric Conduit Construction makes a great point – having maps provided from the OUC on a dig site helps tremendously in avoiding damages.

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