Investing in Illinois
In November 2019, Planet Underground TV crews traveled to Kankakee, Illinois to cover NPL and Nicor Gas working on a major infrastructure upgrade in the area. The job was part of a larger restoration project that Nicor Gas participates in to ensure that aging gas pipelines are replaced after a certain amount of time. A gas pipe on this particular job site had been in the ground since the 1930s! From excavating, to welding, to conducting X-ray imaging on thousands of feet of pipe, Nicor Gas demonstrated some essential methods for ensuring their natural gas delivery systems stay in good condition.
Read more on this story in American Locator Volume 33 Issue 6.