WHO LOCATES PRIVATE UTILITIES?

Today’s underground environment is not only comprised of primary service networks – but often with unexpected and unique systems as well.  Private Utility Locating Solutions, Incorporated (PULS, Inc) specializes in marking and mapping utility lines that fall outside of the One-Call system for both design and construction uses.

PULS, Inc services provide contractors and property owners the utility marking and identification necessary to complete their work with confidence, avoiding problems that can shut down a work site.  Engineers and Designers have come to rely upon PULS to ensure that their plans accurately reflect all utilities present – preventing costly construction delays.
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THE NEED FOR PRIVATE UTILITY LOCATING

 The increasing density of buried utility structures, the success of one-call systems in raising awareness and amplified concerns by individuals regarding liability issues has increasingly led to the need for private utility location services like PULS, Inc.

Private utilities can be found on military bases, college campuses, in industrial areas and mobile-home parks, on the properties of single and multi-family homes, shopping centers and sometimes in the road right-of-way.  PULS, Inc employs a variety of utility locating services tools and underground utility locating tools that provide safety, damage prevention and design conflict identification to projects for the engineering community, manufacturing facilities, independent contractors and government agencies.
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Latest Blog Posts

December 10th, 2013

Who Locates Private Utilities

Working with the facility owner, existing records, maintenance personnel and others, the private utility locator pieces together the utility’s position . . . In March 2008 issue of Underground Focus, Mark Palma along with Jim Holzer wrote about the challenges faced in getting private utilities marked. Palma’s article focused mainly on private utilities at the […]

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