Sudbury 16 OCT 2019 - Travelodge Hotel - Brookview Room / 1401 Paris Street, Sudbury
The ORCGA 2020 Damage Prevention Symposium will take place on February 11-13, 2020 at the Chateau Laurier, Ottawa, Ontario.
Calling All Damage Prevention Industry Leaders!
Ear to the Ground
Construction contractors face long delays in waiting for utilities to provide complete and reliable locate information.The delays are compounded by the fact that utility locates have a relatively short validity period, and once expired a request must be resubmitted.
Source: Joe Johnson Equipment
1. Emergency-Stop Wrist Strap
2. Water System with Digright Technology
3. Kill Switch
Source: Originally published in the Fall 2019 issue of dp-PRO
Unlocatable underground facilities pose a significant risk to excavators and the communities in which they work. Any facility operator with plastic pipe, concrete, or dielectric cables understands the challenges these assets can pose over time.
Source: Global News, NY Times, The Observer
When we think of farming and rural agricultural, we don’t automatically connect these activities to utility infrastructure.
The federal government will be investing more than $37 million to expand Highway 11/17 through the Township of Dorion, Ont. The investment is being made through the Building Canada Fund-Major Infrastructure Component. The project involves the expansion of an 8.6-kilometre section of Highway 11/17 from the existing two lanes to a four-lane divided highway and two new bridges will be constructed over the Canadian Pacific Railway line at Ouimet, replacing the existing bridge.
Source: Job Talks Construction
Julia studied environmental studies and civil engineering technology. She discovered her passion for a career as a Site Supervisor after a scholarship placed her at two job exciting sites.
Source: The Star
A team of people from the Lake Ontario Waterkeeper environmental group descended on the Toronto harbourfront looking for any signs the previous night’s massive, flash-flood rainfall had caused the city’s ancient combined sewer system to overflow into the lake. They didn’t need to dip a single test tube into the water to know it had.
The CGA 811 Excavation Safety Conference & Expo is the premiere international event dedicated to providing educational content and resources to help protect buried assets. Don’t miss your chance to take part in the event and take home information to help your business.
The CGA 811 Excavation Safety Conference & Expo is the premiere international event dedicated to providing educational content and resources to help protect buried assets. Make a difference in the industry by connecting with those who can effect change.
Effective February 1st, 2020 Ontario One Call will remove the option for any communications via fax.
Reporting and Evaluation Committee meeting: TBC
Best Practices Committee meeting: TBC