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2023 marks the 20th Anniversary of the ORCGA. A lot has changed regarding damage prevention over the past 20 years, and we are proud to say we have played an integral part in helping to educate, train and advocate for the protection of underground infrastructure.

Help us celebrate this milestone by recording a short congratulations message.


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Have photos from past events? Please send them to . Both the photos and video will air during our upcoming Damage Prevention Symposium in Windsor, Ontario February 7-9, 2023.

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T2 Utility Engineers (T2ue) specializes in the professional investigation and analysis of above and below-ground utilities. We provide comprehensive Utility Engineering consulting services, including Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE), CCTV, and utility coordination to help reduce damage from improperly recorded utilities and unknowns.
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We can't mark this milestone without recognizing those that have been here since the beginning.

Watch for the 20th Anniversary special edition of Ear to the Ground! Spring 2023.
Our celebrations kick off at our 2023 ORCGA Damage Prevention Symposium!

Vermeer Canada Inc.
Avertex Utility Solutions Inc.


Join other damage prevention professionals from across the province as we return to our in-person symposium.

Full Delegate Registration: $850 HST

Municipal Day Pass: Wed. Feb 8 ONLY: $250 HST

Contractor Day Pass: Wed. Feb 8 ONLY: $300 HST


Sponsored by Vivax Metrotech 




Attendees! Join us Tuesday, February 7, at 9:00PM for an evening of music and celebration!

All 2023 Damage Prevention Symposium attendees are eligible to receive two gold seal credits towards their accreditation for attending the event.

For more information on Gold Seal Accreditation please visit The Canadian Construction Association’s website.

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Great opportunities are still available including advertisement in our program and on our event site.


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Industry News
Source:  CBC News 
There's always some uncertainty about what the new year will bring, but Torontonians can expect at least one thing in 2023: construction, and lots of it. 
From housing developments to road construction, there are hundreds of projects in the works across the city.
Here are a few major development projects you can expect to make headlines in 2023. 
PGC Services
Vivax Canada


See who is exhibiting this year.




Attending the Symposium? Join us at our Awards luncheon on Thursday, February 9 at the awards luncheon to celebrate the winners of the Excavators of the Year, ORCGA Member of the year and the Jim Douglas Award of Excellence.
A & J Vacworx Inc.
Source:  Link2Build Ontario
The federal and provincial governments announced investments of more than $12.5 million in November and December to support the delivery of broadband internet technology to thousands of homes and businesses in southwestern Ontario.
The projects are being delivered in partnership with Southwestern Integrated Fibre Technology (SWIFT) Inc.
Reef Industries, Inc.