Public Works Association
is an international educational and professional
association of public agencies, private sector companies, and individuals
dedicated to providing high quality public works goods and services.
for the National Utility Locating Contractors Association
formation represents a concerted effort by leading companies in the
field to establish the highest standards to guide the industry's growth
in both size and importance. NULCA members feel that their participation
is important to maintain a connection for industry insight relating
to a critical national service!
you are a facility owner or operator, locator, design professional,
One-Call Center employee, excavator, contractor, or other stakeholder,
ensuring the safety of those who work or live in the vicinity of underground
facilities and protecting vital services is everyone's responsibility.
The Common Ground Alliance
is a nonprofit organization dedicated
to shared responsibility in damage prevention and promotion of the damage
prevention Best Practices identified in the Common Ground Study Report.
Building on the spirit of shared responsibility resulting from the Common
Ground Study, the purpose of the CGA is to ensure public safety, environmental
protection, and the integrity of services by promoting effective damage
The magazine of subsurface infrastructure protection since 1986.
TheCableVine.com is dedicated solely to those hardworking people that mark out your underground utilities so that you can dig safely. They don’t ask for much just a thank-you now and then.
Transportation Safety Board
is an independent Federal agency that
investigates every civil aviation accident in the United States and
significant accidents in the other modes of transportation, conducts
special investigations and safety studies, and issues safety recommendations
to prevent future accidents. Safety Board investigators are on call
24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Gas Technology Institute (GTI) provides energy and environmental products and services with a
focus on natural gas. Programs of this kind allow organizations to out-source
all or part of their technology function and implement technology solutions
to gain competitive advantage.
The Underground Utility and Leak Locators Association is a not for profit association
of firms and individuals that are involved in providing underground
utility and leak detection services to municipalities, private property
owners, industry, engineers, architects and others. Members work in
the municipal, commercial, residential, industrial and swimming pool
has as its goal to establish and encourage a high degree of professionalism
among its members, in its clients and customers, an most importantly
in the performance of its services.
The National Telecommunications Damage Prevention Council (NTDPC), is a non-competitive
forum dedicated to promoting the protection of underground facilities,
subsurface facility awareness and the use of One Call notification systems.
Our goal is to prevent damage to the buried facilities that form our
nation's telecommunications infrastructure, the integrity of which,
being vital to the national interests of the United States.
The Directional Crossing Contractors Association (DCCA) is a
trade association established in 1991 to promote the interests of the
directional crossing industry and to educate the public regarding the
issues critical to the development of the industry. The DCCA serves
the pipeline and utilities industries.
Energy Association (MEA) is a consortium of energy industry organizations
that pursue operational excellence by providing training and information
resources for themselves and other organizations to enhance employee
safety, productivity, and positive customer relations. By offering training
seminars, conferences and roundtables, MEA provides member companies
and organizations with the opportunity to share information and guide
Line Contractors Association was established in 1948 and negotiates
labor agreements, encourages safe practices in pipeline construction
and seeks the resolution of problems common to all those in the industry.
The Association negotiates and administers the National Pipe Line Agreements
(collective bargaining labor contracts) with the International Unions
representing the four crafts of employees involved in pipeline construction
(Laborers International Union of North America, International Brotherhood
of Teamsters, United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters and the
International Union of Operating Engineers).
Petroleum Institute (API) provides a forum for all segments of the
oil and natural gas industry to pursue public policy objectives and
advance the interests of the industry. As a major research institute,
API supports these public policy positions with scientific, technical
and economic research.
Gas Association (AGA) represents 189 local natural gas utilities
that deliver gas to 54 million homes and businesses in all 50 states.
Additionally, AGA provides services to member natural gas pipelines,
marketers, gatherers, international gas companies and a variety of industry
associates. The American Gas Association advocates the interests of
its natural gas utility members and their customers, and provides information
and services promoting operational excellence in the safe, reliable
and cost-competitive delivery of natural gas.
Fence Association benefits the fence industry and the consumer by
promoting the highest levels of professionalism, ethics and product
standards, through the dissemination of information.
than 25 years, Geospatial Information and Technology Association (GITA) has provided exciting, invaluable educational programs for professionals
involved with infrastructure-related GIS projects. We provide a forum
to discuss processes, problems and solutions for accessing and managing
mapping and facilities database information. Through its conferences,
seminars, chapter events, and publications, GITA helps geospatial IT
professionals discover the myriad ways to maximize geospatial data.
Tap into the wealth of information available only from GITA's geospatial
information technology network.
Contractors Association is a nonprofit, professional trade organization
of regular member utility contractors and associate member equipment
manufacturers, suppliers and service providers. Through these members,
DCA strives to promote the distribution construction industry while
providing a reasonable assurance of the skill, integrity and responsibility
of its member contractors.
Institute is a semi-autonomous organization within the American Society
of Civil Engineers. Organized into seven (7) directorates - construction,
equipment, materials, engineering/design, owners, services, and education/research
- CI is uniquely designed to address the needs of every aspect of the
by individuals who work each day in the Utility Construction business.
We know about the items we advertise or help promote. We understand
how valuable your time is when your are trying to locate something like
a pipe plug, construction laser, core drill machine, submersible pump,
excavator mat or other item. That why we have developed and will continue
to develop a database of Products and Services for the Utility Contractor.
Utility Contractors Association
Associated General Contractors
facts and fundamentals about pipelines as well as information about
CGA and the Dig Safely program.
Utilities Coordinating Council is dedicated to promoting the organized
planning and installation of underground facilities, and to the protection
of those substructures once placed.
Utility Coordinating Council is a non-profit organization of utilities,
government agencies, contractors, and vendors in Lane County, Oregon
promoting the call-before-you-dig law and one-call number. LUCC coordinates
street encroachments between various utilities to ensure efficient use
by all parties. Regular meetings are scheduled on the 1st Thursday of
each month at Sizzler's in Springfield.
Regional One Call Centers, One Call Concepts, Inc.
Notification Center is the one-call agency dedicated to safeguarding
citizens and construction personnel who work around utilities, as well
as safeguarding the underground infrastructure of pipes, mains and lines
which bring utilities to your community.