The work of The Underground Detective may always have room for some surprises, but it’s rare that an assignment seeking out an old foundation can involve a search of the nighttime skies. On a day-to-day basis, the norm for our Read more >
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We were recently called onsite to scan and clear soil boring locations before they drilled them for the Antea Group in Wheatley Heights, NY.
When to Call a Geotechnical Engineer
A Geotechnical Engineer works with the engineering behavior of earth Read more >
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The Underground Detective’s number one priority on each and every job is safety; the safety of employees, underground unknowns, and the safety of our customers. We take pride in the work we do and spend an extensive amount of time Read more >
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Have a project or job that requires excavation? When it comes to excavation safety, you can never be too cautious! The Underground Detective has given you safety tips previously, but we’re back for another installment, this time with a list Read more >
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You have planned your project, made the necessary calls to 811,
and now you’re ready to dig…What are the next steps?
What to remember when you’re ready to dig:
When making excavations using traditional or trenchless technologies (type of Read more >
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We were called by a customer in Cincinnati, OH that has a sink hole in their parking lot and wanted us to investigate. We talked through our process and we were hired to inspect the storm piping to make sure Read more >
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We recently got a call to aid in scanning drilling locations for an industrial facility in Washington, West Virginia.
Scanning Drilling Locations
An electrical contractor is running new conduits up and down the bridge piers and along the bottom of Read more >
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During the heating cycle, a geothermal heat pump uses the earth loop to extract heat from the ground. As the system pulls heat from the loop it distributes it through a conventional duct system Read more >
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