Winter is in full throttle and is sure to bring us more heavy snowfall, which means more school closings, traffic delays, and potential tardiness when it comes to your daily routine.
Marking Utilities During Snowfall
When those days come, The Read more >
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 >
We recently got called in to assist on renovation of the Divine Lorraine Hotel at 699 North Broad Street in Philadelphia, PA. This was the Underground Detective’s first job of the day and as the driller is drilling his first Read more >
Safety is our number one goal at The Underground Detective and as construction and home improvement season begins to hit its peak, we’d like to discuss the dangers of not following the proper procedures when it comes to underground utilities. Read more >
The Underground Detective is dedicated to providing the best underground utility service possible, not only in accuracy, quality, and price, but especially in safety. Underground utility detection requires careful consideration due to the nature of what we locate: utility wires Read more >
It can be confusing to determine where to start when doing a project that requires digging. Here are a few quick tips to get you started:
1) Designate the area of excavation with white paint.
Clearly defining the area will Read more >
SUE is an engineering technique which identifies the quality of underground utility information. Using this technique will result in better designs and enhance damage prevention efforts. The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) developed standard 38-02, which is a Read more >