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Training Workshop Underground Utility Mapping

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Training Workshop Underground Utility Mapping

  1. 1. TRENCHLESS TECHNOLOGY TRAINING WORKSHOP UNDERGROUND UTILIT Y MAPPING PART 1 PRESENTER RAMLI MOHAMED ORGANISED BY; MALAYSIA SOCIET Y OF TRENCHLESS TECHNOLOGY
  2. 2. Workshop Agenda Introduction--------------------------- The Importance of Information--------------------------- from Underground----------- Safe Digging & Best Practices Technologies, Methodology & Application - ElectromagneticLocators - Ground Penetrating Radar Questions & Answers
  3. 3. Introduction Background & Experience--------------------------- - 20 years working in utility--------------------------- locating industry----------- - 12 years in APAC., 6 years in Malaysia - Worked for leading manufacturers of EM/GPR - Approved CPUL Trainer - MALA Geoscience : Regional Manager, APAC - Application & Training Concultant
  4. 4. The Important of Information--------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Why is information about the underground important ? - Safety! - What Lies beneath the surfacde cannot be seen - Dangers exist with certain utilities, i.e Gas/Power - Existing maps/drawings may be inaccurate, out- dated, or non-existing Obtaining this information can be challenging Modern utility locating technologies offer a pratical solution
  5. 5. The Important of Utility Locating : Why ?Information--------------------------------- Safety, Safety, Safety !--------------------------------- - Safety for anyone--------------- excavating in the vicinity of buried utilities - Safety for the utility network - Safety forn the general public - Safety for the environment
  6. 6. The Important ofInformation Utility damage causes :------------------------------------- - Dsiruption of service-------------------------------------------- - Affects quality of life - Financial loss - Injuries / Fatalities Locating helps obtain important information from underground and aids in utility damage prevention.
  7. 7. Utility Damage Prevention :Helping the underground industry works safely, toprotect buried facilities from damage and ensurepublic safety.Safe Digging & Best Practices
  8. 8. Before You Dig--------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Obtain site drawings and maps Use a Locator – EM / GPR Mark the utilities Dig carefully and safely Update records  Procedure : - Call before you dig - Allow time for marking - Respect all markings Dig with C.A.R.E - Excavate carefully
  9. 9. One-Call System Centre Free service usually-------------------------------------------------------------- funded by utility------------------- companies - Process locate requests - Notify utility owners of planned excavation
  10. 10. One-Call System Process ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ --- 6. DPS includes ticket in daily routine 7. DPS locate facilities,1. Contact Centre documents work and2. Information logged, ticket completes ticket assigned 8. Completed ticket3. Ticket sent to utility processed, including companies/contract locator billing4. Utility/Contract Locator enter 9. One-Call System Centre ticket into database notified of completed5. Ticket routed to Damage ticket. “positive Prevention Specialist (DPS) response” issued 10. Ticket filed for future reference

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