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What you need to know Before You Dig

EXCAVATION EXCAVATOR UNDERGROUND SERVICES LOCATING LOCATION Sydney NSW

Before digging or excavating, it’s critical to know the location of underground utilities to avoid causing damage or injury. DBYD (Dial Before You Dig), now known as BYDA (Before You Dig Australia), is a free service that helps contractors, engineers, and homeowners access accurate and up-to-date information about underground utilities. In this article, we’ll discuss everything you need to know about DBYD/BYDA, including its history, purpose, benefits, and cost. We’ll also cover its advantages and disadvantages, and how it’s part of your duty of care if you’re digging.

Potholing Underground Utilities

Potholing Underground Utilities Service provided by Geoscope in Sydney

In this article we will be learning about potholing underground utilities. Potholing is a technique used to locate and expose underground utilities for the purpose of identifying, repairing, or installing new services. This method is commonly used in construction and excavation projects to avoid damaging existing pipelines, power cables, and other vital infrastructure.