Providing For a More Traceable Underground Utility System

Thank you Brad Penley of Porter Associates, Inc for your support and leadership. In Brad’s article, he references the North Carolina General Assembly’s, Article 8A, Underground Utility Safety and Damage Prevention Act that went into effect October 1, 2014. Brad goes on to highlight the importance of providing for a locatable tracer wire system from the onset of design and installation of new utilities. For over 20 years, Porter Associates, Inc has served municipalities, engineers, distributors and contractors by providing innovative products and services to the water and wastewater industry. Brad has been with Porter Associates, Inc. since 2012 and has been in the industry for over 10 years.  Click on the following link to view Brad’s article.  Traceable Underground Utility System.

Copperhead would also like to thank the staff at the Minnesota Rural Water Association for their passion and hard work in providing standardized tracer wire specifications and installation instructions. Your reach has extended beyond Minnesota’s borders for the benefit of the water and wastewater industry.