We can locate power, water, gas, Telstra, sewer and stormwater before your next project beings
Why do I need to locate my services?
Before you dig or excavate, you must consider what lies beneath! Buried services such as electricity, gas, water, fibre optic and communications require expert detection. Prevent major accidents, serious personal injuries and expensive bills.
The cable locators can be used to find the following:
water pipes and drains
Independent Plumbing Inspections specialise in safely and efficiently locating & marking of all below ground services. Electricity, Gas, Telstra cables and Water pipes using our cable locators.
We can locate and mark the position of Power cables, gas services, water services, Telstra cables as well as storm water and sewer pipes.
How does the cable locator work?
Each cable transmits a different signal, and locators pick up those signals. These signals help identify the exact location of an underground utility.
Many utility lines give off a charge or transmit a signal, and in most cases each line has a different charge or signal. However, some lines do not give off a charge or transmit a signal. In these cases, a transmitter can be used to induce a signal onto a metal line, which allows the locator to pick up the signal.
Dial before you dig -
Dial before you dig is a referral service for information on locating underground utilities anywhere in Australia. Utilities Locators, Underground utilities locating companies, Excavators, Electricians, Plumbers, Planners, Developers, Farmers, Land Surveyors, Builders Contractors, Home Owners and Landscapers all over the country are taking advantage of their convenient referral service. No matter the size of your project, you can be doing landscaping in your backyard or heavy work such as directional boring or directional drilling, it is essential that you first call 1100. Just tell them when and where you plan to dig & they will pass that information on the underground utility owners and they will respond directly to you with any cable and pipe location information that is available.