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Digging safely - Excavation guidelines for working within buried utilities

Here you will find guidelines for locating and safely working around underground utilities, including Cochrane potable water, sanitary sewers, storm sewers underground infrastructure. 

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Everything you need to know about digging safely

Excavators must follow all the legislation and regulations applicable to their work, agreement, or contracts with owners. Before starting excavation, excavators must obtain all municipal approvals, crossing agreements, and proximity agreements as required. Locate requests and approval documents must always be available on site.

Each individual utility owner reserves the right to change their procedures and processes regarding their infrastructure and networks.

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