Directory Image
This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Peter Ashcroft

Member since: Jan 23, 2019
Published articles: 41

An in-Depth Look at the Eusr

The Energy & Utility Skills Register (EUSR) is the online register of training and skills for the energy and utilities sectors. Individuals that have undertaken training and/or assessment on EUSR...

Articles > Reference & Education > K-12 Education Apr 13, 2019
Benefits, Methods and Applications of Gpr

GPR or Ground Penetrating Radar technology is used in many industries to see through natural and man-made materials. This technology is used to locate non-metallic and metallic pipes, conduit, power...

Articles > Reference & Education > K-12 Education Jul 29, 2019
Cable Avoidance is Key to Ensuring Safe Digging Practices

Locating underground cables and wires is the first step to making sure safe digging. When underground assets are damaged, people can be injured or killed by electrical arcs, electric shock or flames...

Articles > Reference & Education > K-12 Education Nov 08, 2019
Cable Avoidance Training - is It Really Needed?

Contractors or engineers undertaking any kind of construction or excavation work should understand the significance of taking the necessary steps to avert striking buried utility services. Underground...

Articles > Reference & Education > K-12 Education Jul 20, 2019
Cable Avoidance Training is Crucial and Her’s Why

All those associated with excavation or digging work must take proper precautions so that striking of buried or hidden utility services can be avoided. Underground pipes and cables can be anywhere...

Articles > Business & Careers > Training Jun 21, 2019
Cat & Genny - Everything You Need to Know for a Successful Career

Those of you hoping to have a successful career in the utility detection sector need to know about the latest technologies and range of cable avoidance equipment. CAT & Genny training is crucial in...

Articles > Reference & Education > K-12 Education Apr 29, 2019
Cat and Genny Training: Essential for All Working Near Underground Utilities

If you are digging or disturbing the earth in any way, it is essential to avoid damage to underground services, partly because the damage can have financial implications, but even more importantly...

Articles > Reference & Education > K-12 Education Jan 26, 2019
Contractors Undertaking Any Sort of Excavation Must Use Caution

Contractors who undertake any type of work which involves digging or excavation of any sort must always take every precaution to avoid striking any type of buried services. The problem is that these...

Articles > Reference & Education > K-12 Education Apr 07, 2019
How to Improve Your Project Delivery with Eusr Cat and Genny Training

During construction, your team has to do a lot of excavation. With underground utility services spread across the UK, such excavation work require proper management. This is where the EUSR and Cable...

Articles > Reference & Education > K-12 Education Jul 20, 2019
How to Reduce Damage to Buried Cables and Pipes?

Excavating or digging holes in the ground is a primary part of construction, as well as, of the maintenance and installation of underground utility services. Unfortunately, every time that a hole is...

Articles > Business & Careers > Training Jun 28, 2019
How to Reduce Damage to Buried Utility Services?

Digging holes in the ground is a rudimentary part of construction, as well as, of the maintenance and installation of underground utilities. Unfortunately, every time the ground is excavated or broken...

Articles > Business & Careers > Business Services Sep 30, 2019
How to Reduce the Risks of Utility Strikes?

The accidental striking of a gas pipeline or an electrical cable has major implications including disruption of services, damage to infrastructure, loss of reputation and potentially life-changing...

Articles > Reference & Education > K-12 Education Sep 09, 2019
Locating Buried Utilities - Know the Levels of Utility Detection

Increasing population and changing environment bring the need to renovate existing buildings and build new ones. Infrastructure, especially buried utilities need to be repaired and maintained...

Articles > Reference & Education > K-12 Education Sep 24, 2019
Some Things to Consider when Carrying out Excavation Work

As a contractor, whenever you undertake any form of digging you need to be certain that you do not strike any cables or underground utilities, and the simple fact is that they are almost everywhere...

Articles > Reference & Education > K-12 Education Feb 18, 2019
Strike out Utility Strikes with Cat Training

In the UK, thousands of underground cable strikes are recorded each year. Utility strikes are considered one of the biggest safety and health risks for engineers in the utilities industry. But...

Articles > Business & Careers > Business Services Dec 10, 2019
1 2 3 4 5

Author Bio

The company is an approved ProQual Centre and can provide Cat and Genny training to the Level 2 Award in Utility Location and Avoidance.