Month: June 2017

Underground Utility Locating in Kansas City

Prior to construction for an addition, Ground Penetrating Radar Systems (GPRS) was contracted to locate all utilities in the area that would call for excavation.  Records showed the presence of gas and water lines in the area.  The GPRS technician was able to find the known utilities and the presence of electrical lines running from

Locating Utilities at Sabra Hummus Facility

Ground Penetrating Radar Systems, Inc. – GPRS – of Southern California was contacted by a company in order to locate utilities in multiple areas prior to installing new bollards in a warehouse. Large sections of the slab were scanned and any utilities found in the area were marked on the surface with spray paint. GPR

Environmental Engineers Trust GPRS

Joseph R. Granados, Ground Penetrating Radar Systems Project Manager of El Paso, Texas Region, was contacted recently to search for utilities at a local school. The environmental company completing the soil testing wanted to make sure that all drilling and trench locations could be completed as safely as possible.  They also requested a Google earth

Airport Utility Survey in Atlanta Georgia

Ground Penetrating Radar Systems, Inc. (GPRS) was contacted to perform a GPR survey at the Hartsfield-Jackson Airport in Atlanta, GA. GPRS was asked to determine the location of conduits and other obstructions prior to future construction plans. Ryan Abueg was the technician from GPRS that arrived on site to complete this project. Once the initial

GPRS Scans the Chicago Skyline

Ground Penetrating Radar Systems (GPRS) assists in scanning one of the 50 or so high rises coming up in Chicago. Now we obviously did not scan the entire skyline, but we have scanned our fair share with much more work needing to be done! For this particular project GPRS was called out to locate reinforcing