Month: January 2018

Locating Underground Utilities

Ground Penetrating Radar Systems, Inc. – GPRS – of Southern Photo of area scanned. To schedule service or obtain a quote, please contact Alfredo Espinal 805-729-5877 or alfredo.espinal@gprsinCalifornia was contacted by a construction company in order to locate underground utilities. The scope of work consisted of scanning an approximate 20’x20’ area prior to drilling for 5

Reinforcement Mapping

Ground Penetrating Radar Systems was contacted by architects to locate the reinforcement running through a commercial slab of concrete.  The architects were concerned of the safety issues with the load-bearing capabilities of the slab for future machinery that was going to be implemented into the warehouse. In order to safely place the machinery, the architects

GPRS Scans for Post-Tension Cables and Conduits in Slab

Ground Penetrating Radar Systems’ Nashville, TN office recently worked with a local plumbing company to help them locate several areas suitable for core drilling through an elevated concrete slab.  Working in a new residential building in The Wedgewood area of Nashville, a plumbing company needed to re-position several proposed core drilling locations to accommodate drains

GPRS locates Underground Storage Tanks

At a residential property located in Scranton, Pennsylvania, a realtor and their client contacted GPRS to conduct ground penetrating radar scans of a property to locate a possible Underground Storage Tank (UST). The realtor’s client was told the UST had been removed but wanted to conduct an investigation to be sure. GPRS was able to

Mapping Utilities

GPRS of Colorado Springs, Colorado was contacted to locate and map utilities at a gas station outside of Colorado Springs prior to drilling for new monitoring wells onsite. Project Manager Shawn Selmeski completed the project for the customer. The local company had no prior mapping of utilities on the property. Both private and public utilities

Overhaul of Communications and Power Stations

Ground Penetrating Radar Systems (GPRS) Inc. was contacted to locate underground utilities by a construction company that is completing an overhaul of the communications and power stations around the Pittsburgh International Airport. An urgent request was made by the contractor to have a same day underground utility locate done, and with over 150 GPRS technicians

Clean Out Locating

It can be hard to foresee all situations and plan accordingly for each scenario when constructing new buildings. Subcontractors come and go and you can’t always keep an eye on what every person does on a job site. A plumbing contractor had installed all of the necessary plumbing lines and also installed cleanouts for future