GPRS Locates and Acquires Master Locators

Becoming One of the Largest Privately Held Utility Locating Companies in the United States.  TOLEDO, Ohio, August 5, 2019 – Ground Penetrating Radar Systems, LLC (“GPRS”), has acquired Master Locators utility locating business (“Master Locators”), a leading provider of private utility locating, concrete scanning, vacuum excavation, SUE and video pipe inspection services.  Master Locators’ clients

Introduction To Master Locators

Master Locators was started in 2003 by brothers Gus and Steve Sareyka. Our tagline “Because What’s Underneath Matters” is more than just what’s underneath the ground.  We are also referring to what’s underneath a person and this holds true to our core values. The ML core values include Humility, Integrity, and Passion. The deep respect

Partnership with Level A

Master Locators was recently acquired by a nationwide, industry leading utility locating company, GPRS, Inc. For 16 years, Master Locators has been a trusted provider of a variety of subsurface utility engineering (SUE) services from utility locating, mapping, CCTV pipe inspection, concrete scanning and air and hydro excavation. Master Locators will continue to provide the

A day in the life of a CCTV robotic crawler

CCTV is a powerful tool for inspecting underground pipelines. The combination of advanced camera technology, software and robotics is an extremely smart solution for pipeline inspections and problem-solving. It takes the guesswork out of pipe inspections, enabling quick, accurate examination of drains, sewers and other pipelines without causing any damage to the infrastructure. Most importantly, CCTV

Previously Undetected Utilities Located

We were recently asked to locate utilities in an area that had previously been located. The customer was aware of a few utilities, and plans showed their basic layout, but their exact locations and depths were needed. Based upon the customers understanding that not many utilities were to be found within the scan area, we

Post Tensioned Cables Located Prior to Drilling

Prior to drilling and installing over 100 anchor and concrete core locations for new plumbing, electrical and HVAC systems, a local general contractor subcontracted Ground Penetrating Radar Systems, LLC to scan and locate post tensioned cables throughout the entire store.  The contractor knew that the concrete slab on the floor and ceiling contained post tensioned