TITLE

CGA modified Best Practice

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Underground Focus: The Magazine of Below-Ground Damage Preventio;Oct/Nov2007, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of the Common Ground Alliance Best Practices Committee to approve modifications to three existing practices in the U.S. These practices include plat designation of existing underground facility easements, additional language to indicate that the use of Subsurface Utility Engineering offers opportunities to correct inaccuracies in facility records and an editorial modification.
ACCESSION #
28038704

 

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