The accurate detection, identification, verification and location of underground utility assets has always been a difficult task, subject to interpretation and inaccuracies. According to the ‘PAS 128:2014 Specification for underground utility detection, verification and location’ having insufficient or unreliable information leads to:
We are currently providing our world-class asset data to a significant client in the Highways and Construction sector. The data we are providing supports our client’s ongoing Annual Asset Management Plan.
Collecting reliable and quantitative data of bridge decks allows for areas of deterioration to be highlighted. Our Ultra Wide Band Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) survey allows for non-destructive analysis of structural and buried features and is invaluable in evaluating evaluating pavement thickness, damage identification and cover to top layer of reinforcement.
Today is World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) 2020 - a day dedicated to raising awareness of how to prevent suicide. Every year, suicide is among the top 20 leading causes of death globally for people of all ages. It is responsible for over 800,000 deaths, which equates to one suicide every 40 seconds.
In 2018, in the UK and Republic of Ireland, more than 6,800 people died of suicide. Every life lost to suicide is a tragedy.