Guidelines for Excavation Work Done Near Our Underground Infrastructures
Seven major infrastructure owners (Bell, CSEM, Gazifère, Énergir, Hydro-Québec, Telus, and Vidéotron) have developed joint directives when working near their underground infrastructures. This is a first in Quebec, possibly even in Canada!
This new document, which will be implemented now, will simplify the work of entrepreneurs digging near these infrastructures. It describes all the guidelines, technical specifications, and special requirements to be observed during the planning of the work, before the work and during the excavation work.
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Launch of the Guidelines for Excavation Work Done Near Underground Infrastructures
Seven large underground infrastructure companies (Bell, CSEM, Gazifère, Énergir, Hydro-Québec, Telus and Vidéotron) have established common guidelines to be followed when excavating near underground infrastructures. The first of its kind in Quebec, and perhaps a first in Canada! Effective immediately, this new document simplifies the excavation…