Surveying and Locating in One

Surveying and Locating in One

Vivax-Metrotech Finds Success With Unique Tool By Michael Downes 811 Magazines Launching a new product is always a challenge but doing so just a month into a global pandemic takes serous bravery. But for one company, the result is revolutionizing the locating and...
What’s the Difference Between GIS and Mapping?

What’s the Difference Between GIS and Mapping?

By Roger Cox President, ACTS Now, Inc. And if there is a difference, whose fault is it that many of us in the field don’t really know the difference? It can’t be JUST our fault. As excavators and locators, what we know about such things are, for the most part, what...
MVP: Donny Whittaker

MVP: Donny Whittaker

By Jason Fryer Damage Prevention Liaison Tennessee811 Before I tell you about our next Damage Prevention MVP, I want to stress the word passion. Merriam-Webster defines passion as a strong liking or desire for or devotion to some activity, object, or concept. To...
Using Subsurface Utility Engineering Wisely

Using Subsurface Utility Engineering Wisely

SUE can be costly, but good communication can help to reduce the price tag. By Michael Downes 811 Magazines How well do you know SUE? No, not your mother’s best friend, but the project manager’s best friend for the last 30 years—subsurface utility engineering. The...
The Direction

The Direction

Presented by 811 Outdoors, Partners with Mossy Oak and MOOSE Media  The Direction – an adventure-travel fishing television series in its 4th season, has formed a partnership with Mossy Oak, one of America’s premier outdoor brands, announced host and producer, Mark...