Locate System Improvements

Locates Open Forum

On June 17, 2022, NCHCA and the City of Ottawa partnered to host a Locates Open Forum, bringing together locate system partners: contractors, City staff, Promark, Ontario One Call and utilities.

The objectives of the Forum were to:
(1) understand the challenges faced by the locate system partners
(2) identify strategies and solutions to improve locate performance

VIEW Presentation – City of Ottawa, Bruce Kenny

VIEW Presentation – NCHCA, Ryan Quesnel

VIEW Presentation – Ontario One Call, Jeff Hitchcock

VIEW Presentation – Promark Telecom, Tyler Griffin

VIEW Presentation Recording


Questions? Please contact Kathy Sutherland at ksutherland@nchca.ca or 613-276-8921.

Reporting Late Locates

The City of Ottawa supports our efforts to improve the Ontario locate system and has offered to escalate when locates are delayed on City projects. Please keep your City project manager advised of any delays experienced.

Please take a moment to assist us in our ongoing efforts to promote an effective, efficient locate system by providing the following information. This information will be shared with the City of Ottawa.

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