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Ben Giles - Operations Manager-Locating Technician

Ben Giles

Operations Manager/Locating Technician

Ben is a co-founder of Utility Scan and is a Beforeudig Certified Locator. Ben has 7 + years experience in the underground locating industry and holds numerous industry qualifications and competencies. He is passionate about what he does and is a founding industry body board member of Nulca NZ (National Utility Locating Contractors Association). Ben leads the Utility Scan team and enjoys both field work and being the main point of contact for the day to day operations of Utility Scan.

Shem Plummer - Subsurface locator:GIS Technician

Shem Plummer

Locating & GIS Technician

Shem is an Otago University graduate and holds a BSc, majoring in Physical Geography. Prior to joining Utility Scan, Shem was operating UAVs and GPS equipment to collect, survey, inspect and process field data for various industries. Shem has completed the Nulca AU/Nulca NZ accredited competency to identify, locate and protect underground services and is working towards becoming a BeforeUdig Certified Locator. Shem is also responsible for GPS mapping subsurface utility information and providing CAD deliverables.

Steve Walker - Subsurface Locating Technician

Steve Walker

Locating Technician

Steve has 30 + years experience in the building, joinery and civil construction industries. After spending almost a decade as a horizontal directional driller he brings numerous technical and practical skills to his role at Utility Scan. He holds Nulca AU accredited competency to identify, locate and protect underground services. Steve is working on becoming a Beforeudig certified locator.



latest technology

Latest Technology

skill trained staff

Skill Trained Staff

Utility Scan are underground utility survey specialists

As underground utility survey specialists we combine the latest equipment, with highly trained and experienced staff to provide quality services in the most efficient manner. We locate underground utilities using leading technology and utilise a complete job management software solution, making us more responsive to our customer needs so you can be assured you are receiving a top quality, timely service.

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