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Underground Service Locating

Pipe and cable locating is an important part of everyday life in the construction industry. 1300Locate is here to locate and protect underground assets from damage mainly caused by excavation.

Non-metallic locating

Ground Penetrating Radar

1300Locate have been pioneers in the use of Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) for utility detection in Australia since purchasing one of the first of the new machines manufactured by IDS back in 2007.

excellence in vacuum excavation.

Vacuum Potholing & Trenching

Vacuum excavation is the preferred non-destructive digging method asked for by all utility owners. This is a fast, effective and non-destructive method and 1300Locate can ensure that you get the right machine

Pipe and Drain Cam

CCTV (Pipe Survey)

With our specialised team, 1300Locate can now perform pipe inspections and pipe surveys.  From 100mm to 1.8m pipes, we can provide you with Sewer Cam, Drain Cam or Pipe Cam

12D modelling.

As Constructed Survey

An as constructed or as-built survey is an important document that shows additions (such as utilities, buildings and other improvements) that have been added to the land. These surveys are requested by many..

Strom water mapping

Confined Space Entry

Specific requirements and regulations apply to anybody working in confined spaces. All employers or self-employed people embarking on this type of work must first thoroughly assess all risks…

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Acoustic Leak Detection

Water leaks due to ageing water networks and incorrectly laid or disturbed pipe works cost Australian homes and businesses over a billion dollars a year in direct or indirect costs associated with repairs…

Drill Rig Safety

Geotechnical Clearances

Geotechnical and drilling works are another form of destructive digging that can damage underground utilities. 1300Locate has an experienced team that can provide your company with the necessary…


Years of Excellence

With years of industry experience and the most up to date equipment, our professional cable locators have a solid proven history of success in locating a wide variety of utilities. Although there are limitations to the ability of the current technology to detect all hidden utilities, 1300Locate can provide a professional, reliable service which offers you the assurance of:

  • Industry experience
  • Accreditations
  • Professional indemnity and public liability insurance
  • Referees
  • The most up to date equipment
  • Safe work practices and use of method statements
  • Guarantees on the work we do
  • Value for money

Accredited & Certified

If you are looking to become your own boss or looking to take your existing business to the next level, contact the 1300LOCATE team for more information contact 1800 562 283 or