The key to any excavation project is knowing exactly what is underground before you start digging. Failure to identify any underground assets and the result can become very costly (in some cases even illegal).
Dial-before-you-dig plans are a fundamental requirement for most worksites. Scantek Group operators are fully trained and accredited professionals that are able to execute your DBYD plans in a safe, proficient and accurate manner which will save you time — and money — in assessing any risks to underground assets before you start your excavation project.
Scantek Group uses world-class Underground Detection Locators from Radiodetection® for detecting pipes and cables with high-precision and accurate reliability. Whatever is lying underground, we’re sure to find it so can have peace-of-mind of knowing you’re safe to start digging.
Underground Cable Locating
Underground Pipe Locating
Underground cable faults can present themselves as a minor inconvenience to private dwellings or a major — and expensive — problem to locate and rectify for commercial and industrial facilities.
Scantek Group operators can significantly reduce any problems associated with cable faults by utilising advanced radio detection locators to locate down to earth cable faults and pinpoint exactly where the fault it.
Our radio detection locators allows us to obtain information about the exact location of the fault, the depth of it and also the size. We’re also equipped to handle multiple cable faults at one time.
Scantek Group operators can help you locate any cable faults within the greater region of Melbourne which include some of the following common underground cable faults:
Talk to Scantek Group today for a free quote on Cable Fault Locating across Melbourne, VIC.
The detection of faults in electrical systems and rotating equipment can prevent costly damage and downtime for commercial and industrial customers and may also be a prerequisite requirement for insurance purposes.
Scantek Group operators are trained by and certified with the Infraspection Institute and the provide written reports that meet the standard for infrared inspection of electrical systems and rotating equipment, as well as the standards, practices and specifications published by ASTM, NFPA and NETA.
Our Infrared Camera Inspections & Thermal Imagery services make use of an infrared camera to produce infrared ‘heat pictures’. These images may then be analysed to determine whether certain aspects of your electrical circuitry are overheated or anomalous.
By detecting electrical faults before they expand into a full-scale malfunction, thermal imaging testing is fast becoming a necessary component of electrical maintenance.
Scantek Group operators are able to come out and inspect any electrical systems and rotating equipment anywhere within the greater region of Melbourne, VIC. Call us on 0409 234 121 to request a free quote of Steven McConnell.
Meet Steven McConnell, you're Scantek Group operator
Scantek Group is a Melbourne based company owned and operated by Steven McConnell which specialises in safely, accurately and efficiently locating/exposing all underground services. Our services cover Underground Pipe and Cable Locating, Cable Fault Detection & Infrared Thermal Imaging Detection.
With over a decade of experience, Scantek Group is able to provide Melbourne customers with prompt and reliable service — saving you time and money in the process — whilst giving you the peace-of-mind you need to safely execute on your projects.
Read some of our customer testimonials
As a geo-environmental consultant I have relied on Scantek Group to safely clear drilling sites of underground services within city and suburban areas for the last 12 years. Scantek Group has always provided a prompt, friendly and efficient service, even at a short notice. I would have no hesitations in recommending their services.— Jim Associate, Environmental Geologist Douglas Partners
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