Third-party excavation around pipelines is one the most common causes of pipeline damage. April is #SafeDiggingMonth, so we created this infographic to help you find out if you should be locating underground lines before you start your construction project this spring or summer.
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The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association represents Canada’s transmission pipeline companies who operate approximately 115,000 kilometres of pipelines in Canada. In 2013, these energy highways moved approximately 1.2 billion barrels of liquid petroleum products and 5.3 trillion cubic feet of natural gas. Our members transport 97 per cent of Canada’s daily natural gas and onshore crude oil from producing regions to markets throughout North America.