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10 August 2016

Well renowned and respected civil engineering company, Steve Hoskin Construction Ltd (SHC), continue to expand their fleet, with the introduction of high specification EZiCAT i750 cable location instruments.

It is imperative for construction companies to accurately know the location of all buried utilities within their sites. Protection of staff and improved best practices are essential for reducing costs arising from damaged underground services.

SHC has replaced all their cable locators with the latest EZiCAT i750 GPS locators from Cable Detection, to detect and map buried utilities. 

Supplied by main dealer, Survey and Laser in Exeter, who work very closely with SHC for their Hire, Sales and repairs within the South West region.

As part of their investment, SHC has equipped each team with an EZiCAT i750 and signal transmitter. Signal transmitters allow operators to induce a signal onto a utility, trace its path and record the buried depth. Operating this simple accessory improves detection rates by upto 40%!


Steve Hoskin Construction Ltd
One of the leading ground working contractors in the South West, SHC undertakes a majority of work for the leading house builders in the region. This highly experienced family run business has grown into one of the largest ground works companies in the south west employing over 300 employees.

SHC undertakes work in areas interlaced with underground services, which in their configuration are hazardous to those digging.  Therefore as a ground works company, it is only right that SHC provide the most current resources to protect the work force and its Clients from this danger.

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