ECA, since 1976 has served underground and heavy construction professionals in Southern California providing leadership and education on issues important to our members’ success. Working to enhance continued development, ECA promotes a healthy construction environment through effective education of regulatory bodies from the contractor’s perspective and, informing the industry about ongoing regulatory and economic developments.
The cost of utility damages has risen immensely in the past few years, and so has the price of these mistakes made by field service companies. Facility owners have invested money into software and procedures that hold these companies accountable for every possible cost of the damage. Truth be told, there’s additional costs beyond the physical utility damage.