Skip to content

Portland Locating Specialists

Private Utility Locating Portland

NEW Free Quote - Green



Welcome

Have you recently just moved into a new home and are looking for a professional locating service that can offer private utility looking? If so, you are likely in need of a utility locating company that can offer private locates that include standard cable locating services, underground pipe detection, leak location services, conduit locating, GPR utilities, sewer scope locating, and water leak locating. All of these services will promote the health and wellbeing of those around you and prevent you from having potential leaks that could damage your lawn and home. Be sure to enlist the services of your local utility locating company for the best assistance possible!

About Us

Portland Locating Specialists offer premier locating services that are dedicated to enhancing the safety and comfort of the Portland community. Whether you are looking for underground utility detection, private utility locating, GPR utility locating, bloodhound utility locators, or even underground wire detectors, we're here to provide our range of services and more. Our team of licensed locators can offer you special attention to detail and care that you need when it comes to keeping your home safe and your surroundings, even safer. Let us be the ones that impact the way you have locating services performed, for the better!

Our Services

Our unique range of quality locating services was designed with your needs in mind. We can provide a variety of locating services that accommodate all kinds of underground utility lines and pipes and enable you to have a better understanding of where all of these connections are buried. When it comes to locating each of these utilities and pipelines, we also utilize a variety of methods that allow us can you trace and track where each line is located.

underground utility locating in progress

Underground Utility Locating

Underground utility locating is a service provided that assists in mapping out the underground web of utility lines that you likely have present on your property. Without understanding where your important utility lines and pipelines are, you run the risk of potentially damaging them when it comes to future home renovations or home-improvement projects. Our underground utility locating can help remedy this by offering you a comprehensive report on the existing utility lines and pipelines that are present on your property.

radio wave detection in progress

Radio Wave Detection

Radio wave detection uses electromagnetic signals that are transmitted underground to indicate where utility lines are, before sending a signal back up to the receiver machine above ground. One of our professional operators will assess the receiver signal and then determine where the signal was derived from the pipeline system. This will allow us to further see where the pipes intersect, are located, and any other utility lines that are present in the area.

"I had just purchased a home and was looking for utility location services that could help perform an oil tank search operation. I decided to get in touch with Portland Locating Specialists, who were recommended to me by a friend and I'm so glad I did! What a great team of friendly people who know what they're doing!" – Cynthia T.

Ground Penetrating
Radar (GPR)

Ground penetrating radar is another underground utility line locating method they use is high-frequency radio waves that are transmitted to a receiver to help the operator understand the depth of which the lines or pipes are buried. The ground penetrating radar is often used in conjunction with the standard radio wave detection system to provide an extra layer of precision and understanding for your utility lines.

ground penetrating radar in progress

Oil Tank Search

An oil tank search is an invasive search that aims to find your oil tank located within the property. Oil tanks can often be missed by some companies but we’re here to offer our professional oil tank solutions as a remedy. As a new homeowner or buyer, you’ll want to know where your oil tank is located so that you can safely manage it and prevent future leaks if they happen, as well as have repairs if they do.

professional oil tank search service

“Before we were able to begin adding onto our home, we needed a utility locating company that could offer line location service, pipe and cable locator services, and pipe detector underground services. We stumbled across Portland Locating Specialists who offered all of that and more! I can’t recommend them enough for all the professional service they gave us!” – Steve R.

professional leak locating service

Leak Locating

Leak locating is another professional service that we are delighted to offer. As the expert locating pros, we can offer our assistance in locating other types of leaks it could be present in your pipes and otherwise have gone unnoticed. Often, leaks can be present but are not visible because the pipelines are buried underground. To avoid having leaks go unnoticed for too long, our leak locating services can keep you safe and your underground utility lines as well. We’re here by your side to help you in finding a water leak in a buried line – any time!

professional plastic pipe locating service

Plastic Pipe Locating

Plastic pipe locating is the process of attempting to locate any plastic pipes that you have hidden beneath the surface of your land by utilizing locating methods that include acoustics, fiberglass probing tools, marking tape, entries or wire. These locating methods allow us to track the pipes according to their sounds, versus via radio waves or other electromagnetic methods.

"My husband and I wanted to build a pool into our backyard but were told we had to have a plumbing pipe locator service performed, and any other water supply pipes and fittings completed so that we didn't damage anything when installing the pool. Portland Locating Specialists came right on time and performed all of those services in a jiffy so that we were able to get a head start on our pool-building project!" – Carol E.

Contact Us Today

If you were interested in learning more about our professional locating services and would like to get in touch to schedule an appointment as soon as possible, and we encourage you to give us a call in the service number provided on our website. Through this number, you will have a chance to speak with a member of our customer service team who can arrange for an appointment at your earliest convenience and can answer any questions that you may have in the meantime regarding our locating services. If you would prefer to write us an email or would like to receive a free quote, you can also do so by completing the contact form that in our homepage and we will get back to you as soon as possible with more information.