Who Digs the Most ?

 17 January 2020
utility Strike
  • 34% of all works undertaken across the UK during 2018 related to the Telecoms sector.
  • Private individuals  totals  for digging work  is estimated to have increased by 44%
  • The Water sector is investing £50bn between 2020-2025  with the objective of reducing leakages by 16% 
  • Emergency works are increasing .  If assest records are not updated contractors  have to  wait up to 28 days to receive asset location dataresulting in  contractors taking shortcuts, resulting in a utility strike 
  • For every £1,000 of direct cost arising from a utility strike, the true cost is actually £29,000.00 

 

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