Underground Warning Tape is designed to be buried a certain level above services or main pipes, provide visual warning during excavation. They are printed in bright colours and feature warnings to call attention buried utilities.
NOTE: These tapes are for warning purposes only and will not offer any protection or resistance should excavation be continued.
They are available in two forms:
- Non-detectable - Identifies the type of utility line buried below using a printed legend and an appropriate utility colour.
- Detectable - Includes a thin wire through the length of the tape. These tapes are manufactured in bright colours to ensure maximum visibility.
Common Applications Include:
- Underground electric cables,
- Telecoms and fibre optic cables,
- Gas pipelines,
- Water pipelines,
- Sewer pipelines.