Canadian Locators Inc. (CLI)
has been in the locating business for more than 15 years, operating its first two years as a division of Intequest Corporation (IQC). CLI was incorporated in 2001 as a 100% subsidiary of IQC, and currently has operations throughout Alberta, Ontario, and British Columbia. Deployment of CLI’s technologies allows for centralized management of all services.
CLI provides locating services for underground utility facilities: gas (high and low pressure), electric, telephone, television cable, and deep-water services within urban and rural locates. Additional services include clearing, line-dropping, water, and sewer locates and inspections, and oilfield and pipeline mapping. CLI services distinguished industry clients including ATCO Gas, ATCO Pipelines, ATCO Electric, Bell West, Enmax, Fortis, TELUS, Capital Region Waste Water, Enbridge Gas Distribution, Bell Canada, Power Stream, City of Markham Street Lighting, Rogers, Alta Link, Robert B. Somerville, Dino Astri Surveys, Trans Power Utilities, Alberta SuperNet, Rohl Geomatics, as well as many other corporations and independent contractors throughout Western and Eastern Canada, and has offices throughout Alberta and Ontario. At peak, CLI has over 250 field staff servicing its operations.
CLI earns its customer’s business by optimizing resources and ensuring maximized returns through managing its costs and workforce efficiently, by using the most advanced technology available, and by providing the most cost efficient operational structure.This directly minimizes costs and maximizes returns to the customer.CLI is a technology driven company and invests continuously to ensure efficiencies and greater visibility to its clients.
CLI provides locating services for several underground utility facilities i.e. gas, hydro, telephone, television cable and water services. CLI’s clients include Bell, Enbridge Gas, Rogers Communications, and PowerStream. Since 2005 CLI has been serving the utilities industry in the York and Simcoe Regions. In 2011 CLI was awarded the Toronto city and CLI has maintained all three contracts since inception.
CLI deploys a highly skilled and professional labor force to meet the needs of its clients, and has an in-house continuous training and education program that provides on-going training, professional development, and technological education for its field human resources. Our highly skilled labor forcecarries out its field task with accuracy and completeness. In addition, CLI deploys experienced and highly skilled quality control inspectors to ensure that industry standards are met and exceeded. CLI has 3 offices in Ontario and covers Toronto,York region and Simcoe region. At peak CLI has 150 locate staff in Ontario and 15 admin support staff.