PIPELINE MARKERS

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Pipelines are buried in an area called right-of-way. Pipeline markers are used to designate the general route of the pipeline. Markers can also be found where a pipeline crosses a street or railroad, emerges from the ground, or in waterways.

BE AWARE: Pipeline markers will not designate the exact location, depth or number of pipelines in the area.

MARKERS COME IN DIFFERENT SHAPES AND SIZES, BUT WILL ALWAYS:

  • Include the word WARNING, DANGER or CAUTION
  • Identify the material being transported
  • Provide a phone number to reach the company in the event of an emergency
  • Provide the name of the pipeline company