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Jessica Gillette Joins UPI as Business Development Manager

Jessica Gillette Joins UPI as Business Development Manager UPI (Utility Professionals Inc.) has welcomed Jessica Gillette, CPSM to the firm as Business Development Manager. Jessica has worked for UPI in a part-time capacity over the last three years providing marketing + branding guidance. We are excited to bring her on board full-time. Jessica’s core responsibilities […]


Under the Surface with Joe Zink: New to SUE

Under the Surface with Joe Zink: New to SUE It was a year and a half ago that I first held the relatively small piece of equipment that could save a client millions of dollars. That was my first day on the job as a Subsurface Utility Engineer. I started in the Subsurface Utility Engineering […]


Lessons Learned: Utility Designation Overseas

Lessons Learned: Utility Designation Overseas by Dimitri Payne The prospect of flying halfway around the world for a project involving utility designation might seem like an exciting but nearly impossible task. When the opportunity came around for my firm, Utility Professionals Inc (UPI), I jumped at the chance. The challenges I tackled made me a […]


Dimitri Payne Promoted to Utility Coordinator

Dimitri Payne Promoted to Utility Coordinator Utility Professionals Inc (UPI) is excited to share Dimitri Payne has been promoted to Utility Coordinator. Dimitri has over sixteen years of experience in the subsurface utility designating and locating industry throughout the states of Virginia, Maryland + the Washington, DC Metro area. With that experience, Dimitri brings vast […]


Leewood Health and Rehab Center – Case Study

Case Study Client: Scott-Long Construction Project: Leewood Health and Rehab Center – Annandale, VA Scott-Long Construction did their due diligence at their new construction site by calling the free utility locating service, as required. The free service went to the job site and marked where the underground public utilities would be found. Scott-Long opted to […]