About Infrastructure Resources

Founded in 2003 on the core values of innovation, credibility, customer focus and integrity, Infrastructure Resources, LLC was created to fill a real need in the underground utility industry – a trusted source for damage prevention and public awareness expertise and solutions for the utility and excavation industry. Since then, IR continues to expand their robust catalog of products and services including live events, publications and multimedia training tools that provide innovative solutions for our clients.

IR’s commitment to transforming the damage prevention industry through knowledge and tools assists all stakeholders to stay mindful of procedures that significantly reduce the risk of damages and protects our workplaces, our communities and our environment.

Our mission: Saving Lives through Education

The Global Excavation Safety Conference is the premiere international event dedicated to providing educational content and resources to help protect buried assets. The Conference, owned and produced by Infrastructure Resources, LLC, is the largest safety event in the industry, drawing 2,000+ participants and offering over 50 educational sessions, in-depth workshops, numerous networking events, and over 100 exhibitors. 

The 2021 Conference will take place in Tampa, Florida on March 23-25. 

In 2010, Infrastructure Resources, LLC launched the industry publication Damage Prevention Professional, which is published four times a year and reaches over 30,000 decision-makers each quarter in print and 70,000+ digitally. Dedicated to protecting the buried infrastructure and expanding the industry’s knowledge on damage prevention and public awareness, Damage Prevention Professional offers relevant and though-provoking articles and features written by industry professionals.

Our nationally recognized Excavation Safety Guide & Resource Directory is an unparalleled publication designed to help excavators navigate safely through the excavation process from pre-planning to job completion. With a directory of state One Call Centers, state law links and industry best practices, the guide can be easily customized to promote your company’s message which makes it a perfect handout for safety, damage prevention and public awareness meetings. Delivered to over 500,000 readers annually, the Excavation Safety Guide is the source for changing industry laws, regulations and tips to aid contractors in digging safely.

Created in 2014 by Infrastructure Resources, LLC, in cooperation with Nulca – Underground Utility Locating Professionals, LSAW provides an opportunity for the industry to thank our boots-on-the-ground heroes and let them know their contributions to safe worksites and communities are appreciated and valued. Damage Prevention Professional offers free downloads of our LSAW posters, as well as thank you cards, web buttons, social media messaging and LSAW logos to help you prepare and plan your outreach. These promotional materials are available year-round at LocatorSafety.com.

The Pipeline Ag Safety Alliance, a coalition of pipeline companies committed to effectively communicating safety measures to farmers and ranchers, works in tandem with the National Association of County Agricultural Agents to help educate and inform the agricultural community on safe digging practices.