Overview of Locating Theory


  • Why locate
  • Technology origins
  • Latest technology developments

Locate Theory

  • Distortion
  • 6 step guide


Presented by Jim Flint of Eastcom Associates


Jim Flint has been with Eastcom Associates Inc. since April of 2017. Prior to that he spent 14 years with Dig Safely New Yorkduring which time he held positions as Customer Service Representative Field Representative for Central New York and Field Supervisor for all upstate NY staff. Inthis position Jimfacilitatedexcavator training and community awareness regarding damage prevention of underground utilities throughout Upstate NY.For two years prior to working with Dig Safely New York Jim was a telecommunications technician with MCI/WorldCom (now Verizon Business) and was responsible for network operations in Central NY. Jim holds an AAS in general studies from Southern Columbia University with focus on Organizational Leadership and Occupational Safety and Health. He has additionally attended Tulsa Community College Telecommunications School.