Technology FAQs

Q: What types of technologies are studied?

A: The CGA technology program reviews new technologies from all parts of the damage prevention industry, from ticket management systems to locating equipment to trenchless excavation, and reports on its findings to the full CGA membership.

Q: How does the technology program share its findings?

A: In 2013, CGA launched VAULT, an online damage prevention technology directory. This website directory allows users to upload new technologies and write reviews of technologies they have used for fellow stakeholders to read and consider when making damage prevention technology purchases.

Q: How can I contribute a new technology for consideration?

A: VAULT gives stakeholders a forum to share a new technology that they have created to improve the damage prevention process and support CGA Best Practices. CGA encourages all members to use VAULT in two ways – as a contributor and as a reader.

Q: How can I learn more about the technology program?

A:  Learn more about the CGA Technology Program and get involved by clicking here.