Meeting Description

With an expert speaker from Ohio811/OUPS (Ohio Utilities Protection Service), join us this April and learn about:


Excavator Responsibilities

Utility Owner Responsibilities

The Marks

Types of Excavation Activities

Things to Remember

Office: 800-311-3692, ext. 4907

Mobile: 614-747-2012


George Gillespie
Public Awareness/Services Coordinator, Ohio Utilities Protection Service (OUPS)

George Gillespie is a Public Awareness/Services Coordinator for Ohio Utilities Protection Service (OUPS). He is an active volunteer in the construction community from serving as a treasurer for the Central Ohio Damage Prevention Council to conducting over 200 awareness talks/sessions a year. In his role he takes every opportunity to spread the Good News, “Call Before You Dig”. He is an expert in the field and has a large passion for the industry for many years. He has been in his current role since 2001, where his responsibilities take him all over the state. He has over 50 years of utility experience.

Sponsor Info

George J. Igel & Co., Inc. is a heavy civil contractor serving the greater Central Ohio area. This year, the fourth generation, family-owned business celebrates its 110th year in business. The company performs site development, roller compacted concrete, earthwork, soil stabilization, concrete, utilities, earth retention systems, bridges and asphalt paving services. For more information, visit