Texas811 is the largest on-call contact company in the country with more than 2,000 members. Founded in 1984 and known as Dig TESS until 2009, the non-profit organization has utility companies and municipalities as members to provide free underground utility marking for planned excavations. Texas811 provides around-the-clock availability by phone or online. Underground utilities include […]
At Bryan Texas Utilities we make the safety of our staff and customers our highest priority. We also believe that early education is one of the best ways to protect people from electrical hazards.
PowerTOWN is a high voltage model that creates a visible and audible electric arc, and demonstrates how electricity is distributed to customers as well as real life scenarios that can pose a life threatening risk. This educational tool allows BTU to visit elementary schools and participate in community events to discuss common hazards, including trees and kites contacting overhead lines, as well as the importance of calling 8-1-1 to mark underground powerlines before digging.
To request a PowerTOWN demonstration, please call 979-821-5715.