INTERNATIONAL
UTILITY LOCATE RODEO

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The International Utility Locate Rodeo founded 2001, for the first time brought together utility locate professionals from across the United States and Canada. Every year since these professionals plan their annual visit to Georgia where the event has been held since its inception. This event is hosted by the Georgia Utilities Protection Center.
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Visit us at this years International Locate Rodeo.
Most years there may be several feeder events that allow winners of these smaller local events the chance to compete on the big stage in Georgia. These local feeder events include the Midwest Regional, Northwest Regional, and Ontario, Canada feeder (ORCGA).

The International Utility Locate Rodeo has become the prominent event for professional utility locate technician recognition, and serves as the cornerstone to promote high quality and achievable industry standards.

This event has also served well as a barometer for identifying the leading manufacturers of utility locating equipment.

Tracer Electronics LLC is proud to support the International Locate Rodeo.
VIVAX-METROTECH followed up its past success from 2010 & 2011 & 2012 and winning 6 of 12 individual event wins in 2013 and becoming a "Back-to-Back-to-Back-to-Back" winner of the most prestiges event, the LOCATE FROM HELL event. See details below.

Stay tuned for 2014.

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LFH
1. Ryan Fry - Premier Utility - Vivax-Metrotech
2. David Brooks - Windstream - RD
3. Giovanni Montoya - RHD Utility Locators - RD

TELECOM
1. Allen Childs - Accurate Utility - Vivax-Metrotech
2. David Brooks - Windstream - RD
3. Shannon Knause - UtiliQuest - RD

Event 1 - Tina Neri - Manatee County Utilities
Event 2 - David Brooks - Windstream - RD
Event 3 - Shannon Knause - UtiliQuest - RD

POWER
1. Jeremiah Gragg - Windstream - RD
2. Tim Haygood - Georgia Power
3. Robert Maney - Windstream - RD

Event 1 - Brandon Smith - UtiliQuest - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 2 - Jeremiah Gragg - Windstream - RD
Event 3 - Brandon Smith - UtiliQuest - Vivax-Metrotech

WATER
1. Chad O’Quinn - Fitzgerald Water, Light & Bond - Vivax-Metrotech
2. Brad Davis - ARKUPS - Vivax-Metrotech
3. Marshall Trezevant - STS - Vivax-Metrotech

Event 1 - Marshall Trezevant - STS - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 2 - Chad O’Quinn - Fitzgerald Water, Light & Bond - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 3 - Eric West - West Locating Services

GAS
1. Kevin Gossett - UtiliQuest - Vivax-Metrotech
2. Donald Perry - Benton Georgia - Vivax-Metrotech
3. Corey Downing - STS - RD

Event 1 - Kevin Gossett - UtiliQuest - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 2 - Steve Larberg - Premier Utility - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 3 - Michele DeVore - ARKUPS
LFH
1. Brian Honeycutt - ARKUPS - Vivax-Metrotech
2. Corey Downing - STS - RD
3. Tina Neri - Manatee County Utilities - Rigid

TELECOM
1. Tina Neri - Manatee County Utilities - Rigid
2. Brad Fitzpatrick - C-3 Locating - 3M
3. Brian Honeycutt - ARKUPS - Vivax-Metrotech

Event 1 - Allan Childs - Accurate Utility Locating - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 2 - Tina Neri - Manatee County Utilities - Rigid
Event 3 - Jay Bethune - STS - RD

POWER
1. Chad O’Quinn - Fitzgerald Water, Light & Bond - Vivax-Metrotech
2. Andrew Emmerson - STS - Vivax-Metrotech
3. Terry Sheeks - Colorado Springs Utilities - Vivax-Metrotech

Event 1 - Hector Sotelo - UtiliQuest - RD
Event 2 - Danny Parden - Georgia Power - 3M
Event 3 - Danny Parden - Georgia Power - 3M

WATER
1. Andy Royal - Fitzgerald Water, Light & Bond - Vivax-Metrotech
2. Marshall Trezevant - Synergy One - Vivax-Metrotech
3. James Dorminey - Gainesville Regional Utilities - Vivax-Metrotech

Event 1 - Matthew West - West Locating Services
Event 2 - Matthew West - West Locating Services
Event 3 - James Dorminey - Gainesville Regional Utilities - Vivax-Metrotech

GAS
1. Brian Brown - Heath Consultants
2. Todd Grinham - Synergy One - Vivax-Metrotech
3. Raymond Powell - One Vision Utility - Vivax-Metrotech

Event 1 - Joseph Scarborough - UtiliQuest - RD
Event 2 - Raymond Powell - One Vision Utility - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 3 - Brian Brown - Heath Consultants
LFH
1. Bruno Chavez - UtiliQuest - Vivax-Metrotech
2. Shannon Knause - Mark Rite Utility - RD
3. Roy Rogers - Blount Construction - RD

TELECOM
1. David Brooks - Windstream - RD
2. Ronnie Ashley - STS - RD
3. Richard Zuniga - Cobb Friendly - RD

Event 1 - Ronnie Ashley - STS - RD
Event 2 - David Brooks - Windstream - RD
Event 3 - Jack Fleenor - STS - RD

POWER
1. Andrew Oliverla - ProMark Telecom - RD
2. Modesto Castilleja - Cobb Fendley - RD
3. Jason Jones - Hendrick’s Pwer Cooperative - Vivax-Metrotech

Event 1 - Andrew Oliverla - ProMark Telecom - RD
Event 2 - Todd DeRusso - STS - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 3 - Joe Mette - Jacksonville Electric Authority - Vivax-Metrotech

WATER
1. Matthew West - West Locating Services
2. Marshall Trezevant - STS - Vivax-Metrotech
3. Bruno Chavez - UtiliQuest - Vivax-Metrotech

Event 1 - Matthew West - West Locating Services
Event 2 - David Poe - Pine Bluff Wastewater Utility
Event 3 - Marshall Trezevant - STS - Vivax-Metrotech

GAS
1. Jason Syragakis - Enbridge Gas Distribution - RD
2. Cap Lynch - STS
3. Corey Downing - STS - RD

Event 1 - Jeff Taylor - Benton Georgia - RD
Event 2 - Frank Warnock - TECO Peoples Gas - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 3 - Vance Bodziak - UtilitQuest - Vivax-Metrotech
LFH
1. Casey Pool - Colorado Springs Utilities - Vivax-Metrotech
2. Drew Cooper - STS/UtiliQuest - RD
3. Andrea Davis - RHD Services - RD

TELECOM
1. Shannon Knause - Mark Rite Utility Services - RD
2. Ronnie Ashley - STS/UtiliQuest - RD
3. Jacob Clark - STS/UtiliQuest - Vivax-Metrotech

Event 1 - Shannon Knause - Mark Rite Utility Services - RD
Event 2 - Shannon Knause - Mark Rite Utility Services - RD
Event 3 - Ronnie Ashley - STS/UtiliQuest - RD

POWER
1. David Waddell - City of Tallahassee - RD
2. Andrew Allen - Mark Rite Utility Services - Vivax-Metrotech
3. Mike Dmytryszyn - G-Tel Engineering - Vivax-Metrotech

Event 1 - David Waddell - City of Tallahassee - RD
Event 2 - David Waddell - City of Tallahassee - RD
Event 3 - David Waddell - City of Tallahassee - RD

WATER
1. Modesto Castilleja - Cobb Fendley - RD
2. Paul Donahue - City of Ormond Beach - Vivax-Metrotech
3. Matthew West - West Locating Services

Event 1 - Raul Carbonell - Craig A. Smith & Associates - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 2 - Andrew Scholcz - G-Tel Engineering - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 3 - Michael Ellsworth - Newnan Utilities - Vivax-Metrotech

GAS
1. James Jordan- Premier - Vivax-Metrotech
2. Chandler Mohn - Center Point Energy - Vivax-Metrotech
3. Richard Zuniga - Cobb Fendley - RD

Event 1 - Derek Turnbull - Enbridge Gas Distribution - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 2 - James Jordan- Premier - Vivax-Metrotech
Event 3 - Vance Bodziak - STS/UtilitQuest - Vivax-Metrotech
About Us
Tracer Electronics LLC is a professional sales, repair, and training provider for the underground utility protection industry. Tracer endorses only the best pipe and cable locating and water leak detection equipment available in the market place today. We are authorized distributors for several major brands of professional locating equipment, water leak detection equipment and video pipe inspection equipment. Tracer also operates one of the largest locator repair and calibration centers in the Americas.
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