3M™ Locators and Markers provide a complete system for locating, marking and mapping vital underground assets.
From markers that give an exact path and estimated depth of underground utilities, to markers that store information, to utility locators that interface with GPS/GIS field mapping instruments, 3M offers the precision tools needed to manage your assets.
Together, they provide a complete solution with the performance and reliability you trust from 3M. Learn more about 3M's utility locating products, line locator industry solutions, or utility locator resources.
Discover how 3M can help you solve your locating and marking challenges, no matter which utility you serve.
Solutions to locate buried communication cables and locate sheath faults. Specific markers for telecom identification frequencies.
Click to access our 3M Power Utilities Training Courses, where we will share our specialist knowledge on a variety of distribution and transmission industry issues.
Register for our upcoming webinars and view recordings of previous sessions on demand.
Quickly find a Locating and Marking product below.
The locator detects only the position of the EMS marker and is able to perform a depth estimation of the buried depth.
The EMS-ID Marker has the unique feature of having a Serial Number and programming user defined text into the EMS-ID Marker.
The locator is able to detect the position of the EMS-ID Marker and read the user defined text and Serial Number.
The EMS-ID marker would normally be used in congested areas where precise locating is vital to quickly locate your buried assets
No, both the EMS and EMS-ID Markers are passive devices and don`t need a battery to operate.
Please contact your local area representative or fill in the form on this page.
If you’re unsure of what you need, our team can visit your site to help you find the right solution. We also have a wide range of resources available including videos, brochures and product data sheets to help you increase your knowledge.