Welcome to ARKUPS.com

A Quality Locate

ARKUPS is the solution for utility locating in Arkansas. Since 1998, ARKUPS has provided cost effective, quality service to it's partners with locating underground utility lines as our core service.

Our Vision

Dependable, on-time, and accurate utility damage prevention every time!

Our Mission

Arkansas Utility Protection Services will provide a reliable, cost-effective locate service that ensures public safety by preventing damage to our partners’ facilities.


If you are looking for solutions in damage prevention in Arkansas, you’ve found a partner in ARKUPS “where teamwork based on trust, open communication and respect characterize our professional workplace.”

Residential Private Locating (RPL)

In our ongoing effort to prevent damage to underground facilities, Residential Private Locating Services are now available. If you need the lines beyond the meter located, we can work with you to get those identified and marked so you can continue your planning or excavation. Currently available in Pulaski, Saline, and Faulkner counties with expansion to the rest of the state planned in the near future.

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GIS Services

ARKUPS is now offering GIS/Mapping services! Have underground facilities you need to map? ARKUPS can GPS your facilities and provide you with a high quality map and a digital version of your data compatible with current GIS and mapping standards.

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State Law

What is the law and how does it affect me? Click here to find out.


Thinking of a new career? ARKUPS is a great place to look. Click here to learn more.