News + Events

New Look, Same Service!

Happy New Year from all of us at Gopher State One Call (GSOC). We had a great year in 2018 helping Minnesotans excavate safely. 2019 brings updates for our organization, including a brand-new logo!

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GSOC is pleased to introduce our new look, while providing the same reliable damage prevention services. As we enter this new year, let’s review some safe excavation reminders!

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Honoring Martin Luther King, Jr

GSOC MLKDay 2019

We will be taking calls for emergency locates only on Monday, Jan. 21st for Martin Luther King, Jr Day, but remember, you can file a ticket online 24/7. NOTE: Monday will not count towards your standard 48 hour notice when filing a locate, so please plan accordingly.

Excavator Ticket Management


Gopher State One Call (GSOC) is pleased to offer a helpful tool named Excavator Ticket Management (ETM), a web-based portal that excavators can use to efficiently manage their locate request database. ETM provides a single repository for all tickets associated with a specific company phone number and displays them online for easy access.

Click on the “Go to ETM” button here.

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GSOC Responsibilities

GSOCLogo editThe safe excavation process involves varying efforts from all stakeholders. Gopher State One Call (GSOC) is the notification system established to act as a communication link between facility operators, homeowners, and professional excavators in the State of Minnesota. GSOC is responsible for collecting information from anyone planning to excavate who files a locate request. We then transmit this information to affected facility operators who may have underground utilities in/near the proposed excavation site. Keep reading to learn more about what GSOC does and doesn’t do in the safe excavation process!

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ITIC Advanced Function

Gopher State One Call (GSOC) users have access to a web-based ticketing system called ITIC Online Ticket Entry to file locate requests. Users save time and increase efficiency with features such as simple navigational tools, interactive mapping, and auto-fill data fields, to name a few. Did you also know that you have the option to delay the release of locate tickets until a later date? Keep reading to find out more about this helpful ITIC feature!

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Upcoming Events

ITIC'S New Interface Webinar

06/26/2024 - 06/26/2024

ITIC'S New Interface Webinar

07/10/2024 - 07/10/2024

ITIC'S New Interface Webinar

07/17/2024 - 07/17/2024