Gas Utilities


d’Escoto, Inc. is a leader in natural gas utility pipeline inspection and consulting services. Our team provides a wide range of engineering consulting services and pipeline inspection to major clients in both rural and urban areas. We have extensive experience working with transmission pipeline, distribution pipeline including polyethylene plastic pipe, natural gas stations and storage facilities, and medium and high-pressure vaults. 

What makes d’Escoto, Inc. unique is its industry-first business model that ensures safety, work quality, staff consistency and overall project success. We take a hands-on approach with project manager involvement throughout each project. The outcomes are higher inspector retention, greater project oversight, enhanced client engagement and ultimately the safe and successful completion of every projects. 


Our experienced team holds important industry certifications and ensures the projects are completed safely and on schedule. Our inspection teams consist of the following:

  • Chief Inspectors
  • Chief Weld Inspectors
  • Certified Weld Inspectors
  • NACE Coating Inspectors
  • Cathodic Protection (CP) Inspectors
  • General/Utility Inspectors
  • Bore Inspectors
  • Materials Controls Inspectors
  • Office Managers
  • Compliance Quality Inspectors
  • Piping Field Coordinators
  • Restoration Field Coordinators
  • High Pressure Field Coordinator
  • Senior Field Operations Specialists


As part of the back-office support for our clients, the contract administration team provides information for bi-weekly invoicing and month end project accruals that is required for mandatory client and agency reporting. This extra work provides added value to the client allowing them to focus more closely on the project itself. This includes, but is not limited to:
  • Providing total number of inspection hours by project by month
  • Providing projected inspection cost estimates by project for client monthly accruals
  • Providing weekly time and expense inspector spreadsheets via secure email for client approval signatures that accompany the invoice
  • Providing information related to open invoices at end of client’s fiscal year