Pollman To Serve On Board Of Directors Of Common Ground Alliance

Scott Pollman, director of Ditch Witch'sR Subsite Electronics and Downhole Tool Operations at the Charles Machine Works, Inc., has been named to the board of directors of Common Ground Alliance, the recently-organized private, non-profit organization dedicated to addressing issues to prevent damage to the nation's underground utility infrastructure.

The board of directors includes representatives of various organizations interested in protecting underground facilities.

Primary goal of the Alliance is to advance objectives defined in the Common Ground Best Practices Study, completed in 1999. Details about the study and information about ongoing activites are available online at www.commongroundalliance.com.