IKT was founded in 1994 to support, through its research and consultancy services, the construction, renovation and maintenance of public utility networks to benefit both the environment and utility customers.
IKT is owned by, and works closely with, two associations representing network owners and their supply chains. This ensures that IKT can undertake research, testing and monitoring in a neutral and independent manner.
As the main shareholder the Association of Network Operators has three representatives on the supervisory board of IKT and has the following mission and objectives:
Membership of the Association is open to network operators.
The benefits of membership include:
IKT - Institute for Underground Infrastructure
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