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The Cost of Outages. How Much Damage Can an Animal Cause?

The Cost of Outages. How Much Damage Can an Animal Cause?

Animal-caused electric outages, like all other outages, can cause direct and consequential damage...

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Cover-Up Equipment: Selection and Care

Cover-Up Equipment: Selection and Care

Hard Plastic vs. Rubber Cover-Up Equipment Deciding which cover-up equipment is best for the job...

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The Impact of Animal-Caused Outages

The Impact of Animal-Caused Outages

The growing reliance on energy and the implications of its interruption in residential homes,...

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An Interview with Kevin Mabie, Communications Northeast Territory Manager

An Interview with Kevin Mabie, Communications Northeast Territory Manager

Meet Kevin Mabie, Northeast Territory Manager, as he discusses his communications industry outlook...

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Protecting America’s Birds with Greenjacket

Protecting America’s Birds with Greenjacket

The Lemon Creek substation is a key site for AEL&P in supplying backup power and electrical...

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The Importance of Lead Length for Arrester Applications

The Importance of Lead Length for Arrester Applications

A commonly overlooked consideration in arrester applications is the impact of lead length. The...

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How to Avoid Putting Strain on Fiber Communications Lines

How to Avoid Putting Strain on Fiber Communications Lines

When securing a fiber line to a pole, building or at mid-span, installers must be careful not to...

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Why Measuring Torque Matters

Why Measuring Torque Matters

The torque-to-capacity relationship for helical anchors and piles is an empirical method originally...

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Getting Started with Surge Arrester Specifications

Getting Started with Surge Arrester Specifications

With the recent and upcoming revisions of IEEE C62.11 and IEC 60099-4 surge arrester standards,...

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4 Advantages of a Custom Bushings Cross-Reference Guide

4 Advantages of a Custom Bushings Cross-Reference Guide

Not sure what the proper bushing replacements are for your in-service bushings? Hubbell | PCORE®...

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Understanding Classes and Types of Rubber Insulating Blankets

Understanding Classes and Types of Rubber Insulating Blankets

Insulating rubber blankets for energized line maintenance come in a variety of sizes, classes...

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Guy Anchor Testing Procedure

Guy Anchor Testing Procedure

Predicting the holding capacity of an anchor can be difficult due to soil variations at different...

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4 Reasons to Field Test Helical Guy Anchors

4 Reasons to Field Test Helical Guy Anchors

The reliability of our overhead power and communication lines is as important today as ever before....

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Why You Should Repair Defective Bushings

Why You Should Repair Defective Bushings

Repairing a bushing is less expensive than purchasing a new bushing and you are able to maintain...

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