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Electrical Consultants Inc longer spans

Pushing the Envelope

Longer spans are requiring innovative designs to meet the challenges of today.

Several commonly used transmission line structure configurations have proven to be effective and efficient in providing the structural and electrical reliability essential to transmission owners. However, unique situations and circumstances sometimes require the development of a nontraditional structure configuration to meet the challenging objectives of a project.

In such cases, it is critical the engineer be familiar with all the structure designs developed for past projects.

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