Electric Utility Operations

Designed to help field supervisors improve the productivity and safety of their field workforce by focusing on issues related to linemen such as fall protection, storm response and infrastructure upgrades.



New Line Life Podcast: ICYMI: Mutual Aid Without a Storm

Feb. 23, 2024
This audio story showcases an article about the Light Up Navajo project from the 2023 T&D World Lineworker Supplement.

Line Life Podcast: Part 2: LUMA's Island-Wide Work Plan in Puerto Rico

Feb. 16, 2024
Listen to Part 2 to hear about LUMA's plans for vegetation management, automation and substation modernization.

Line Life Podcast: ICYMI: Make the Most of Mutual Assistance

Feb. 9, 2024
In this narrated version of the December 2023 cover story, ComEd describes how management teams can be used as part of a utility's outage restoration strategy.

Line Life Podcast: Puerto Rico Grid Transformation Featuring Dr. Shay Bahramirad

Feb. 2, 2024
In part one of this two-part series, Dr. Bahramirad shares the story of how LUMA is increasing reliability and resiliency through grid modernization projects underway in Puerto...

Line Life Podcast: ICYMI: 2023 Lineman's Rodeo Roundup

Jan. 26, 2024
Listen to a narrated audio version of the story covering the record-breaking 2023 International Lineman's Rodeo.



Line Life Podcasts

Jan. 18, 2024
Line Life podcast episodes air every Friday, covering everything and anything linework, available on podbean.
Electric Utility Operations

Technology Converts Diesel-Powered Construction Fleets into Zero-Emissions Machines

Feb. 1, 2024
ZQuip ensures electric machines are less costly to own, yet run for as long as a utility or contractor requires.
Electric Utility Operations

Inventing Tools to Solve Field Challenges

Feb. 1, 2024
Salt River Project partnered with a product development company to improve processes for its field workforce.

Creating Safer Work Zones for Power Line Ground Crews

Feb. 1, 2024
Safety plans for transmission, distribution, and mobile substation projects are critical to keeping your teams safe. The inclusion of power lines introduces an additional layer...
Overhead Transmission

TenneT Conducts Pilot With Drones To Hang Wire Markers For Birds On 150 kV Line In Netherlands

Jan. 30, 2024
This technique requires a different type of wire marking than TenneT already uses.