UTILITY RESTORATION SERVICES

Transforming Liabilities Into Assets by Restoring Utility Equipment

Before & After

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If you would like to see a few of the intermediate steps involved in one type of utility restoration process, view this case study in pictures (this 2.4 MB PDF file may take a minute to download). After downloading the case study, use your keyboard's arrow keys to scroll through the pictures.

The transformer exhibited in this case study had become hidden from utility service crews due to the unmaintained bushes. Additionally, the transformer cabinet had deteriorated substantially—note the URS technician's gloved hand protruding through the cabinet—and the internal condition of the transformer had become quite poor.

Problem
Enclosure Integrity
 Enclosure Integrity
Problem
Internal Condition
 Internal Condition
Problem
Pad-Mount Stability
 Pad Mount Stability
Problem
Safety
 Safety
Problem
Equipment Access
 Equipment Access