ACKNOWLEDGEMENT: numerous photo contributions courtesy of Robert Stephenson of Facilities Joint Use Thanks, Rob!
All four communication cables are in violation of the transformer loops
Storage of excess cable in one spot can create operational, access and possible loading concerns…
And storage of a full cable spool creates major loading concerns!
Communication cable constructed through primary power risers
Again, storing of a full cable spool creates major loading concerns!
Communication cable using streetlight arm as support for street crossing
Communication cable built through support arms of primary power
Communication cable built through transformer loops
Communication cables installed above weatherhead risers
Communication cable using power conductor for street crossing clearance
Communication cable turn guyed with rope to power
Avoiding situations such as those illustrated on the preceding pages can reduce costs, improve efficiency and promote safer working conditions…for everyone. Now that’s important! For more detailed information, refer to Section 2 (Design/Construction) of your Pole Attachment Guidelines and Procedures Manual.