Parting Shot http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7352/more en Salt River Project Safety http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/salt-river-project-safety <div class="node-body article-body">Salt River Project requires that all of its linemen wear long-sleeved flame-retardant shirts and pants when working within 6 ft of exposed energized conductors or equipment with the potential for an electrical flashover.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/salt-river-project-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/salt-river-project-safety#comments Parting Shot Wed, 11 Jun 2014 21:19:00 +0000 50091 at http://tdworld.com Parting Shot: Preparing for Reconductoring http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-preparing-reconductoring <div class="node-body article-body">Pete Rochfort, a third-class lineman with Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp., hangs a P-line rack on a pole in Red Oaks Mill in Poughkeepsie, New York,</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-preparing-reconductoring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-preparing-reconductoring#comments Parting Shot Tue, 21 Jan 2014 20:30:00 +0000 40931 at http://tdworld.com Parting Shot: International Lineman's Rodeo http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-international-linemans-rodeo <div class="node-body article-body">The International Lineman’s Rodeo featured more than 200 apprentice competitors and journeymen teams.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-international-linemans-rodeo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-international-linemans-rodeo#comments Parting Shot Tue, 21 Jan 2014 20:17:00 +0000 40921 at http://tdworld.com Parting Shot: Working Barehand http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-working-barehand <div class="node-body article-body">Working barehand, a Michels Power crew installs armor rod from a bucket truck in Pennsylvania.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-working-barehand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-working-barehand#comments Parting Shot Tue, 21 Jan 2014 19:57:00 +0000 40901 at http://tdworld.com Parting Shot: Train the Trainer Program http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-train-trainer-program <div class="node-body article-body">Sierra Nevada lineman Ryan Mumma coaches Upper Great Plains lineman Kevin Ripplinger through the procedures of a self rescue from an aerial lift.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-train-trainer-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-train-trainer-program#comments Parting Shot Thu, 05 Sep 2013 18:31:00 +0000 32141 at http://tdworld.com American Public Power Association’s 13th Annual Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/american-public-power-association-s-13th-annual-public-power-lineworkers-rodeo <div class="node-body article-body">Kissimmee Utility Authority recently hosted the American Public Power Association’s 13th Annual Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo in Kissimmee, Florida. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/american-public-power-association-s-13th-annual-public-power-lineworkers-rodeo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/american-public-power-association-s-13th-annual-public-power-lineworkers-rodeo#comments Parting Shot Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:40:00 +0000 30281 at http://tdworld.com Duke Energy: Annual Lineman Appreciation Day http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/duke-energy-annual-lineman-appreciation-day <div class="node-body article-body">Duke Energy joined other electric utilities to celebrate the first annual Lineman Appreciation Day on April 18, 2013. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/duke-energy-annual-lineman-appreciation-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/duke-energy-annual-lineman-appreciation-day#comments Parting Shot Thu, 18 Jul 2013 21:58:00 +0000 29531 at http://tdworld.com Parting Shot: Hawaiian Electric Co. http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-hawaiian-electric-co <div class="node-body article-body">The first-ever Hawaii Lineman’s Rodeo took place on Feb. 23, 2013, at the Old Kona Airport State Recreation Area in Kailua-Kona on Hawaii Island. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-hawaiian-electric-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-hawaiian-electric-co#comments Parting Shot Thu, 20 Jun 2013 20:27:00 +0000 27961 at http://tdworld.com Orlando Utilities Commission Employees & Trucks http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/orlando-utilities-commission-employees-trucks <div class="field-byline"> Timothy Trudell, Orlando Utilities Commission </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Twenty-seven Orlando Utilities Commission (OUC) employees and 22 trucks traveled nearly 1,000 miles to Garrett County in Western Maryland on October 30, 2012. The utility&#39;s linemen have a lot of experience with heat and storms, but the mountains, cold and heavy snow from Hurricane Sandy presented a challenge. The Orlando, Florida-based linemen helped First Energy restore power in the wake of the massive storm.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/orlando-utilities-commission-employees-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/orlando-utilities-commission-employees-trucks#comments Parting Shot Mon, 01 Apr 2013 20:04:00 +0000 25621 at http://tdworld.com <p> Orlando Utilities Commission Employees &amp; Trucks assist in Hurricane Sandy recovery</p> Timothy Trudell Parting SHOT http://tdworld.com/node/23391 <div class="field-byline"> Photograph by Timothy Trudell, Orlando Utilities Commission </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Twenty-seven Orlando Utilities Commission (OUC) employees and 22 trucks traveled nearly 1,000 miles to Garrett County in western Maryland on Oct. 30, 2012. The utility&#39;s linemen have a lot of experience with heat and storms, but the mountains, cold and heavy snow from Hurricane Sandy presented a challenge. The Orlando, Florida-based linemen helped FirstEnergy restore power in the wake of the massive storm.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/node/23391" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/node/23391#comments Parting Shot Mon, 01 Apr 2013 19:00:00 +0000 23391 at http://tdworld.com