Parting Shot http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7352/more en Parting Shot: Ameren Illinois http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-ameren-illinois <div class="node-body article-body">Blayne Wallace, apprentice lineman, and Kevin Place, supervisor of electric operations, Urbana-Champaign Operating Center, Ameren Illinois, install an IntelliRupter in downtown Champaign, Illinois</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-ameren-illinois" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/parting-shot-ameren-illinois#comments Parting Shot Tue, 20 Oct 2015 19:30:00 +0000 76911 at http://tdworld.com Vernon Electric Cooperative Prioritizes Safety http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/vernon-electric-cooperative-prioritizes-safety <div class="node-body article-body">To protect its field workforce, Vernon Electric Cooperative makes safety a top priority.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/vernon-electric-cooperative-prioritizes-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/parting-shot/vernon-electric-cooperative-prioritizes-safety#comments Parting Shot Mon, 20 Jul 2015 15:59:00 +0000 71311 at http://tdworld.com 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="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 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