Lakeland Electric to Inspect Wood Power Poles

Osmose truckProviding affordable, dependable and sustainable power is Lakeland Electric’s mission. In an ongoing effort to strengthen our power system, Lakeland Electric will be inspecting wood power poles beginning March 18.

The inspections will last approximately four months. Any deficient poles identified will be repaired or replaced at a later date.

To assist in this important project, Lakeland Electric has contracted with Osmose Utilities Services Inc. Osmose has 70 years of experience in conducting wood pole inspections.

Lakeland Electric requests its’ customers to allow Osmose’s employees access to the power poles located on private property. Osmose logos will be clearly visible on each vehicle, and their employees will be wearing identifiable badges.

If a customer has any questions or wants to verify any of Osmose employees, please contact Lakeland Electric’s Maintenance & Services Engineering group at 834-6410. Lakeland Electric extends its appreciation to  customers for their cooperation with this project.