Lineman safety: Power line stringing and installation equipment

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Safety equipment: Sherman + Reilly, a manufacturer of power line stringing and installation equipment, will conduct a 12-city western state tour to display and demonstrate its new utility stringing equipment aimed at significantly improving the safety and health of lineman in the electric utility industry. The Break Away Road Show will start April 22 in New Orleans and end May 22 in Minneapolis.

“Through considerable research, we’ve applied standards of health and safety using advanced technologies that promise to make this new generation of utility equipment the safest to use, quickest to learn and most efficient to deploy,” said Michael Dunn, Sr. VP and General Manager of Sherman + Reilly. “We want utility personnel to have an up close look at this new equipment and the chance to test drive its capabilities.”

Sherman + Reilly will be highlighting its exclusive Safe-Zone Operator Cab among its new products. It has all digital controls, joy stick operation, digital recording of all job performance and on-board diagnostics insuring improved machine up times.

Joining Sherman + Reilly on the tour will be Greenlee Utility® and HD Electric®, displaying Greenlee Textron¹s broad utility offering together for power utility personnel to experience directly for the first time.

Greenlee Utility will demonstrate its ergonomic and intelligent battery tool platform with products like the EK425L Gator® Battery Powered Crimping Tool, Gator Eye and Grounded Cutter System. HD Electric will showcase an innovative line of test and measure, controls and system monitoring and safety products, like its new HVA High Voltage Digital Ammeter, a high voltage digital ammeter designed for taking AC current measurements up to 2000 amps, 25-500Hz.

For more information about Sherman + Reilly or other products, click here to go to Utility Products’ Buyers Guide.

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June 2014
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