Introduction


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Introduction
IntroductionLinemen and cablemen construct and maintain the electric transmission and distribution facilities that deliver electrical energy to our homes, factories, and commercial establishments. They provide important skilled services to the electrical industry—important because the health and welfare of the public are dependent on reliable electric service.When emergencies develop as a result of lightning, wind, or ice storms, linemen and cablemen respond to restore electric service at any time of the day or night.An understanding of electrical principles and their application in electrical construction and maintenance work is essential to completing the work safely, efficiently, and reliably. New equipment and the public's increased dependence on continuous electric service req…
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Thomas M. Shoemaker; James E. Mack: Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, Twelfth Edition. Introduction, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012), AccessEngineering Export