In 2019 Texas Legislature voted to require utilities to complete regular inspections of conductor height (and more) to ensure safety regulations are being met. This on the heals of 3 young boy scouts who were electrocuted in 2017 when their sailboat mast made contact with a low-hanging conductor over a lake [more info here].
UAS Global Services has flown many water crossings already. With the help of McCord Engineering, we are able to package a complete and accurate summation of all problem areas within a given utility’s service area.
HB 4150 is a requirement and is a serious task. Let a team who understands the data help you through the tedious task of inspections across water.
House Bill 4150: Full Document