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What Third-Party Test Results of Perching Revealed About DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions

In response to the growing awareness of electrocution-related deaths in populations of birds of prey and other migratory birds, DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions conducted a third-party test to determine how products like the Ultravex® crossarm can improve conditions for birds who are drawn to power lines for perching.

Migrating Birds and Power Lines–What Can Be Done?

In this article we’re going to explore the current issues surrounding bird electrocution from transmission and distribution equipment, and introduce strategies for reducing the number of avian deaths caused by electrical structures.

Is Your Utility Infrastructure Designed for Safety?

When disaster strikes, it’s critical to make sure your power lines are secured by strong equipment that not only keeps your electrical components safe but also reduces the risk of damage spreading to surrounding areas; affecting homes and wildlife alike.

How DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions Sets the Standard for Safety

In this month’s article, we’re going to talk about DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions’ commitment to safety and explain the standards and procedures that protect all our employees and customers.

Behind the Scenes of Composite Crossarm Testing

In this post, we’re going to explain the different elements we test for, why crossarm testing is important, and how DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions delivers on those standards of quality.

DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions Responds to Storms in the Northeast United States

Across the northeast United States, DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions has helped the hundreds of thousands of people without power recover from the storms.

The Fiberglass Industry at a Glance

Learn about the growing fiberglass industry that's driving global innovation in the utilities industry and more.

Why Storm Hardened Electrical Grids Call for Composite Fiberglass Crossarms

With the recent destructive storms and wildfires across the nation, it’s now more important than ever to make sure that your utility systems and infrastructures are hardened against the worst conditions.

Why the Ultravex™ Composite Fiberglass Crossarm is Preferred by Industry Leaders

You have customers who depend on the utilities and power lines you provide, and you need to be able to guarantee that their energy service is reliable in all conditions. That’s why the Ultravex™ composite fiberglass crossarm is preferred by industry leaders who can’t afford to trust their lines and conductors to just any old crossarm technology, but technology that is engineered by DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions to lead the industry.

The Essential Guide to Crossarms: What Are They? Why Are They Important?

In utility work, there is no greater demand than crossarm equipment that is reliable and resilient through all weather conditions and efficient for teams performing repairs, replacements or installations. You have expectations for your equipment, and customers who have expectations of your ability to meet their needs. When it comes to choosing crossarms to use in your power infrastructure, it’s important to know the essentials.

7 Reasons Why DIS-TRAN Ultravex™ Crossarms Beat the Competition

DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions offers a crossarm product for the power utilities industry that’s bolder and more innovative than anything ever introduced before. It’s the Ultravex™ Crossarm, and the seven points below illustrate why no other crossarm product on the market comes close.

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Crest Industries CEO Announces:

Crest Industries receives the 2017 Raffles Gold Medal for safety achievement in the Specialty Business category.

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