ElecComm Blog


Quick Power Line Repairs and Maintenance Are Critical To Ensure Business Continuity in Winter

Joseph Coupal - Thursday, December 27, 2018
ElecComm - Power Line Storm Response, MA

Winter is a challenging season for many business owners and operators because power outages are inevitable during this time of the year. It is important that they have a contingency plan so commerce can continue uninterrupted even in the event of power failures. Although, generators are an integral part of the plan and will sustain business operations for hours, quick power line restoration is critical to get power restored immediately.

Business is dependent on electricity. Business continuity is jeopardized when electrical infrastructure is susceptible to weather and environmental factors. Additionally, power line repairs and updates are recommended prior to storms to reinforce infrastructure for secure and stable power during winter weather. Fortify business electrical infrastructure or invest in new in order to maintain normal business activity year round.

ElecComm can address electrical power needs. Whether your business needs power line repair services or new electrical infrastructure, we've got you covered. Contact us today!

Happy Holidays from ElecComm

Joseph Coupal - Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Happy Holidays from ElecComm

Our warmest Holiday wishes from the entire team here at ElecComm. Calendar year 2018 was, and continues to be, a truly remarkable year and we take this moment to recognize the joy that each and every one of you has brought to our personal and professional lives. We exist because of your faith and trust in us.

As calendar year 2019 approaches, we reflect upon the foundational recognition that "your success is our success". Our New Year’s wish for 2019 is to nurture our positive and ever strengthening partnership and to deliver ever increasing value to you, your business, and your family through the entirety of 2019.

Throughout this Holiday season may you be blessed with health and surrounded by friends and family. All the best! Cheers!

Quick Power Restoration Is Critical To Ensure Business Continuity

Joseph Coupal - Thursday, December 13, 2018
ElecComm - power line storm response in MA

Contingency plans are included in company strategies to deal with emergency situations. Business continuity is the priority in this planning, especially during winter because of the extreme weather conditions in New England. Electric power restoration is a major element of disaster recovery. Normal operations can only be resumed when power is fully restored. Therefor, quick power line storm response is imperative to secure business continuity.

Repairing downed power lines requires an emergency response team that will assess the scenario and perform the proper structural and equipment restoration to damaged lines and poles. Although many businesses have backup generators, power outages are inconvenient to all commercial enterprises. Meanwhile, wireless cellular networks are challenged when trying to sustain companies with large data communication systems, particularly when cables that are embedded along the power line are also down. Consequently, it is important that utility power is restored as soon as possible so companies can get back to their normal operations.

ElecComm can perform power line repair and maintenance in MA so that businesses will recover from electricity loss right away. Our team is comprised of skilled linemen and technicians with extensive knowledge and experience in the field. Do not hesitate to contact ElecComm for overhead power line repairs.

It is Important to Upgrade Older Electrical Infrastructure for Business Continuity

Joseph Coupal - Thursday, December 06, 2018
ElecComm - power line storm response in Boston, MA

Extreme cold temperatures can make old electrical infrastructure susceptible to break down. Older and obsolete electrical systems can become weak in cold climates because there are quite a bit of moving parts. They are like vehicles that run perfectly in warmer temperature and within the proper humidity range for which it is designed. New infrastructure can handle extreme temperatures but, overtime, those that are operating beyond their life span can have slowly diminished capacity when operating under extreme conditions.

All electrical systems are subjected to intense cold or heat which they can mostly withstand it as long as they are not also stressed. However, when the environment is too extreme, these devices will slow down and become less predictable than they normally would. This can even get worse when they are working over time or beyond their capacity. For instance, circuit breakers must open quickly to protect the system, to prevent short circuiting, and widespread loss of electricity during the harsh weather of winter.

For these reasons it is highly recommended to reinforce old infrastructure particularly in wintertime. Insulation must be properly fortified in order prevent electrical system malfunction during the cold weather. Contact ElecComm, for quality upgrade of infrastructure and power line repairs and maintenance.


Job Offers in ElecComm

Joseph Coupal - Tuesday, December 04, 2018
ElecComm - Careers in Wilmington, MA

ElecComm continually looks to add new experienced or entry level talent to our expanding workforce. Our team is distributed throughout New England and we encourage applicants from surrounding states. ECC is a UWUA local 369 company.

ECC takes pride in our team and offers a well-rounded benefits package that includes comprehensive medical and dental coverage, a 401(k) plan with company match, profit sharing plan, life and disability insurance as well as paid time off.

We pride ourselves in safety, health, training and state of the art equipment for our employees and participate in the UWUA Apprenticeship Program. Our team is continually cross trained and upholds the highest safety standards in the workplace. ECC is an equal opportunity employer.

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    Responsible for the installing, and constructing of plant and equipment. Directs and trains employees of an equal or lower rating. Works under general supervision. More info...
  • UG Lineworker Class 2
    Responsible for the installing, and constructing of plant and equipment. Directs and trains employees of an equal or lower rating. Works under general supervision. More info...
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    Responsible for the installing, and constructing of plant and equipment. Works under general supervision. Works under directive supervision when installing cable or equipment.More info...

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