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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!

Power Line Storm Response Keep Everyone Safe During Winter Power Outages - Boston, MA

Joseph Coupal - Tuesday, March 03, 2015

Just a few weeks back, another record-setting snowfall left extensive damage to overhead power lines in MA. For this reason, electric line storm response services were initiated to repair damaged lines in order to restore power to the affected areas.

Strong winds matched with heavy snowfall can knock out electric power lines leaving people stranded without power in locations around Boston, MA. When the power goes out unexpectedly, it can affect not only commercial and residential buildings but also health care facilities. Winter power outages can cause a serious threat which is why power lines storm response teams play a vital role in these emergency situations.

During downtime, there is power-dependent equipment that will not work putting people in danger. It can stop operations that are critical to many businesses and health care facilities. With this type of winter weather around Massachusetts, plummeting temperatures cause the risk of frostbite and unsafe conditions from cold temperatures when heating appliance do not work. During storm related power outages, the ElecCom Power crew will conduct power line repairs and bring back power.

For more details on for reliable storm response services, contact the ElecComm.

Immediate Power Line Repair Storm Response, the Answer to Weather-Related Power Outages - Boston, MA

Joseph Coupal - Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Heavy snowfall matched with high winds can cause severe damage to overhead power lines in Boston, MA. This can result in power outages that hamper a lot of business operations in Massachusetts.

Protective equipment shuts off the flow of power when objects, like a tree limb, come in contact with power lines or circuit breakers. Extreme winter weather conditions can cause trees to be uprooted, knocking down overhead power lines and poles. As a result, power is lost to both commercial and residential areas that are connected to that circuit. Worse, furnaces and other heating systems that are dependent to electrical power also shut-down creating unsafe circumstances because of the severe cold. In these instances, immediate power line storm response is needed to restore power to affected areas.

Power line repairs can take a long time, during winter power outages. Downed trees, snow, and other debris may block streets preventing access to the affected areas. The ElecComm Crew is fully equipped to respond to minor and major power outages in Massachusetts.

For assistance during a weather-related power outage, contact ElecComm.

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