The Top 6 Reasons to Choose Composite Utility Poles

We previously introduced our new composite utility poles and their key components. But, what are some of the reasons to choose FRP utility poles over a more traditional material like wood or steel? Here, seek we’ll take a look at just a few of the reasons to choose FRP utility poles. Safety: high dielectric strength Under.. read more →

New Product: Composite Utility Poles

Transmission Innovations has been a leader in bringing FRP products to the electrical industry. As the leading supplier of patent-protected FRP cross arms and cross braces, we’ve now added composite utility poles to our product line. In this post, we’ll introduce some of the key components of these new composite utility poles. Advanced UV Protection.. read more →

Testing of Composite Utility Products

We previously looked at how the pultrusion process manufactures composite cross arms. Though, manufacturing is just the first step in getting these composite transmission structures to our customers. What comes after the product has been created? This post provides an overview of the testing process from the point of view of our composite utility poles… read more →

The Pros and Cons of Materials for Overhead Transmission Line Structures

When it comes to electrical overhead transmission structures, there are four main materials commonly used to construct them: wood, steel concrete and fibre reinforced polymers. Historically, wood, steel and concrete have been the most frequently used materials for transmission structures. Recently, advances in materials technology have provided the opportunity for companies to use high tech.. read more →