StressCrete Pole Wins!

    Monday, August 1st, 2016 - 8:00 AM


Some amateur video was recorded in Mississauga, Ontario atop the Absolute Towers showing a high speed police chase. During the chase, the fugitive driving a black sedan, collides with a StressCrete spun concrete pole.

The car's impact with the pole occurs a little after one minute into the video. As you will see by clicking the link below, it was a substantial collision yet it does not affect the concrete pole nor the multiple electrical circuits attached to it.

Imagine if it was a weaker wood pole and it fell down possibly cascading to other poles down the line at a major intersection. It could have resulted in injuries and/or loss of life, power outages, and costly damage to the utility's distribution grid. StressCrete concrete poles withstand the test of time including direct impacts with automobiles!

If you would like to learn more about the benefits of installing StressCrete spun concrete poles for electric distribution circuits, please contact our office at (517) 627-4971 as we'll be happy to get you additional information and answer any of your questions.




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