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Bringing Reliable Power to Allentown, PA

Circuit replacement on busy city streets completed one month faster than anticipated; safety of pedestrians and crews ensured.

Author: Kerite/Monday, March 21, 2016/Categories: Case Study

In late March 2015, the backup to a main circuit feeding power to some 18,000 residents of Allentown, Pennsylvania, failed. The failure in the redundant circuit, which happened beneath the busy streets of the city, needed an expeditious long-term solution. Failure of the main feed powering the congested 20-block area could leave tens of thousands of residents and businesses in the dark for an extended time. 

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