Monthly Archives: March 2015

Escanaba Power Plant explosion shows effects of an improperly grounded fence

Today I am talking about the importance of a properly ground fence. This is an older substation. About a month ago it had a ground fault that happened when the electricity just blew up and you can see how the electricity just went through this fence and exploded some of the fittings where there was moisture. It was electricity that did this. Continue reading

Delta Fence installs chain link at site of Escanaba Power Plant explosion

Today, we are over at the Escanaba Power Plant. Back a couple of months ago we had a big power outage, explosion, at the substation here. They came in with this portable substation. Being it’s a portable substation it’s very expensive to rent. They have to put a temporary substation in and that’s what we are working on today. Continue reading