lightning conductor

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a metallic conductor that is attached to a high point and leads to the ground

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Church warden Michael Crick, a civil engineer, said: "For the sake of just a few pounds-worth of copper, the church now has to employ a specialist contractor costing perhaps pounds 2,000 to reinstall a lightning conductor.
Stone Technical Services is working with a range of ecclesiastical organisations as they tackle the increasing problem of the theft of lead, copper and stainless steel roof coverings, roof-flashings, copper lightning conductors and lead rainwater pipes.
It was all a sober warning that sense and sensibility were required when fitting one's lightning conductor.
The thieves removed the section of the lightning conductor cable from the grounding position to just over three metres up the church wall.
Tenders are invited for Providing lightning conductor for bts tower at te panruti
Stone, which also has offices in London and Middlesex, is one of only a handful of companies approved to work on St Paul's Cathedral as an officially-appointed contractor responsible for all structural and high level maintenance repairs and lightning conductor installation.
But his dad Robert told the inquest in Newry, Co Down: "A lightning conductor could save someone inside the hut.
Tenders are invited for Special Repairs And Replacement Of Lightning Conductor Of Unit Mag Guard At Army Camp Pallavaram And Certain Other Sanctioned Works Under Ge Stm
Stone, which specialises in all aspects of high level maintenance, lightning conductor installation and steeplejack services, has been appointed to carry out a major shutdown of the chimney stacks at SRM in Sunderland, which handles the disposal of organic waste materials.
But there was some good news for the parishioners, left reeling this year when thieves trying to rip the lightning conductor from the spire ended up bringing it crashing down through the roof.
Parents Michael, 34, a lightning conductor fitter, and Kirsty, 33, who works in a tanning salon, are distraught.
Provision of lightning conductor for unit magazine & signal centre of thq 44 bn bsf antagarh under shq bsf bhilai, cg 2.
Officers are also investigating the theft of a copper lightning conductor from St Cuthbert's Church in Amble between Sunday, August 14, and last Tuesday.
The money will go towards the cost of repairs at the church, which suffered severe damage in July when thieves after metal tried to rip the lightning conductor from the spire, sending it crashing through the roof.
STONE Technical Services, the Darlington-based company specialising in high level maintenance, safety systems and lightning conductor installation, is launching a South-east office to cope with its growing number of contracts in the area.