power pylon

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a large vertical steel tower supporting high-tension power lines


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Southern California Edison officials were unable Monday afternoon to estimate when the power pylon on Edison's Midway Vincent No.
Unidentified armed men tried but failed to topple a power pylon in North Cotabato around 6 p.
Rescue sources said that the accident took place at Nawan Kaley Road Mardan where a school bus carry pupils back home got out of control of driver due to over speeding and struck an power pylon by roadside.
KIDAPAWAN CITY -- Unidentified armed men blasted anew the steel power tower in Barangay Pagangan in Aleosan, North Cotabato on Wednesday, which was also bombed on January 14 but as in the previous incident, the explosion also failed to topple down the power pylon.
ILIGAN CITY -- Another power pylon of the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) was bombed by unidentified men in Balo-i town in Lanao del Norte early Monday.
JALALABAD (PAN): Residents of the Badpash district in eastern Laghman province have damaged power pylon of Naghlo dam, an official said on Sunday.
Ronnie Enderes, the news team's reporter, told the Philippine Daily Inquirer by phone that they had just followed up a story on another bomb attack on a power pylon in Barangay Lanao Ramain - also in Marawi City - when they noticed armed men on two motorcycles tailing them.
So far, the only noticeable though regrettable result of the expansion was an accident during preparations for the 2007 project opening ceremony when a worker crashed his truck into a power pylon and was electrocuted.
The remote-controlled device was planted near a school and a power pylon in a congested area and targeted a Station House Officer Riaz-ul-Islam.
The power pylon supplies 500 kilovolt electricity from Tar Beal
PESHAWAR, 19 March , 2009 (Frontier Star) -- Unidentified militants blown up a 132-KVA power pylon in the suburb of Peshawar on Thursday, suspending power supply to several parts of the city, official sources said.
KABACAN -- Police strongly suspect the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters was behind the toppling of a major power pylon of the National Grid Corp.
Police and bomb disposal squad defused 17 bombs planted on a power pylon near Kala Shah Kaku.
The remote-controlled device was planted near a power pylon in a congested area, which targeted a police station chief, police official Hayatullah Khan said.
Contract notice: framework contract for the delivery of climbing systems on overhead power pylons