AFRICA’S MOST TRUSTED SUPPLIER
OF TREATED WOODEN POLES SINCE 1952
AFRICA’S MOST TRUSTED
SUPPLIER OF TREATED
WOODEN POLES SINCE 1952

 

 

Electricity Supported by Utility Poles

January 28, 2015

Utility poles

Electricity is one of the most important gifts that science has given to mankind. It is something that has become incorporated into every modern humans lifestyle. Everything we do now days; cooking, work, activities, communication, lighting and more require electricity. It has also become a part of modern life and one cannot imagine a world without it.

Electricity provides comfort to those working with machines, it helps us get more done in our busy daily schedules. Essential items like food, paper and many other things are the result of electricity.

'Modern means of transportation and communication have been revolutionised by it. Electric trains and battery cars are quick means of travel. Electricity also provides means of amusement, radio, television and cinema, which are the most popular forms of entertainment are the result of electricity. Modern equipment such as computers have also been developed because of electricity.' (Lekshmi S. 2010)

Electricity also plays a crucial role in the fields of medicines and surgery, such as X-ray and ECG. The use of electricity is increasing everyday and help shaping the world we live in.

R&B Group specialises in the manufacturing of large scale order and export of utility poles throughout Africa, and globally, spreading electricity across the continent and abroad.

Utility Poles, also known as transmission poles, support overhead power lines and various other public utilities, such as cable, fibre optic cable, and related equipment such as transformers and street lights. It can be referred to as a transmission pole, telephone pole, telecommunication pole, power pole, hydro pole, telegraph pole, or telegraph post, depending on its application.