The Dangers Faced by Telecom Tower Workers

The quality of cellphone reception in the United States is owed largely to telecommunications tower construction and the efforts of tower workers, who must climb great heights to ensure wireless signals are uninterrupted. To maintain optimal functionality, telecom tower climbers…

Will Drones Replace Telecom Tower Workers?

Telecom tower workers require the utmost focus and experience to complete tasks safely and correctly while climbing. To mitigate certain safety risks associated with tower climbing, tower companies have begun to research the implementation of drones in providing aid to…

How to Inspect Guy Wire Anchors

Set in concrete below the soil’s surface, guy wire anchors provide stabilization for free standing structures like telecommunications towers. With large portions buried underground, however, these key supports are subject to corrosion. Below is a guide to inspecting guy wire…