utility pole

Snap: Utility pole-raising
Published on Dec 2nd, 2010
1 comments Workers raise the pole at 9:29am Thursday. PHOTO BY HAWES SPENCER Ever wonder how a utility pole gets raised? Well, it appears to involve a boom on a truck, as this December 2 install along Second...
Powerful auger
Published on Jul 10th, 2009
0 comments This large auger bit, photographed on the last day of June, was finally put to use on July 9 when it was spun into the dirt along Ivy Road near Farmington. The resulting hole holds a new utility...