Wood Pole Techical Seminar

Join fellow utility professionals for two days (10 hours) of instruction presented by eight industry experts with over 180 years of combined experience, including Nelson Bingel, NESC Chairman and ASC O5 Chairman (ANSI O5 Standards).  

Who Should Attend?

  • Utility T&D Engineers
  • Program Managers
  • Asset Managers
  • Operations Supervisor

Topic Areas Include:

  • National pole plant data overview
  • Wood pole standards
  • Pole strength & loading basics
  • Wood pole lifecycle cost models
  • Traditional wood pole inspection programs
  • Code pass/fail criteria (reject poles)
  • Additional inspection technologies & devices
  • Remedial preservative treatments
  • Inspection program financial analysis
  • Reject pole restoration/repair options
  • Upgrading pole capacity
  • Live demonstrations



March 18-20, 2019 · Peachtree City, Georgia


Cost: This wood seminar is complimentary for Osmose customers and includes two dinner receptions, breakfast, lunch, and transportation from the host hotel to the Osmose campus.

Space is limited and this event will fill to capacity quickly.  To register, complete and submit the form below.  As the date approaches, you will receive more detailed information about the event and accommodations.

Osmose University Wood Flyer