Many steel structures have been in service for close to 100 years and the industry assumptions was that steel would last forever. Steel may very well last forever with the correct steel ground line inspection program and remediation processes.
Power Grid Resources has worked closely with NACE/AMPP in the development of standards related to inspection and life extension of steel structures.
Power Grid Resources has a thorough understanding of the issues related to steel structures as well as how to inspect the critical ground line area to determine if the structures needs coating or structural repairs. Our employees have inspected thousands of structures and understand what it takes to keep the system reliable and safe while increasing system stability.