transmission tower


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transmission tower

[tranz′mish·ən ‚tau̇·ər]
(engineering)
A concrete, metal, or timber structure used to carry a transmission line.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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NGCP reiterates its reminder to the public that pilferage or stealing any part of a transmission tower, or the mere possession of stolen tower parts, is a crime punishable by law.
The Quezon City Government cleared the right-of-way (ROW) corridor of seven transmission tower sites located in Barangays Baesa and Sangandaan, paving the way for the upgrading works for National Grid Corporation of the Philippines' (NGCP's) San-Jose Quezon 230 kiloVolt (kV) transmission line.
The static and elastic seismic response analysis of transmission tower is carried out and calculation results of the FPM agree well with those of the FEM, respectively.
Researchers have also conducted field dynamic measurement studies of transmission line structure [27-32], but due to field test conditions, the existing field tests have mostly focused on the dynamic characteristics of transmission tower structure [27-30].
Earlier during the intervening night of May 23 and 24, suspected ultras had hurled a grenade at a residential compound where a mobile transmission tower was installed.
Airlifting of high- tension cable wire for being placed on a power transmission tower was on near a bypass road.
Toronto''s most famous landmark is the CN Tower, a 1,815ft tall steel and concrete transmission tower and observation deck.
Under the agreement, Intelligent Energy, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Essential Energy (Operations) India Pvt Limited, will provide energy generation and management services to the Microqual transmission tower estate across India, as Microqual in turn provides network transmission sites to its Mobile Network Operator customers under existing framework agreements.
! MANILA, Rabi'II 9, 1435, Feb 9, 2014, SPA -- A Philippine military official says rebels have detonated bombs but failed to topple a high-voltage power transmission tower in the country's south, AP reported.
Some research has been performed to analyze the seismic responses of transmission tower and transmission line under earthquake loading.
The full-scale transmission tower tests give larger deflection than the theoretical linear elastic analysis.
| ISLAMABAD, March 23 (KUNA) -- At least 25 people were killed and 30 others were injured due to a bus collision with an electricity transmission tower in eastern Pakistan early Saturday.

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