Overhead Assets

Project 180.001

The goal of this research is to provide utilities with the information needed to make decisions regarding overhead distribution assets. Research areas include improving overhead line reliability and resiliency, identifying opportunities to improve equipment performance and longevity, and evaluating inspection and maintenance approaches that could identify and extend the life of failing components.

2021 Deliverables | 2022 Research | Upcoming Meetings | 2023 ARP Preview

Joe Potvin

Project Manager


Introduction to the overhead distribution assets project

2022 Research Plans • How to engage • FAQ • Upcoming meetings

Research Updates

Includes status updates of ongoing research, a meeting/webcast calendar, and links to 2021 deliverables

Monitoring and Diagnostics • Component Reliability • Structure Design

Research Content

Research content for distribution overhead

Line Design • Component • Reliability • Inspection • Maintenance