Utilities Vegetation Management
This workflow template illustrates the ongoing management of trees and other plant life that is in contact with, or close to making contact with, energy transmission lines or devices. This process is typically outsourced to a third-party company, with management/oversight performed in-house. Download this template in PDF, Visio (VSD) and PowerPoint (PPT) formats. You can customize it to fit your own organization, or simply use it to better understand Utilities Vegetation Management processes.
Related KPIs : System Average Interruption Frequency Index (SAIFI), Maintenance Personnel per 100 Miles of Distribution Line, Maintenance Cost per Mile of Pipe or Energy Line
What is Utilities Vegetation Management?
The Utilities Vegetation Management process involves coordination between internal vegetation management team members, third-party (external) contractors/vendors and in-house legal team members to manage the ongoing maintenance of tree and plant life that surrounds the company's network of energy transmission lines and facilities. Vegetation management team members periodically inspect tree/plant life to ensure that it is properly maintained. When maintenance is required, third-party contractors/vendors are assigned a work area to perform tree trimming and brushing as-needed.
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