This report describes the installation of ten breakaway timber utility poles in Lexington, Kentucky. Installations were made by Kentucky Utilities Company personnel and monitoring has been performed by Kentucky Transportation Center investigators. Retrofit hardware is described and locations of modified poles are detailed.
Modified poles have not been struck by vehicles to date. Monitoring will continue until September 1991 at which time a final report will be issued.
Digital Object Identifier
Hughes, Ronald D., "Breakaway Timber Utility Pole Installations in Kentucky" (1989). Kentucky Transportation Center Research Report. 604.