Light Pole Inspection

Unfortunately, there have been some tragic accidents involving fallen light poles at different sporting complexes thought the nation. As utility poles age, they will eventually develop decay or damage that can lead to instability. Since it is so common for people to be near the light poles at sporting evenings and parks, a decayed pole can create a real danger that most people do not think about. Routine inspections by experienced professionals are needed to determine which poles need replacement and maintenance.

At Lee Inspection we offer the following complete inspection of these light poles.

  • A visual inspection from the groundline to pole top
  • Industry-standard sound and bore testing o each pole around the groundline (where most decay occurs)
  • Application of preservatives to extend pole life
  • Dated metal tags on poles that pass inspection
  • Red tags with an arrow pointing toward the problem area on poles needing replacement
  • Data Collection of each pole’s information i.e. – Pole size, Preservative Type, Year Produced
  • Electronic Inspection results and reports
  • Inspection Results Map

Common sites that may have these light poles

  • School Districts
  • Sports Complexes
  • Parks and Recreation Departments
  • Fairgrounds
  • High-ropes obstacle courses
  • Racetracks
  • Stadiums/Arenas
  • Zip Line Courses
  • Oil Refineries