Lonoke Emergency Power Restoration

Type: Emergency Restoration
Scope: Performed emergency power restoration services near Lonoke, Arkansas subsequent to a significant storm.
Location: Lonoke, Arkansas
Client: Entergy Corporation

In late May 2011, Arkansas experienced extreme precipitation conditions in addition to high winds and dozens of tornadoes. This resulted in damage to property and infrastructure including transmission and distribution lines in and around Lonoke.

Entergy Arkansas, a power provider with over 700,000 customers in 63 Arkansas counties (an Entergy Corporation subsidiary), rapidly mobilized the emergency restoration call-out services of Irby to rehabilitate the lines. Irby quickly and safely returned power to the impacted areas by months end.

Start Date: May 2011
Completion Date: May 2011