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Forestry/Electricity Industry Coordination Meeting Wednesday 24 July 2019.

Wed, Jul. 24, 2019 6:00pm — 9:00pm

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Transpower, owner and operator of New Zealand’s high voltage transmission network in association with the Canterbury chapter of the Institute of Forestry invites you to a Forestry and Electricity Industry Coordination Meeting:

Where: The School of Forestry, Forestry Road, off Creyke Road, Canterbury University.
When: From 6.00pm in the common room (with nibbles) for a 7.00pm start.
0n: Wednesday 24 July 2019.


• To increase communication and collaboration between the forestry sector and electrical industry
• To discuss WorkSafe expectations and the need for an agreed harvest plan
• To highlight the need for outages wherever possible when harvesting around the lines and explain the outage process
• An opportunity for the forestry industry to discuss their constraints and challenges with working around power lines directly with Transpower and distribution companies

Please RSVP to: admin@laurieforestry.co.nz by 19 July

Drinks & nibbles will be provided