COMMITTED TO RELIABILITY
POLE TESTING: 6,096 tested, 196 failed, 163 replaced
LINE REPLACEMENT: 12.1 miles of line in Shelby and Champaign counties
Replaced underground in West Lake Village and Oak Ridge subdivisions in Shelby County
TREE REMOVAL & TRIMMING: 3,800+ trees removed (12,000+ since 2013) | 455 miles trimmed
OTHER UPGRADES: Installed new underground in Fox Harbor subdivision in Miami County
Upgraded AMI software | Signed an agreement to replace AMI meters starting in 2019
Installed new services for Newport Sewer System project
Enhanced maintenance work was completed on East Casstown, Halterman, Newport, and Route 66 substations for increased reliability.
TELEPHONE: In February 2018, Pioneer completed an upgrade from a second-tier to a first-tier telephone provider to ensure members could reach the co-op during times of high call volume — when you need to reach us the most.
DAMAGED POLE REPLACEMENT: 8 Caused by pole-top fires | 14 caused by storms | 39 caused by vehicle accidents