MECO set for helicopter inspections of power lines

The Maui News

A helicopter crew will inspect Maui Electric Co. power lines at various locations on Maui and Molokai from 8:30 a.m. to noon Monday through Wednesday, according to an announcement.

Inspections will be done Monday in Hana and Upcountry. Central and West Maui lines will be viewed Tuesday and Molokai on Wednesday. The schedule and locations are subject to change because of weather conditions.

Routine aerial inspections of Maui Electric’s equipment, including electrical lines, poles and substations, are necessary to maintain stable and reliable electrical service for Maui County, MECO said.

For more information, call 871-8461 on Maui or (877) 871-8461 on Lanai and Molokai.