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Powerline management

Natural Resources Wales is unique in providing a service contract for risk management solutions for power lines in Welsh Government woodlands

Power lines

These contracts were introduced in 2010-11. Contract holders support a range of operations where power lines pose a risk, and provide:

  • Installation of forest road and in-forest goalposts
  • Amber zone marking
  • Emergency callout service
  • Maintenance of power line signage where power lines and forest roads intersect


WHaM tendered for new power line service contracts in 2012-13.

Further information

If you have any queries regarding the power service contracts, please contact Tom Drewett via email or telephone 0300 068 0361, or Mark Jones via e-mail or telephone 0300 068 0211.

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