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NEWS RELEASE: TransGard announces complimentary site audits

NEWS RELEASE:  TransGard announces complimentary site audits TransGard announced today that it will provide complimentary substation Site Audits to any power provider in the United States. The substation Site Audit provides a detailed assessment of the outage threat caused by squirrels, raccoons, snakes and other climbing... read more

NEW DOWNLOAD: The TransGard Maintenance Guide

NEW DOWNLOAD:  The TransGard Maintenance Guide One huge advantage of TransGard: it’s engineered to last. TransGard fencing installs in hours, but protects a substation for years. Now, TransGard has created a Maintenance Guide that offers simple steps for keeping your substation protected. The guide offers... read more

The Five Worst Substation Outages of 2015

Squirrels, raccoons, snakes … How do such small animals continue to cause such huge (and costly) outages at substations, year in and year out? For the most part, it’s a lack of prevention. TransGard Systems, which has installed patented fencing at more... read more