Pole Attachments - Construction Standards
Placing or Rearranging Attachments
(a) Licensor reserves the right to refuse on a non-discriminatory basis to
grant a permit in accordance with this Agreement, and reserves the right to
revoke any such permit for the attachment to its facilities when Licensor
determines, in its judgment, that such facility is required for its exclusive
use or that the facility may not reasonably be rearranged or replaced to
accommodate the attachment.
(b) Where Licensor rearranges its facilities to accommodate Licensee, the
Licensee shall pay Licensor's estimated cost of rearrangement in accordance
with Article 10.5. Said estimate expires after the lapse of three (3) months.
(c) Licensee is prohibited from tampering with, interfering with, removing or
relocating Licensor's facilities subject to this Agreement.
(d) Licensor has the option of placing or rearranging the property of Licensee
as provided in Article 14 herein or can require Licensee to perform the work.
Licensee shall, at its own expense and to the satisfaction of the Licensor,
place guys and anchors to sustain any unbalanced loads caused by the
(e) When Licensor is requested by Licensee to install grounds or make
connections to Licensor's system neutral, Licensee shall pay Licensor for the
estimated cost of installing such grounds or making such connections.
(f) In the event that a request for attachments is made by Licensee and steps
are taken by Licensor to carry out the request by performing necessary
engineering and administrative work and the job is canceled by Licensee
causing the job not to be done or completed, Licensee shall reimburse Licensor
in accordance with Article 10.5.
(g) Licensor reserves the right to inspect each attachment of Licensee on its
facilities or in the vicinity of its equipment and to make periodic
inspections as plant conditions may warrant; and Licensee shall reimburse
Licensor for the expense of such inspections. Inspections will not be made
more often than once a year and upon notice to Licensee unless, in Licensor's
judgment, such inspections are required for reasons involving safety or are
required because of a violation of the terms of this Agreement by Licensee.
The making of such inspections or the failure to do so shall not operate to
relieve Licensee of any responsibility, obligation or liability assumed under
(h) Licensee shall assure that all of its work performed on Licensor's
facilities, either by its own employees or contractors, shall be in compliance
with all applicable NESC requirements. Licensee shall assure that any party
installing facilities be familiar with the NESC requirements before being
allowed to perform work on Licensor's facilities.