Fontana Branch Bids Goodbye to Exploding Manholes

Jodi Beuder Precast

Exploding manholes may not sound like a regular occurrence, but they happen more often than many people may realize, posing a huge safety threat and triggering power outages. In the first half of 2018 alone, multiple explosions took place in New York, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and California. Prior to that two separate incidents in 2015 left 35,000 Long Beach, California residents without power for several hours, prompting Southern California Edison (SCE) to launch a retrofit project, which began this year. The Fontana Branch of Jensen Precast was quick to join the effort. The electricity company revised its standards …

Jensen Precast Awaits ISN Safety Certification - Southern California Edison

Jensen Precast Fontana Branch Qualifies for ISNetWorld Safety Certification with Southern California Edison

Tom Morales All

Jensen Precast’s Fontana Branch recently celebrated the notable achievement of qualifying for an ISNetWorld safety certification with Southern California Edison. What is the ISNetWorld Safety Certification with Southern California Edison? ISNetWorld (ISN) is a global leader in contractor and supplier management, supporting more than 500 clients, including Johnson & Johnson and Baker Hughes, to create and maintain safe working environments. In 2016 ISN added Southern California Edison (SCE) to its roster and in January 2017 began serving as the company’s primary safety information management system. Contractors and subcontractors that perform Safety Tier 1 work with SCE must go through a …