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Welcome to the Oregon State University Utility Pole Research Cooperative (UPRC) website


Our goals are to improve the performance of utility poles through research on treatment, specifications, maintenance, and disposal.


Coop benefits:

  • Access to timely information
  • Research often done in members systems
  • Input on problems addressed
  • Information exchange with other members
  • Specification review
  • Analysis of pole failures