Online home for North American wood pole producers

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Wood poles have been an essential part of North America’s communication and electrical infrastructure for more than a century, with an estimated 130 million poles in place on the continent.

Discover everything you need to know about preservative-treated wood utility poles at, maintained by the North American Wood Pole Council.

This website is the online resource for wood poles, providing critical information about how poles are preservative treated and used by utilities to carry electricity and other services to customers in the U.S. and Canada.

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