Flint Energies Selects McLean Engineering for Line Inspection


Flint Energies, which owns and operates the electric distribution system on the U.S. Army’s Fort Benning, located near Columbus, Georgia, recently selected McLean Engineering Company to provide a line inspection for its electric system.

McLean will conduct a visual inspection of distribution lines to uncover any potential system maintenance issues. This inspection is on a 5-year rotation, covering approximately 20% of the system each year.

McLean is a HUBZone-certified Small Business that works with municipalities, cooperatives and investor-owned utilities to provide inspection services that are specific, location-based and actionable.

* * *

About McLean Engineering
Established in 1936, McLean Engineering has over 80 years of experience in the power engineering field, serving electric utility systems throughout the United States. Over the years, McLean Engineering has built a reputation for providing safe, reliable and durable design solutions by focusing on long-term relationships with their clients.

McLean Engineering provides design, engineering, and inspection solutions, and is nationally-recognized in the area of pole attachments, having presented to national audiences on the topic and consulted for electric utilities across the U.S. on pole attachment issues, including rental rates, permitting, inspection, attacher management, make-ready engineering as well as contract development, negotiation, and administration. To find out more, please visit our blog at

About Flint Energies
Flint Energies is a community-focused electric cooperative owned by its consumer-members in parts of 17 central Georgia counties. Flint employs 232 employees and serves more than 89,500 electric meters. We are 100% locally controlled and democratically governed by nine Directors elected from among the membership. In 1937, Flint Energies was created to bring people together to meet common needs like reliable electric energy, and our mission remains focused on improving the quality of life in Middle Georgia. Learn more at flintenergies.com.