It is inevitable when excavating that at times services will be damaged. We can repair damages to any types of cables, more often then not these can remain live which cause minimum interruptions to other customers. Please discover and contact the network owner before calling us.
Below are listed some numbers that may be of help in the event of a cable strike or emergency:
Dial 999 immediately if anyone is injured or in danger!
- SSE Power Distribution (Southern England) – 0800 072 7282
- SSE Power Distribution (North Scotland) – 0800 300 999
- UK Power Networks (South East England) – 0800 783 8866
- UK Power Networks (London Area) – 0800 028 0247
- UK Power Networks (East England) – 0800 783 8838
- Western Power Distribution (South West) – 0800 365 900
- Western Power Distribution (South Wales) – 0800 052 0400
- Western Power Distribution (Midlands) – 0800 328 1111
- SP Energy Networks (North Wales, Merseyside and Cheshire) – 0800 001 5400
- SP Energy Networks (South Scotland) – 0845 272 7999
- Northern Powergrid (Yorkshire) – 0800 375 675
- Northern Powergrid (North East England) – 0800 668 877
- Electricity North West (North West) – 0800 195 4141
Damage to cables and electricity supplies is remarkably common when excavation work is being carried out onsite. CS Cable Jointing offer a cable damage repair service that is fast and efficient, and will allow you to carry on with your project with the minimal amount of disruption. Our cable damage repair service is available for low voltage cables, hv cables, and all other types of cable that are necessary to maintain a safe power supply. We work to repair all type of cables, using live jointing wherever possible to ensure that nobody is left without an essential power supply.
Our teams of cable jointing specialists are highly trained to work safely on energised cables. On identification of a problem with your power supply and cables, always identify and contact your local network operator or owner first before calling us. Once we have been given permission by the network owner/operator, we can work quickly to restore your lv cables and high voltage cable to their former state. Please do not contact us if the owner or operator is unknown, as we will be unable to help you without their permission.
Live or dead networks can be extremely dangerous so you should never try to repair cables onsite yourself or by untrained tradesmen. Leave and keep clear the immediate area and await your team of professionals.
Cable damage repair is just one of the many services available from CS Cable Jointing. We have teams of experts qualified in all fields; from street lighting to extreme weather callouts. Our emergency teams having the knowledge to restore power to you whatever the weather and however inaccessible the cables are.