On ya bike energex

On ya bike energex

Postby Orion » Thu Feb 05, 2009 10:52 am

So, I'm sitting here wandering aimlessly around the internet when I hear the dogs outside going crazy. I look out the window and, to my surprise, see an Energex employee riding a bike going around to read the household meters :o

So are they trying to save money (normally they drive around in Suziki Jimny's) or are they trying to promote healthy staff??? I did notice one big omission from his uniform though - a HELMET. Sorry mate but that floppy broad brim hat isn't going to help if you come a cropper. I wonder if it was by choice or Energex didn't provide a helmet???

I made a comment about them being made to ride bikes and he replied, "yeah, they spend too much money on helicopters." :lol:

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by BNA » Thu Feb 05, 2009 12:10 pm

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Postby MountGower » Thu Feb 05, 2009 12:10 pm

Energex does not read meters. Perhaps an AGL employee. Perhaps not. Definately not Energex though.
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Postby beauyboy » Thu Feb 05, 2009 12:26 pm

INTERESTING VERY INTERESTING.

While I concer if the said person is reading meters it would not be energex.

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Postby Orion » Thu Feb 05, 2009 12:54 pm

MountGower wrote:Energex does not read meters. Perhaps an AGL employee. Perhaps not. Definately not Energex though.


Okay, okay, can I come out of hiding now? :wink:
Come to think of it, we're with Origin. But still, thought was interesting anyway, at least to me...
But as far as I know, Energex are the ones who use helicopters to inspect the network.

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Postby Aushiker » Thu Feb 05, 2009 1:56 pm

G'day

Here in WA I think they walk a lot ... seems smart to me.

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