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Original Version
Rule 44.2

44.2 Additional Construction
Any entity planning the addition of facilities that materially increase vertical, transverse or longitudinal loading on a structure shall perform a loading calculation to ensure that the addition of the facilities will not reduce the safety factors below the values specified by44.3. Such entity shall maintain these pole loading calculations for ten years and shall provide such information to authorized joint use pole occupants and the Commission upon request.
Note: For the purpose of Rule 44.2, a material increase in load is an addition which increases the load on a structure by more than five percent per installation, or ten percent over a 12-month span, of the electric utilityís or Communication Infrastructure Providerís current load.

Strikeout and Underline Version
Rule 44.2

44.2 Additional Construction
Any entity planning the addition of facilities that materially increase vertical, transverse or longitudinal loading increases loads on a structure shall perform a loading calculation to ensure that the addition of the facilities will not reduce the safety factors below the values specified by 44.3. Rule 44.3. Such loading calculations shall be based on existing condition and proposed configuration, information provided under Rule 44.4, conservative values of relevant parameters, industry recognized values of relevant parameters, or any combination thereof. For wood structures more than 15 years old, the loading calculation shall incorporate the results of intrusive inspections performed within the previous five years. Such entity shall maintain these pole loading calculations for ten years the service life of the pole or other structure for which a loading calculation was made and shall provide such information to authorized joint use pole occupants and the Commission upon request.
Note: For the purpose of Rule 44.2, a material increase in load is an addition whichthat increases the load on a structure by more than five percent per installation, or ten percent over a 12-month span, of the electric utilityís or Communication Infrastructure Providerís current load.

Final
Rule 44.2

44.2 Additional Construction
Any entity planning the addition of facilities that materially increases loads on a structure shall perform a loading calculation to ensure that the addition of the facilities will not reduce the safety factors below the values specified by Rule 44.3. Such loading calculations shall be based on existing condition and proposed configuration, information provided under Rule 44.4, conservative values of relevant parameters, industry recognized values of relevant parameters, or any combination thereof. For wood structures more than 15 years old, the loading calculation shall incorporate the results of intrusive inspections performed within the previous five years. Such entity shall maintain these loading calculations for the service life of the pole or other structure for which a loading calculation was made and shall provide such information to authorized joint use occupants and the Commission upon request.
Note: For the purpose of Rule 44.2, a material increase in load is an addition that increases the load on a structure by more than five percent per installation, or ten percent over a 12-month span, of the electric utilityís or Communication Infrastructure Providerís current load.