The 33rd Annual International Lineman’s Rodeo will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2016, in Bonner Springs, Kansas. Rokstad Power is sending two teams along with two apprentices to compete in the exciting event.
The Lineman’s Rodeo attracts the best lineman from around the world to compete in events based on traditional lineman tasks. The first Lineman’s Rodeo was held in September 1984, with twelve participating teams from Kansas and Missouri. The Rodeo has grown now to over 200 teams and more than 200 apprentices that come to compete. The show’s organizers, Transmission & Distribution World […]
September 21st – Employees from power line construction and maintenance company Rokstad Power will make a positive difference during Sustainability Week happening September 26 to 30 by volunteering at God’s Little Acre farm.
Volunteers will act as farm assistants and pick food, set up a market, water plants, move dirt and more.
God’s Little Acre is a local farm located at 16583 – 40th Avenue in Surrey, British Columbia. The farm has committed to growing pesticide-free local produce with a goal of attaining enough of a profit to donate local fresh produce to those in need.
The farm aims […]
A team of six journeymen and two apprentices are heading to Calgary on July 16, 2016 for the “other rodeo” in town. Running at the same time as the Calgary Stampede, the annual ENMAX Lineman Rodeo and Safety Expo, in its fifth year, will include American teams in addition to several Canadian-based competitors. This event gives Rokstad Power an opportunity to showcase the technical and physical abilities of their journeyman staff.
The event organizers describe the lineman rodeos as fun for friends and families. They also demonstrate complex skills in a safe environment, which shows everyone what it takes […]
Employees from Rokstad Power hit the path to better health on May 25. They joined a 300,000-strong legion of workers worldwide and will walk, cycle, swim, skip or even salsa their way through the Global Corporate Challenge (GCC), a global employee health and performance program.
Aaron Rokstad, Chief Executive Officer from Rokstad Power, said that they are excited to participate in the program proven to enrich employee health and wellbeing.
“Many of our employees, like so many Canadians, spend an unhealthy amount of time seated – at their desks and in their cars travelling to and from […]