Latest Galvanize Stories

2014-07-23 23:07:06

Inaugural class for Pivotal Labs® at gSchool begins this fall at Galvanize’s San Francisco campus. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Galvanize, a network of urban campuses for digital innovators and entrepreneurs that combines education, experience and industry under one roof, and Pivotal Labs, the agile services unit of Pivotal and a leader in highly disciplined agile software development practices, today announced the formation of an exclusive apprenticeship program offered...

2014-06-30 16:22:38

Acquisition strengthens market leadership position; Increases to 36 the number of galvanizing facilities in North America FORT WORTH, Texas, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AZZ incorporated (NYSE:AZZ), a global provider of electrical products and highly engineered services and a provider of galvanizing services in North America, today announced that it has successfully completed a transaction to acquire substantially all of the assets of Zalk Steel & Supply Co., a Minneapolis,...

2014-06-19 23:16:28

Galvanize to open new campuses across the U.S. and launch major expansion of education offerings for digital innovators and entrepreneurs Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Galvanize, a network of urban campuses designed to educate digital innovators and entrepreneurs, today announced that it has received $18 million in Series A financing. University Ventures Fund, a higher education focused investment firm, led the round with participation from other investors. Since launching its...

2014-06-05 04:21:34

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AZZ Galvanizing Services, a division of AZZ incorporated (NYSE:AZZ), led the awards for "Excellence in Hot-Dip Galvanizing," winning five of the 14 categories presented by the American Galvanizers Association, a leading trade association in the galvanizing industry. AZZ Galvanizing Services competed against more than 100 projects representing hot-dip galvanizing's versatility. The awards are presented to projects that utilize hot-dip...

2014-04-10 16:24:56

OMAHA, Neb., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), a leading global provider of engineered products and services for infrastructure, and mechanized irrigation equipment for agriculture, announced today that Valmont's Coatings Division was honored with two Awards for Excellence in Hot Dip Galvanizing. The Valmont Coatings Division was also awarded the American Galvanizing Association's (AGA) "Most Distinguished" honor for the San Diego Central Library...

2013-05-09 23:28:58

Collaborating with AZZ Incorporated, North America's largest galvanizer, Ranger Gate feeders are designed to have a much longer service life than traditional painted-steel products. Yoakum, Texas (PRWEB) May 09, 2013 Responding to customer requests for corrosion-resistant livestock equipment, Ranger Gate has collaborated with AZZ Incorporated, North America´s largest galvanizer, to design and build a line of galvanized bulk feeders. Using a hot-dip galvanizing process to protect the...

2013-02-24 23:01:24

New Product: Topper Double Bar Van Rack Sturtevant, WI (PRWEB) February 24, 2013 Topper Manufacturing has introduced its new double bar van racks. This new van rack mounts to the gutter utilizing Topper´s patented mounting system, and is manufactured from the same high-strength steel you come to expect from a Topper rack. Like all of Topper´s racks, their double bar rack is hot dip galvanized after fabrication for a rust-free, abrasive-resistant finish that is unmatched in the...

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