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2011-03-15 04:20:00

NEW HOLLAND, Pa., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MS -- Money-conscious homeowners are constantly seeking out ways to reduce their energy bills. Those people fortunate enough to be considering building a new home have a way to potentially save up to 50 percent of total heat loss in a home simply by constructing with the right foundation system. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110315/NY64857 ) "Homeowners should be actively involved in the product decisions that go into the...

2011-02-11 00:00:50

Two representatives from Oldcastle Precast Inc., selected to serve on board Bethlehem, Pa. (Vocus/PRWEB) February 10, 2011 AltusGroup, Inc. (altusprecast.com)"”a partnership of precasters offering CarbonCast® Enclosure Systems for commercial exteriors and CarbonCast Double Tees for parking garages"”has named Donna Reuter and Ron Jankowski from Oldcastle Precast, Inc., to its board of directors effective January 1, 2011. Reuter has been the Regional COO, Building Systems...

2011-01-11 00:00:43

Metromont Corporation is pleased to announce the acquisition of a majority interest in Royal Concrete Concepts in West Palm Beach, Florida. Greenville, SC (PRWEB) January 10, 2011 Metromont Corporation is pleased to announce the acquisition of a majority interest in Royal Concrete Concepts (RCC) in West Palm Beach, Florida. The transaction will leverage each firm's market leading technologies to create broader solutions for a growing customer base in the eastern United States and...

2010-11-08 23:00:00

ABU DHABI, UAE, November 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulf Precast is a UAE leader in Precast Manufacturing, with 6 factories in the Abu Dhabi and Dubai Emirates. In October 2010, it recorded a production of 25,772 M3 of precast concrete, its highest figure since 1984, date of the company's creation. This is a clear indication that, despite the economic crisis, the UAE Construction Industry is increasingly opting for the Quality that Precast solutions offer. Like the rest of the UAE...

2010-09-28 10:32:00

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- L.B. Foster Company (Nasdaq: FSTR) of Pittsburgh, PA is providing new roadway decking and bridge railing for the Brooklyn and Manhattan approach ramps to the famed Brooklyn Bridge. The $10 million contract will include more than 170,000 square feet of steel grid deck and 13,000 linear feet of steel railing. These fabricated materials are being manufactured at L.B. Foster's Bedford, PA facility and expect to complete shipments by the end of 2011. The...

2010-09-21 12:53:00

CROYDON, Pa., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Engineers will receive Professional Development Hours at the upcoming Oldcastle Precast plant tour, pipe demonstration and live equipment presentation with featured guest speaker, Jack Lettiere, former New Jersey Department of Transportation Commissioner. Mr. Lettiere's presentation will highlight a one-day event entitled "Performance Based Infrastructure" to be held on Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. at Oldcastle Precast located...

2010-06-07 09:46:00

TAMPA, Fla., June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading provider and innovator of concrete accessories, Meadow Burke, announced the release of the MB A-Anchor Lifting System today. Skip Francies, National Precast Manager for Meadow Burke says, "The thoroughly tested MB A-Anchor is the safest and most reliable clutch-less concrete lifting system available." The extensive testing which took place surrounding this product consisted of a series of independent tests including various concrete strengths,...

2010-06-01 10:27:00

TAMPA, Fla., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading provider and innovator of concrete accessories, Meadow Burke, announces the release of the MB Barrier Reflector Connector. Skip Francies, National Precast Manager for Meadow Burke says, "The new MB Barrier Reflector Connector brings forward simplicity and functionality as the values for the customer. However the real breakthrough, and primary benefit, is improved highway safety." The MB Reflector Connector channel is easy to install,...

2010-05-11 07:29:00

TAMPA, Fla., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Leader in concrete accessories, Meadow Burke, recently announced their latest development, the MB Double Tee Anchor. The new uniquely designed innovation combines three products into one, reducing labor costs and construction time. Skip Francies, National Precast Manager for Meadow Burke explains, "The MB Double Tee Anchor provides an end bearing plate, lifting/erection device and tie back connection. The 10 ton MB Double Tee Anchor unit is capable of...

2010-04-13 06:50:00

NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- MGA Cast Stone Inc., a leading manufacture of architectural precast and cast stone, has recently been certified to manufacture photocatalysis cement induced concrete. Produced by Essroc Italcementi Group under the name TX Active, this cement imparts, into concrete, properties enabling it to abate noxious substances produced by human activities such as industry, transport and residential heating systems. Using light energy, photocatalysis can...