Sources: KriStar Enterprises Inc., Santa Rosa, Calif.; CP staff
Stormwater management products specialist KriStar plans a February 2013 production start at a Windsor, Calif., site along Highway 101—about 30 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge. Designed as a Caltrans Section 51 Certified Facility, it will more than double the company’s capacity for structural precast components collecting, filtering and treating runoff.
Sources: Drake Companies, Scottsdale, Ariz.; CP staff
Drake CEO Marco Gomez has announced the addition of major aggregate reserves to a portfolio of ready mixed and cement distribution assets in the metropolitan Phoenix area. With four locations spread strategically throughout Maricopa and Pinal counties, Drake has added long-term aggregate holdings with reserves in excess of 70 million tons.
Source: Propex Operating Co., Chattanooga, Tenn.
Propex notes that its Fibermesh brand of concrete reinforcing fibers will now be available in Iowa, Nebraska, northwest central Illinois and southern Wisconsin through Des Moines-based Stetson Building Products.