HK Composites strengthens Dayton Superior’s hand in precast, tilt-up

Sources: Dayton Superior Corp., Dayton, Ohio; CP staff Dayton Superior will acquire Utah-based HK Composites, adding the insulated concrete sandwich panel connector specialist’s offering to a broad line of accessories, chemicals, rebar connections, infrastructure packages and forming solutions. “HK Composites bolsters our product portfolio and further enhances our footprint in the Tilt-Up and Precast markets,” says Dayton Superior CEO Mark…

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ATMI Precast panels frame WeatherTech Super Bowl ad

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Sources: CP staff; WeatherTech Direct LLC, Bolingbrook, Ill.

Auto protection product manufacturer WeatherTech offered the 100 million-plus viewers of this year’s Super Bowl a quick sampling of precast concrete construction methods’ speed and efficiency in a 30-second spot with the timely message, “At WeatherTech, we built our new factory right here in America. Isn’t that the way it’s supposed to be?”

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Insulated architectural precast panels: Value beyond building


Savvy builders know the true value of a building product must consider a combination of the purchase price, installation cost, and possible long-term operational savings it provides to the owner during the life cycle. At Enterprise Precast Concrete of Texas, Operations Manager Scott Davis is certain that a high-performance building envelope is one of the wisest investments that can be made on any commercial construction project, regardless of client or purpose.

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