Design-build firm Stellar is utilizing Thermomass precast exterior walls for a new 411,500-sq.-ft., Organic-Certified Chicken Harvesting Facility in Fredericksburg, Pa. for premium poultry producer Bell & Evans. The $330 million project will double its current production capacity.Read More
Sources: Superior Walls of America, Lancaster, Pa.
Great Lakes Superior Walls has delivered 1,600-plus precast concrete panels to enclose the 522-unit Grand Castle, a Grandville, Mich., apartment complex patterned after the architecture of a 19th-century palace in southern Germany.Read More
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?”Read More
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.Read More