Kronospan, a worldwide producer of laminated wood products, recently completed a multi-million dollar expansion of their production facilities located near Oxford, Alabama. Some 20-thousand yards of concrete, and a lot of overnight pours, were required to complete the massive project.
A rapid pace of delivery was just one challenge for constructing a new medical distribution center in Prattville, Alabama. The other? Ensuring a consistent mix design for strict floor specifications.
Walker Concrete Co., LLC, kicked off and completed a number of large industrial projects over the last 12 months and plans to keep that momentum going. One of its biggest accomplishments was the successful use of a brand new concrete mix known as “Ductilcrete.”
Construction of a large distribution warehouse in South Alabama posed two unique challenges. First, the floors had to be super flat. Second, the tilt-up panels that formed the structure were unusually tall.
With several state-of-the-art manufacturing, assembly, and distribution facilities in the U.S., and internationally in France, Sweden, and Mexico, Rain Bird manufactures and provides irrigation products for farms, golf courses, sports arenas, commercial developments, and homes in 130 countries worldwide.