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Johns Hopkins SlenderWall Project Set for Spring Finish

The recladding project for the exterior of the 9-story Johns Hopkins Hospital Nelson/Harvey Tower inpatient facility is in the home stretch. The 158 SlenderWall panels (27,164 sq. ft.) designed with factory-applied Endicott brick facing and closed-cell foam insulation were successfully installed by Smith-Midland Corporation throughout the spring and summer. Now Whiting-Turner Construction will...

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BPDL Wins Prestigious PCI Design Award using SlenderWall

BPDL (Bétons Préfabriqués Du Lac, Alma, Quebec), an Easi-Set licensed producer has won the PCI's 2013 Design Award in the Best Multi-Family Housing category for the École de Technologie Supérieure (ETS) Student Housing project in Montreal, Quebec. Schedule is always a top concern on construction projects, but it was particularly important for the team designing and constructing the...

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Trinidad and Tobago Becomes Latest Market for J-J Hooks

The international J-J Hooks safety barrier market is expanding into Trinidad and Tobago with Spancrete Caribbean acquiring a J-J Hooks License from Easi-Set Worldwide.-  David Williams, Director, has been making a simple barrier for the Trinidad market for some years.-  The Trinidad government saw the need to have a more secure tested barrier and David presented J-J Hooks as a good solution to...

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New Orleans BioInnovation Center Built with Innovative, Efficient Lightweight Precast

Progressive, modern design of biotech incubator employs Slenderwall lightweight precast panels with integral interior wall framing, lending design flexibility and sophisticated design statement. What do you get by combining renowned architects, a burgeoning biotechnology district, and a sustainable enclosure product? When it's in New Orleans, the result is a memorable, graceful building that...

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Lightweight Precast System Transforms High-Tech Student Residences in Montreal

Like a high-tech beehive, a new and modern dormitory at Montreal's famed engineering school uses a modular pattern of SlenderWall lightweight precast panels with integral interior wall framing and closed-cell foam insulation. Located in downtown Montreal, the École de Technologie Supérieure (ETS) is a magnet for future engineers, graduating enough to be the fourth-ranked in all of Canada....

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Riverfront Park Upgrades with Prefab Buildings

Restroom concession building for Newark Park is prefabricated from durable, modular precast concrete, requiring limited work on site. When Essex County Riverfront Park was in planning back in the early 1990s, it was a critical part of Newark's plan to recapture its waterfront and make it a new greenway of public amenities, including a hotel, a baseball stadium for the Newark Bears and more. New...

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First Installation of New J-J Hooks MASH TL3 Bolt-Down Safety Barrier Using Easi-Set/Hilti Proprietary Anchoring System.

On March 18th, 2013, Shea Concrete Products of Wilmington, MA completed delivery of the new J-J Hooks MASH TL3 bolt-down barriers with Hilti anchoring system to the Larz Anderson Memorial Bridge project in Cambridge.-  The bridge, listed on both State and National Historic Registers, was built during the late 1800's and is a vital transportation link connecting the cities of Cambridge and Boston...

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Precast Modular Structure Meets Police/Fire College's Explosive Requirements

The Ontario Police & Fire Marshal College in Aylmer, Ontario, Canada is best known for its comprehensive program to prepare police and fire professionals to safely and effectively perform their duties.-  As part of the program, the College looked to construct a special burn cell training and testing structure that would facilitate burn and explosives testing and intensive cadet training.- ...

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Cost-Effective Mountaintop Base Installations

Army projects at Fort Hunter-Liggett use modular precast systems for effective, low-cost installations in remote, high-altitude locations. Full of mountains, rivers and forests – and dotted with airstrips and live-fire ranges – U.S. Army Garrison Fort Hunter Liggett is the largest Army Reserve installation and the eighth largest in the Army. Its 165,000 acres of unencroached territory offer...

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J-J Hooks Easily Passes Demanding Crash Tests

MIDLAND, VA - Easi-Set Worldwide announced today that its highly successful J-J Hooks barrier system has successfully passed both bolted-down and pinned-down MASH Test Level 3 crash tests (MASH - Manual for Assessing Safety Hardware) out performing other comparable systems. The tests were performed by the Texas Transportation Institute of College Station, TX - a nationally recognized certified...

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