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Case Study: Library Greets Patrons with Pultruded Handrail

Jun 24, 2019

A public library in New Jersey recently needed to replace handrail on its main entrance ramp which was …

Durability Study: Will Your 30 Year Old Grating Still Perform?

Jun 21, 2019

The Westfall Company recently acquired a sample of T-Bar grating from a water reclamation facility which has been …

Case Study: Baffle Panels Used to Upgrade Retention Basins

Jun 21, 2019

As communities continue to expand and develop, so will the need for water reclamation. Currently, emerging technologies within …

Case Study: Fiberglass Cover puts a Lid on Corrosion Issues

May 28, 2019

The annual direct cost of corrosion, according to NACE International, is $276 billion, or approximately 3.1% of the …

Case Study: Composite Design Aids Rail Safety Crews

May 28, 2019

One of the most discussed issues in electrified refurbishment and new-build rail projects is employee safety. In a …

Case Study: Strongwell FRP Replaces Corroded Steel Aqueduct

May 28, 2019

Strongwell’s COMPOSOLITE® fiberglass building panels and EXTREN® structural shapes were used to complete a FRP Aqueduct over a railway …

Case Study: FRP Outperforms Stainless Steel in the Kitchen

May 28, 2019

The Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center (HKCEC), which sits in the backdrop of the stunning skyline in …

Case Study: Sub-Sea Pierce Project Uses Fiberglass for Impact Protection

May 28, 2019

The Pierce sub-sea manifold in the North Sea was built with 200 square meters of yellow DURAGRID® I-4000 …

Case Study: Fiberglass Grating Streamlines Safety for Rail Systems

May 28, 2019

Network Rail owns more than 2,500 railway stations covering over 20,000 miles of track and 40,000 bridges and …

Case Study: FRP Wins Against High Commodity Prices

May 28, 2019

In 2011, a national retailer became a theft target due to the high commodity scrap prices for steel. …