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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: FRP Supports Turnkey Solution for Gas Monitoring Stations

May 28, 2019

For decades it has been well known throughout the hydrocarbon community that natural gas is plentiful. The task …

Case Study: A Planned Community Turns Once Again to Fiberglass

Mar 4, 2019

After a successful installation of the FRP water slide structure (including the framing, stair treads and handrail) …

Case Study: Plated Grating Used to Control Odor

Feb 14, 2019

The Las Vegas Waste Water Treatment Plant odor control project included over $126,000 worth of plated grating. All …

Case Study: Foam Core Structure Isolates Toxic Chemical For Worker Safety

Feb 12, 2019

The production of the chemical phosgene used in the manufacture of polycarbonate must be carefully monitored and controlled, …

Case Study: Fiberglass Gives Shoe Tannery a New Lace on Life

Feb 12, 2019

A U.S. leather tannery which provides leathers to a major American heavy work boot manufacturer needed a long …

Case Study: Stair Tread Stands the Test of Time Over 20 Years

Feb 11, 2019

In 1993, a manufacturing company in Virginia installed a set of FRP stairs made with EXTREN® structural shapes …

Case Study: Corrosion is no Threat to New FRP Platforms

Jan 24, 2019

The Franklin County, Ohio Road Department upgraded a very corrosive storage area using Strongwell products. The Road Department stores …