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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: 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: “State-of-the-Art” Train Station Platforms Use Strongwell Decking

May 28, 2019

A busy East Didsbury Train Station in Manchester, England has received a new look with Strongwell products. PIPEX …

Case Study: Resin Infused Hybrid Bridge System

May 28, 2019

For decades, Pipex px® has been known as an innovator of FRP composites’ fabrication and design. Headquartered …

Case Study: FRP Grating Aids in Refurbishment of Victorian-Era Swing Bridge

May 28, 2019

The Selby Swing Railway Bridge has been in operation for well over 100 years, connecting a railway …

Case Study: Fiberglass Decking is a Permanent Add-On Walkway Solution for Bridges

Mar 14, 2019

In 2015, the Franklin County Engineers Office in Columbus, Ohio needed to refurbish a public walkway alongside …

Case Study: FRP Goes Cross-Country with Mountain Bike Bridges

Mar 14, 2019

Deep within Northeast Georgia is a 21-mile, “cross-country” mountain biking area known as the Chicopee Woods Mountain …

Case Study: Fiberglass Runs Through Elevated Rail Walkway

Mar 4, 2019

TECHNICAL DATA Product: Elevated Rail Service Walkway Process: Pultrusion Materials & Sizes: DURAGRID® I-6000 1-1/2″ EXTREN® 500 series 3″ x 3/16″ angle For: …

Case Study: Composites Help When Welding and Steel Can’t

Mar 4, 2019

America’s Port, more commonly known as the Port of Los Angeles, occupies 7,500 acres of land and water …