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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: 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: SAFPLANK® Fiberglass Decking Clears the Way for Hong Kong Residents

May 28, 2019

The Drainage Services Department in Hong Kong, China has initiated a ten-year decking program, aimed at improving the …

Case Study: Odor Control Covers Installed in Rhode Island Wastewater Treatment Plant

Feb 14, 2019

An engineered system using SAFPLANK® and various FRP structural members has helped the town of Smithfield, Rhode Island …

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: Composites Provides Pump Houses with Modular Access

Feb 14, 2019

Designed to be lightweight while possessing values for excellent corrosion resistance, insulation and strength, DURASHIELD® has inserted itself …

Case Study: Future Maintenance Problems Eliminated with Fiberglass Structures

Feb 13, 2019

The Pump station in Des Moines, Iowa was built to handle excess sanitary and storm sewer loads. When …

Case Study: Pultruded Fiberglass Grating Safeguards Draining Trench

Jan 24, 2019

TECHNICAL DATA Product: Fiberglass Drainage Ditch Covering Process: Pultrusion Materials: Fiberglass reinforced vinyl ester grating Sizes: DURADEK® I-6000 1″ grating (currently DURAGRID®) DURADEK® I-6000 …