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4 Benefits of Fiberglass Crossover Platforms

4 Benefits of Fiberglass Crossover Platforms

4 BENEFITS OF FIBERGLASS CROSSOVER PLATFORMS Crossover platforms provide a safe means of crossing hazardous areas in industrial settings. With a non-slip surface and sturdy construction, these walkways are perfect for factories, refineries, and other locations where workers need to traverse dangerous areas safely. Here at Marco Specialty Steel, we offer crossover platforms in several materials, and fiberglass (or FRP) is often the material of choice. Read below to see the 4 benefits of fiberglass crossover platforms. 1. Safety Crossover platforms must be safe. That’s why Marco builds crossovers with FRP. Some safety features can include flame-retardant resins,… Read more
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How to Pick the Best Metal Fabrication Company

HOW TO PICK THE BEST METAL FABRICATION COMPANY Choosing the best metal fabrication company can be a challenge. Finding a company to fulfill your fabrication needs is about more than just price, it's about getting quality products for a fair price. Deciding too quickly can result in failed products and wasted resources. Taking the time to make sure the company you choose meets your qualifications will ensure that results are cost-effective and high-quality. There are 6 Important Factors When Choosing the Best Metal Fabrication Company These are the six of the biggest factors to consider before making your decision. Read more
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Standard Expanded Metal vs Flattened Expanded Metal

STANDARD EXPANDED METAL VS FLATTENED EXPANDED METAL   What’s the difference between standard expanded metal vs flattened expanded metal? Flattened expanded metal is simply standard expanded metal that goes through the “cold ro… Read more
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Importance of Industrial Safety Grating

THE IMPORTANCE OF INDUSTRIAL SAFETY GRATING   The Importance of Safety Gratings in Industrial Environments A major focus of facility managers in an industrial environment must be for both employees and visitors. Our safety grating products can provide you the peace of mind in knowing you are doing everything possible to maximize the safety of everyone at your worksite. Employee Safety Industrial facilities have almost unlimited opportunities for workers to hurt themselves. When it happens, it can harm the employee, limit productivity, lower morale, and expose the company. For this reason, as a manager, your top priority needs to be to identify potential safety hazards throughout the workplace and reduce or eliminate them… Read more
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Ask Our Experts: What Are Infill Panels?

Before you decide whether infill panels are right for your specific architectural design or other application, you need to have a firm grasp on what they actually are. Infill panels, otherwise called infill walls, are non-load-bearing. They are installed between floors on the primary structural frame of a building to support the structure’s cladding system. These panels are also used internally to create separating walls that enhance acoustic insulation and fire resistance within a building. Originally, infill panels were created mostly from masonry, concrete and other heavy materials. Today’s architectural designs, however, commonly use light metal infill panels to create a high-quality and aesthetical… Read more