Werner Trucking – Hecktown, PA

Description Werner Trucking used FORTA-FERRO macro synthetic fiber in multiple application in this newly constructed multi-story building. Fiber reinforcement replaced specified wire mesh at a dosage of 3.0 lb/cu yd in the slab-on-ground application. FORTA-FERRO was also used to reinforce the slab-on-metal deck at a dosage of 4.0 lb/cu yd. Using fiber reinforcement will provide […]

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GetGo Fuel Depot – Erie, PA

Description The numerous freeze-thaw cycles of Erie, Pennsylvania can wreak havoc on concrete. To combat this, GetGo specified FORTA-FERRO macro synthetic fibers at a dosage of 4.0 lb/cu yd in this newly constructed fuel depot. Known for its long-term durability, FORTA-FERRO also offers structural enhancements and will be effective at preventing rutting in this 330 […]

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Moving & Rental Company – Erie, PA

Description FORTA-FERRO macro synthetic fiber replaced specified 6×6-W1.4xW1.4 (10-gauge) welded-wire fabric in this newly constructed loading dock and parking area. Due to the winter weather conditions in Erie, Pennsylvania; owners wanted to decrease the permeability of the concrete due to the salt and ice melting off the trucks. Using fiber reinforcement will also provide owners […]

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Lower Poplar WRF & Rocky Creek Aeration Basin – Macon, GA

Description This Water Reclamation Facility (WRF) and Aeration Basin had originally specified #4 rebar 10” on center each way in the top of the cross section. This traditional steel reinforcement was replaced with 8.0 lb/cu yd FORTA-FERRO macro synthetic fibers, using a 35’ x 35’ joint spacing. The WRF and Aeration Basin, which is loaded […]

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DZ Corporate Construction – Sumterville, FL

Description The wire mesh in the pavement on these newly constructed concrete ready mix, block, and precast yards was replaced with FORTA-FERRO macro synthetic fiber. FORTA engineers examined the multiple caseload conditions and recommended various thickness and fiber addition rates accordingly. 7.5 lbs./cu yd of FORTA Ferro was used in the precast storage and high […]

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White Deer Contracting – Montgomery, PA

Description When White Deer Contracting needed to construct a new parking lot and driveway combination, they knew they would use FORTA-FERRO macro synthetic fiber. After many successful customer projects, owners were intent on using fiber reinforcement for their personal project. White Deer Contracting needed increased wear resistance and wanted to keep jointing as tight as […]

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Forsyth Building Company Inc. – Anniston, AL

Description Having used FORTA macro synthetic fibers on previous industrial projects, Forsyth Building Company knows the importance of using high-quality materials. That is why the owner specified FORTA-FERRO reinforcement fibers in the newly constructed concrete pavement for their corporate office. This 6-inch thick, 3500 psi area used a fiber dosage of 3.0 lb/cu yd that […]

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Switch-N-Go – Saegertown, PA

Description A Pennsylvania commercial truck alteration company wanted to improve the impact resistance of this newly constructed 8” thick exterior pavement. They choose to replace specified steel with FORTA-FERRO at a rate of 5.0 lb/cu yd. This heavy-duty fiber offers maximum long-term durability, structural enhancements, and effective secondary/temperature crack control. Contractors and Owners were satisfied […]

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St. Sarkis Church – Carrollton, TX

MnDOT specified fibers be used in 11 bridges being done on I-35W and I-94 from downtown to crosstown in Minneapolis, MN. This is a lengthy project which includes installing new non-fiber concrete on a 50-year old freeway, new ramp access from I-35W south to Lake St. and from I-35W north to 28th St.,and building MnPASS lanes near the downtown bus station at Lake St. for better transit service.

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Berkeley Electric Cooperative – Johns Island, SC

Project Description Berkeley Electric Cooperative built a new facility for the Johns Island district in South Carolina to accommodate the rapid growth of the community. Contractors reached out to FORTA for a fiber conversion to replace #4 rebar 12” with FORTA-FERRO at a dosage of 3.0 lb/cu yd for the 5” pavement slab and a […]

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