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May 10, 2018

Greenfield Arch Bridge, Pittsburgh, Pa. (Photo / NSBA)

High Steel Structures LLC Recognized in National Bridge Awards

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High Steel Structures LLC Recognized in National Bridge Awards

Baltimore—The National Steel Bridge Alliance (NSBA), a division of the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) recognized Lancaster, Pa.-based High Steel Structures LLC as a winner in its Prize Bridge Awards. The awards were presented at the 2018 NASCC: The Steel Conference / World Steel Bridge Symposium, April 11-13 in Baltimore.

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February 13, 2018

(Photo / K. Scott Kreider, LNP Correspondent)

Lancaster County students compete in STEM contests at technology conference

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Lancaster County students compete in STEM contests at technology conference

From LancasterOnline

As wooden glider planes catapulted toward the ceiling of the school gymnasium, pairs of model dragster cars powered by carbon dioxide canisters raced along a double track nearby.

Across the gym, just past the balsa wood bridge models, a robot platypus came to life — its eyes glowing and tail and jaw moving.

Along the wall of the gym, a judge used a machine to test the weight-bearing properties of a couple dozen balsa-wood trusses.

These projects were part of the nearly 60 different competitions happening under one school roof Saturday as part of the Pennsylvania Technology Student Association’s annual Region 2 conference.

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February 12, 2018

(Photo / John Beauge, PennLive)

First girders for Central Susquehanna Valley Thruway bridge due on site this week

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First girders for Central Susquehanna Valley Thruway bridge due on site this week

From PennLive

WINFIELD -- The first steel girders for the nearly mile-long bridge that will carry Central Susquehanna Valley Thruway over the West Branch of the Susquehanna River are due on site this week.

Erection of the girders, fabricated by High Steel Structures in Williamsport and Lancaster, is expected to begin late this week or early next, Jeremiah Gonzalo, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation bridge project engineer, said Monday.

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EXPO
January 25, 2018

High Steel Service Center at Harrisburg EXPO

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High Steel Service Center at Harrisburg EXPO

The High Steel Service Center will be presenting and exhibiting at the tHINk Different Precision Fab EXPO in Harrisburg on February 6th - 8th, 2018.  

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November 29, 2017

The Morning Call

New Parking Garage Opens in Southside Bethlehem

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New Parking Garage Opens in Southside Bethlehem

Mayor Robert Donchez, Senator Lisa Boscola and other dignitaries gather Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017 for the dedication of a 626-spot garage in south Bethlehem. The garage at New and Third streets has been billed as jumpstarting redevelopment in that section of the South Side Business District. The $17.4 million is connected to a six-story office building under construction next to it. That office building will be home to offices for St. Luke’s University Health Network and Lehigh University. There will also be first-floor commercial space. Motorists can sign up for monthly parking passes for the garage. It costs $65 a spot. The parking authority leases 180 spots to the developer for his tenants.

Read more here.

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November 17, 2017

Highway Builder Magazine, Fall 2017

High Steel Structures Helps Rebuild Major U.S. Bridge

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High Steel Structures Helps Rebuild Major U.S. Bridge

From Highway Builder Magazine

High Steel Shows Innovation and Leadership in New NY Bridge Project

The first four lanes of traffic crossed the new Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge – formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge – on August 25. The 3.1-mile-long, $3.98-billion steel crossing, which is on track for complete finish in 2018, is the largest active bridge project in the nation and a testament to the work and capabilities of America’s steel fabricators and constructors.

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October 31, 2017

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East Lampeter Township fire companies practice emergency rescues at High Steel plant

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East Lampeter Township fire companies practice emergency rescues at High Steel plant

From LancasterOnline

Six people were injured after two cars crashed into a tractor-trailer, and a person had a heart attack in a crane — but it was all a drill at High Steel Structures.

Four East Lampeter Township fire companies practiced emergency rescues at the steel manufacturing plant Monday evening.

High Steel Structures holds annual safety exercise so that its team and area first responders are ready for real emergencies, according to the company.

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October 23, 2017

Lancaster Online October 23rd, 2017

High Concrete in Denver making big precast panels for Statue of Liberty Museum

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High Concrete in Denver making big precast panels for Statue of Liberty Museum

From LancasterOnline

Helping to construct a museum on tiny Liberty Island, home of the Statue of Liberty, is not an ordinary task.

That’s why the project’s designers turned to a company that’s demonstrated extraordinary skills — High Concrete Group.

Under a $2.9 million contract, Denver-based High Concrete is producing and erecting 144 pieces, mostly architectural precast concrete panels, for the striking building.

“We have a reputation of taking on sophisticated and complex projects...,” said President J. Seroky. “I think they looked at us because we have experience with challenging projects similar to the one they have.”

The Statue of Liberty — Ellis Island Foundation, with the support of the National Park Service, is building the 26,000-square-foot museum on the 14.7-acre island.

Liberty Island remains open to visitors during the construction of the $70 million museum, set to open in 2019.

 

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October 09, 2017

CPI - Concrete Plant International

Constructible Models and Collaboration Tools

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Constructible Models and Collaboration Tools Enabled Project Efficiency and Accuracy

When High Concrete Group was asked to help bring an 8547 sq m (92,000 sq h) office building at 1200 Intrepid Avenue to life, it was up for the challenge. Later, they were also rewarded for their work as this project received the 2016 Harry H. Edwards Industry Advancement Award from the PCI Institute. Located at the Navy Yard's Corporate Center in Philadelphia, a master-planned development within the Navy Yard encom­passing approximately 125,400 sq m (1.35 million sq h), the Intrepid building is constructed entirely of flat concrete planks. Each piece is set at an angle, so the composition grad­ually becomes a curving wall with mesmerizing optical effects that make the front wall appear as though it is falling to the ground like a row of dominos. Three sides of the structure are conventional flat walls, while the east facade has a variety of radii, ranging from just over 98 m (320 h) at the ground floor to just over 2,713 m (8,900 h) at the parapet of the roof. 

Read more here.

 

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September 14, 2017

Steve Parsons, Vice President Tishman Construction (L), Joseph A. Rossi, Executive Director Global Real Estate (C), Bob Pabst, VP Sales and Marketing High Concrete Group (R)

High Concrete Group and AECOM Tishman Host “Topping Off” at Verizon

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High Concrete Group and AECOM Tishman Host “Topping Off” at Verizon

Celebrates precast parking garage for Basking Ridge HQ expansion

 

BASKING RIDGE, N.J.—High Concrete Group LLC celebrated the structural completion of a new 246,906 square foot parking garage for Verizon’s Basking Ridge headquarters. The four-story precast concrete structure will provide an additional 755 parking spaces for employees and visitors at Verizon’s North Maple Avenue office complex.

Read more here.

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August 31, 2017

Image courtesy of FXFOWLE Architects

Lancaster Co. company pouring into American history

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Lancaster Co. company pouring into American history

From WHP CBS 21

It’s an iconic part of American history and now a Lancaster County company is playing a role in its expansion. High Concrete is outfitting the new Statue of Liberty museum with pieces to bring the project to life.

“It's very special to be part of such a larger, bigger experience,” said Ryan Gehman, Plant Manager, West Building, High Concrete Group LLC.

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August 18, 2017

High co-workers with commemorative girder

High Completes Fabrication for New NY Bridge Project, On Time, On Budget, On Specification

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High Completes Fabrication for New NY Bridge Project, On Time, On Budget, On Specification

Celebrates producing steel of “superior fit and finish” for its largest contract ever with painting of last girder

WILLIAMSPORT, PA—High Steel Structures LLC announced that it has completed fabrication of its part of the $3.98 billion New NY Bridge Project, the largest transportation infrastructure design-build project in the U.S. In a ceremony, the company unveiled the last girder, freshly painted in the project’s trademark blue color.

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July 25, 2017

PCI Journal July - August 2017

PCI Journal Article 1200 Intrepid

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Precast Concrete Panels Give Navy Yard Offices Seaworthy Aesthetic

The new office building at 1200 Intrepid Ave., in the Philadelphia Navy Yard Corporate Center is a sight to behold, described by some as gravity defying in that parts of the structure are designed to replicate the shape of a ship's hull, narrow at the bottom and wide at the top. 

Read more here.

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June 26, 2017

Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal

Early Involvement of Contractors & Subcontractors Pays Dividends on Construction Project Delivery

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Early Involvement of Contractors & Subcontractors Pays Dividends on Construction Project Delivery

Construction projects are complex undertakings that require competencies from a wide range of disciplines. Today a single construction or construction management firm very rarely possesses all the required competencies and therefore a significant portion of these competencies must be acquired from other sources. 

Read more here.

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May 15, 2017

High Steel Service Center Selects New ISO Registrar

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High Steel Service Center Selects New ISO Registrar

ISO 9001 management system accreditation continues to satisfy customer requirements, industry specifications

 

High Steel Service Center LLC has renewed its commitment to the ISO 9001 quality standard by selecting a new registrar for its accreditation. Performance Review Institute (PRI) has replaced Bureau Veritas for certification of High’s carbon steel, stainless steel, and aluminum products. Based in Warrendale, Pa., PRI Registrar is a not-for-profit affiliate of SAE International.

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SOLM Concrete Products News Article
May 09, 2017

Concrete Products Magazine

High Concrete Lands Liberty Island Museum Contract

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High Concrete Lands Liberty Island Museum Contract

High Concrete Group LLC, based in Denver, Penn., has secured an insulated, architectural precast panel contract from Phelps Construction Group for the State of Liberty Museum on Liberty Island in the New York Harbor.

FXFOWLE, the award-winning New York architectural firm, has created, what High Concrete officials note is "a stunning 26,000-sq-ft., state-of-the-art-building. Every detail has been thoughtfully incorporated to complement and respect the Statue of Liberty and Liberty Island."

Read more here.

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March 10, 2017

Gov. Tom Wolf talks with High Companies CEO Mike Shirk Thursday morning during a visit to High Steel Structures in Lancaster County. - (Photo / Roger DuPuis)

Wolf sizes up new training program at High Steel

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Wolf sizes up new training program at High Steel

From Central Penn Business Journal

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Gov. Tom Wolf spent some time touring a factory-turned-university in Lancaster County on Thursday.

Forget caps, gowns and dorms, though. "High Steel University" isn't a college, but a pilot program launched by High Steel Structures LLC to boost skills among welders and painters at its East Lampeter Township facility.

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March 09, 2017

Statue of Liberty Museum

Statue of Liberty Museum

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High Concrete part of Statue of Liberty Museum

Denver-based High Concrete Group LLC has been awarded a contract from Boonton, N.J.-based Phelps Construction Group for insulated architectural precast panels for the new Statue of Liberty Museum on Liberty Island in New York Harbor.

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March 07, 2017

One of two loads weighing 100+ tons getting ready to leave Williamsport, Pa.

High Steel ships last two 'superload' girders for new bridge across Hudson River

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High Steel ships last two 'superload' girders for new bridge across Hudson River

From Pennlive

WILLIAMSPORT - High Steel Structures workers stood in the rain, cheered and applauded as they watched the final two "superload" girders for the new Tappan Zee Bridge in New York leave the Williamsport plant.

 

The massive blue girders, each 12 feet high, 120 feet long and weighing 78 tons, left the plant Tuesday morning with police escorts headed for the bridge project assembly yard in Coeymans, N.Y.

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March 07, 2017

WNEP TV ABC16 News: "Superloads" leave High Steel Williamsport

Superload from Lycoming County Headed To New York Bridge Project

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Superload from Lycoming County Headed To New York Bridge Project

From WNEP

 

WILLIAMSPORT – A business based in Central Pennsylvania is providing steel beams for a $3.7 billion bridge in New York.

 

Parts of the bridge were built by High Steel Structures LLC in Lycoming County.  Two final giant beams left Williamsport Tuesday morning.

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