August 12, 2019

J-J Hooks MASH safety barrier success continues with Alabama and North Carolina DOT approvals

The Alabama and North Carolina Departments of Transportation have fully approved J-J Hooks MASH TL3 12’ precast concrete temporary barrier designs for both freestanding and restrained (pinned and bolted) applications. This brings the current total to thirty-seven Departments of Transportation across North America who have approved J-J Hooks MASH-tested barrier for use. Additional applications are in process.

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August 8, 2019

What You Need to Know About New MASH Regulation coming Dec. 31, 2019

In January 2016, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) issued a letter of joint agreement with the American Association of State Transportation Officials (AASHTO) outlining new requirements for highway safety hardware, which includes permanent and temporary roadside barrier.

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June 27, 2019

Maryland DOT approves J-J Hooks Freestanding MASH-Tested Highway Barriers

Maryland State Highway Administration (MDSHA) has approved MASH TL3 tested J-J Hooks temporary precast concrete safety barrier for freestanding installations. Previously, MDSHA approved the MASH-tested J-J Hooks design for restrained (bolted and pinned) installations.

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July 12, 2019

Mack Industries joins the Easi-Set J-J Hooks Producer Family

Easi-Set Worldwide, a subsidiary of Smith-Midland Corporation (OTCQX: SMID), announced the addition of one of the country’s most experienced precasters to the Easi-Set family of licensed product producers. Established in 1932, Mack Industries, headquartered in Brunswick, Ohio, has joined the Easi-Set network of J-J Hooks highway safety barrier producers.

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June 18, 2019

A Heavy Addition to the J-J Hooks Producer Family: Primoris Heavy Civil

Midland, VA – 6/18/2019 – Easi-Set Worldwide, a subsidiary of Smith-Midland Corporation (SMID), has announced the signing of a project specific manufacturing license in cooperation with Primoris Heavy civil, a segment of the conglomerate Primoris Services Corporation. Primoris Heavy Civil will be using our innovative J-J Hooks Precast concrete highway barriers to help maintain a safe environment while they construct their newest freeway project in Liberty County, Texas.

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