October 3, 2019

South Carolina DOT Approves Easi-Set’s J-J Hooks MASH Barrier

South Carolina DOT recently approved the J-J Hooks MASH TL3 tested free-standing and pinned temporary precast concrete safety barrier. This approval brings the total number of states allowing the use of J-J Hooks MASH temporary barrier to thirty-four.

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September 10, 2019

Easi-Set producer Smith-Midland garners $2.5 million J-J Hooks barrier order

A $2.5 million order has been placed by a long-term Smith-Midland customer for over 16 miles of J-J Hooks precast concrete highway safety barrier.

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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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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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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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