The Toughness of Tanks

Driven by customer demands and government regulations, storage tanks are becoming increasingly durable. Geoff Clarkson, P.Eng., doesn’t fabricate composite storage tanks, but he knows a lot about what...

RS Composite Utility Pole Survives Forest Fire

RS Technologies’ RS composite utility pole, protected with an RS Fire Shield™ made from fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP), survived forest fire conditions in Canada’s Northwest Territories with no damage to...

Bridging the Gap Between Steel and GFRP Rebar

The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is turning to composites for a project to replace the Anthony Wayne Trail Bridge, a deteriorating bridge on a four-lane highway near Toledo, Ohio. Mannik & Smith...