Last updated 11 days ago
If you’re looking for a cost-effective, long-lasting building method that’s durable and built to last, pre-cast concrete construction is for you. The advantages of choosing prefabricated concrete are endless, but we’ve narrowed it down to the top five advantages. Read on to find out more.
1. Fast construction time
The beauty of pre-fabricated concrete is that most of the work is done in a factory. Pieces of a building are created beforehand and then delivered to the construction site. Then it’s simply a matter of putting all the pieces together. Not only does this mean that projects like school buildings are done in a fraction of the time, but it also means that you save money on things like labor costs. It’s a win-win situation.
2. Durable and hard-wearing
Concrete can stand the test of time and can withstand some of the worst weather situations, from fiery hot summers to snowy winters. That’s why it is the best choice for constructions such as housing for telecommunications equipment and power conversion plants.
3. Consistent quality of build
Unlike brick or wooden constructions that require building with a variety of small materials and takes a lot of workmanship to get right, pre-cast concrete buildings are made with identical parts in a factory. That way you are getting the same level of quality with every single part of the building process. That is quality you can rely on.
4. Sound proof
Concrete works fantastically at keeping out noise, which is perfect for schools. Students can concentrate on the lesson rather than any noise outside. This also works for office buildings.
5. Concrete buildings are comfortable
The great thing about buildings made from concrete is that the occupants enjoy a more consistent temperature. Because of something called “thermal inertia”, concrete buildings remain at consistent temperature through both summer and winter.
Are you convinced on the power of pre-cast concrete? If you’re looking for an expert pre-fabricated concrete construction company, Fibrebond is for you. Contact us today!
Last updated 14 days ago
The marketing coordinator is responsible for providing assistance and support to the Director of Marketing, Fibrebond’s marketing objectives, and overall company goals. Works closely with the Director of Marketing in developing and implementing projects. Job duties include, but are not limited to, the items below.
Coordinates and produces marketing materials for sales team. Collates, binds, and distributes sales-related print materials. Responsible for the production of electronic marketing materials (CDs and USB flash drives).
Assists with graphic design for the development of marketing collateral and creates marketing pieces within existing templates.
Responsible for website updates ensuring accuracy of design and communicating the brand.
Responsible for the online employee store. Fufills employee store orders.
Responsible for ensuring development and quality of marketing information including resumes, project profiles, supporting data and other standard materials.
Maintains and tracks inventory of Fibrebond’s logo items.
Handles trade show coordination and tracking for 20+ shows per year. This includes being responsible for booth inventory and supplying marketing materials and giveaways.
Responsible for the production of and gathering information for the internal newsletter.
Coordinates logo items for employee service recognition awards.
10. Distributes sales brochures, flyers, etc. (from leads, requests from sales team, etc.).
Orders and maintains supplies of all paper/stock/materials used for printing, binding and shipping all sales & marketing related material.
Maintains contact database.
Orders and maintains supplies of all Fibrebond collateral: stationery, envelopes, folders, etc.
Orders and maintains supplies of all company business cards.
Assists with preparations and set-up for sales presentations.
Coordinates any and all mass mailings to customers and potential customers for all market sectors.
Supports other departments as needed, including telecom PMs, customer service, safety, and HR for marketing or graphics related projects.
Communicates marketing efforts internally.
Assists with public relations, advertising, photo shoots, and sponsorships.
Maintains organization of all marketing hard copies and digital files.
BA or BS (marketing, communications, English, journalism, or related field).
Two to four years marketing experience preferred.
Experience in the architectural, engineering or construction industry is a plus.
Must be able to demonstrate strong writing and editing abilities, attention to detail, an eye for graphic design, and ability to work within and communicate a brand.
The ability to successfully prioritize and juggle tasks in a busy environment.
Must be proficient with Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office.
Must be highly organized and possess ability to handle multiple tasks.
Must be a good listener and pay attention to detail.
Must be self-motivated and team player.
Ability to work effectively with other employees, managers and customers. Excellent interpersonal skills.
Excellent communication abilities required: written, oral and graphical.
Must be computer savvy.
Must have digital camera experience. Able to operate projection equipment.
Must be able to use sound judgment and take initiative beyond outlined job responsibilities.
Ability to work overtime to meet deadlines when necessary, sometimes on short notice.
Capable of managing multiple priorities and deadlines while meeting quality standards and on-time delivery.
Capable of prioritizing assignments and working independently.
Last updated 25 days ago
In order to save building costs, build long-lasting and durable constructions and save time, prefabricated concrete building is the best method for you. The list of possibilities is endless and the technology for building even bigger and better concrete constructions is advances every day. So what are the top uses for prefabricated concrete? Read on to find out.
School buildings can cost a lot of money to build, since they have to accommodate sometimes thousands of students, as well as desks, sports pavilions and laboratories. In order to be able to spend money on things like books, facilities and equipment, it certainly pays for education departments to cut costs on building schools without cutting corners on safety and durability.
2. Housing for telecommunications
Telecommunication equipment is extremely expensive. Prefabricated concrete is perfect for housing this kind of equipment because of its durability, but also because it is extremely fast to build. You can get your telecommunications station set up in no time at all.
3. Correctional Facilities
Precast concrete modules can be outfitted during droduction and arrive on site outfitted with detention furniture. Interior walls, floors, and ceilings are finished to customer specifications. Precast concrete provides a secure, sustainable environment for correctional facilities.
If you’re looking for prefabricated concrete solutions for your next construction project, look no further than Fibrebond. With more than 30 years in the business and unparalleled expertise, Fibrebond is the perfect solution for schools, corrections facilities and more. Contact us today!
Last updated 1 month ago
Yesterday in Minden, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and Fibrebond Corp. President and CEO Todd Walker announced Monday the company will create 225 new direct jobs after acquiring a dormant container mill adjacent to Fibrebond’s existing manufacturing site. Fibrebond is making $6.0 million capital investment to purchase and renovate a 180,000 square foot forest products mill once operated by International Paper and Temple Inland.
To read more, see our Press Release
Last updated 1 month ago
In the construction industry, pre-cast concrete construction is used to describe concrete construction products which are made in molds under controlled conditions. These concrete products are then shipped to construction sites where it is then installed. This popular technique has been around for many years and is still a popular and affordable construction method.
Using pre-cast concrete construction creates concrete products that offer far better uniformity and quality than other types of standard concrete components that are poured and cured onsite. Since different types of pre-fabricated concrete products are manufactured in a managed environment, it is possible to exercise far greater control over the workmanship and quality of the products. This isn’t always the case with outdoor concrete construction sites.
By making the decision to produce and manufacture these products in pre-cast plants, the concrete will also have the chance to cure to precise specifications, with the molds then being easily reusable in future.
What are the advantages of using pre-cast concrete construction?
There are many benefits to making use of pre-cast concrete construction products in your construction project. Some of the many benefits associated with this type of construction include:
· Safety and ease of installation
· Chemical resistance
· Fire resistance
· Durability and Strength
· Low maintenance
Pre-cast concrete construction specialists are able to produce various shapes, colors, sizes and finishes that are not possible to achieve with onsite concrete construction processes. Since the molds, which are used to create precast products, can be reused time and time again, there is also a reduction in the overall construction costs, which also helps to keep the overheads to a minimum.
Why partner with Fibrebond for your pre-cast concrete construction requirements?
For many years Fibrebond has been at the head of the pre-cast concrete construction industry. Our state of the art and affordable construction products continue to help our clients achieve the very best value for their money and the best quality concrete construction products available on the market.
Our team of seasoned technicians work around the clock to ensure that each project we undertake is handled with the professionalism and expertise that it deserves. Fibrebond’s expert professionals will provide you with all of the information you will need to make a fully informed decision regarding your concrete construction requirements. To learn more about our affordable and cutting edge pre-cast concrete construction services, contact Fibrebond today.