Smith-Midland and J-J Hooks barriers say ‘Aloha’ to Hawaii DOT
December 9, 2021 | J-J Hooks
MIDLAND, VA, December 9, 2021 – Smith-Midland Corporation (NASDAQ: SMID) provider of innovative, high-quality proprietary and patented precast concrete products and systems today announced that they have further executed on their strategic growth initiatives with the approval of the J-J Hooks 12’ freestanding and restrained MASH TL3 compliant highway barrier system by the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT).
“We are pleased to announce that we have gained approval in an exciting new market for our patented J-J Hooks interlocking highway barrier system. Smith-Midland remains focused on expanding the geographic footprint of our unique products through our exceptional licensee base. As the United States fulfills the mandated replacement of all highway barriers to be MASH TL3 compliant, J-J Hooks’ differentiated ease of installation and integrated hardware make it the leading barrier among roadway contractors across America,” said Chief Executive Officer, Ashley Smith.
Smith-Midland continues to strategically expand the reach of J-J Hooks through its licensing model. The Company’s patented highway barrier system is now approved in 39 state departments of transportation and the District of Columbia. Approval required J-J Hooks to meet or exceed the HDOT Standard Specification and successfully pass the MASH TL3 crash testing requirements.
About J-J Hooks Precast Concrete Highway Safety Barrier
J-J Hooks is the industry’s most successful private connection design with well over 16 million linear feet provided to highway construction projects in North America and abroad. J-J Hooks freestanding, pin-down and bolt-down designs have been MASH TL3 tested and are available from over 40 producers worldwide.
Discover more about J-J Hooks and its network of precast concrete licensed producers by calling 800-547-4045 or visiting www.JJHooks.com.
About Smith-Midland Corporation
Smith-Midland develops, manufactures, licenses, rents, and sells a broad array of precast concrete products for use primarily in the construction, transportation, and utilities industries. Management and the board own approximately 17.5 percent of SMID stock, aligning with shareholder values.
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