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Precast concrete sound-absorptive walls in Virginia help preserve historic areas.

In part one of this post, we looked at the rise in use of precast concrete sound walls to mitigate road noises, and a recent application in Madison, Wis. As manufacturers and departments of transportation have become more sophisticated, so have sound wall designs. This includes the use of sound-absorptive walls that eliminate noise rather than bouncing it to another location. NPCA’s Technical Services Department analyzed the differences in the Summer 2014 and Winter 2011 issues of Precast Solutions.

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Meet a Precaster: Smith-Midland Corporation

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This month we are pleased to feature Smith-Midland Corporation as part of our Meet a Precaster blog series. Answers were provided by Ashley Smith, president of Smith-Midland Corporation.

Don't forget to check out all of our Meet a Precaster blog posts and if you're an NPCA producer member and would like to be featured in a future Meet a Precaster post, please send an email to NPCA's director of communication, Kirk Stelsel.

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