Knight’s Companies Adds Concrete Pumping Division to Services Offered

Press Release dated August 6, 2019 Knight’s Companies of Summerville, South Carolina, now offers concrete pumping services in the Lowcountry and Midlands with its new pumping division.  Gregory Bates joined Knight’s Companies to head the new division in April, 2019. As the operations manager, Mr. Bates oversees drivers, ensures trucks are properly maintained, and coordinates…

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The Difference Between Residential and Commercial Concrete Floors

Residential vs commercial concrete floors

When you need to order high-quality ready-mix concrete for your next big construction project, it’s important to know not all types of concrete are the same, and you will need to make sure the formula you order can perform well for your project. One of the main things to consider is if your project is…

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How to Safely Pour Concrete Near Existing Utilities

Pouring concrete around utilities

As a leading concrete supplier in Columbia, South Carolina, we are proud to offer excellent concrete products to construction sites in and around Columbia and Charleston. Not only do we deliver top-notch products to our customers, but we also want to help guide them to success on all of their commercial construction projects. One of…

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Construction of New Concrete Plant in Columbia South Carolina

Columbia South Carolina Concrete

  For Immediate Release Contact: Sharon Benzenberg sbenzenberg@knightscompanies.com     Knight’s Companies Bringing More Jobs to Columbia, SC Certificate of new occupancy received for third concrete plant Summerville, SC (February 13, 2019) – Earlier this month, Knight’s Companies was awarded a certificate of new occupancy for their third concrete plant at 1320 Pineview Rd. in…

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The Benefits of Using Precast Concrete Structures

precast concrete structure

Over the years, there have been many developments in the way construction projects are completed. One of these developments has come in the form of a much more efficient way to produce concrete forms for large-scale building projects. Precast concrete structures are manufactured in a controlled casting environment, allowing for higher quality control and better…

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Knights Companies Earns Industry Recognition

Precast Concrete Exhibition

Knight’s Precast of Summerville, SC has been honored for 10 consecutive years in the National Precast Concrete Association’s plant certification program. The company was recognized on Feb. 22 in Denver during The Precast Show 2018. “We are very proud of this 10-year milestone and the entire Precast team,” said Pete Knight, President of Knight’s Companies.…

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Different Uses for Concrete

different uses for concrete

Concrete has been used for countless types of construction throughout the years. Its uses are prolific, and variations of concrete date all the way back to ancient civilizations. Today, concrete is used all around us. From urban areas to rural communities and all the suburban neighborhoods in between, construction companies use it for businesses, homes,…

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How Flooding Affects Concrete

Flooding and concrete

Living near the coast means hurricane season can be one of the most dangerous times of the year. Many of our homes and buildings are also built below sea-level, so with rising tides and brutal storms comes the unstoppable threat of flooding. Flooding has been a huge issue in the South Carolina Lowcountry for the…

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