KRM Midlands Invests in Plant Infrastructure

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COLUMBIA, South Carolina ─ By refurbishing its Irmo Plant and erecting a new dry batch plant in Lexington, South Carolina, Knight’s Redi-Mix is preparing for more growth in the Midlands Market. In 2017, Knight’s Redi-Mix received the Irmo Plant through the acquisition of Palmetto Builders Concrete. However, even then, the plant had suffered a lot…

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside: Tips for Placing Cold Weather Concrete

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Baby, its cold outside! Just like hot weather, cold weather effects the setting characteristics and strength of concrete, too. Once average daily temperatures fall below 40 degrees more than three days in a row, contractors and suppliers should start taking the necessary precautions to prevent a placement from being affected. There are ACI guidelines specifying…

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Knight’s Companies Expands Management Team in the Midlands

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COLUMBIA, South Carolina ­– Knight’s Companies is expanding its management team in the Midlands by hiring Billy Ray as its new Area Manager and promoting Chris Dennis to Production Manager. Now up to five plants, this is another step in the process of growing the footprint Knight’s set in Columbia in 2017. With 25 years…

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Choosing a Commercial Concrete Producer in Columbia, SC

The success of any commercial construction project relies on having a good ready mixed supplier to supply concrete. Whether you need concrete for walls, parking lots, floors or drains, you want to make sure you turn to a concrete supplier you can trust. It can be tricky choosing the right concrete supplier while trying to…

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5 Myths About Concrete

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From placing pavement to creating imaginative art pieces, concrete is far from being a one-trick pony. At Knight’s, we provide all types of excellent concrete service to South Carolina and the surrounding areas, and we are constantly refining our methods. There’s a surprising amount to learn about concrete and how it can be used for…

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Equipment Needed for a Successful Concrete Project

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When you work with Knight’s Redi-Mix, you guarantee yourself that you will receive specially mixed concrete that is tailored to the needs of your project. Getting the right concrete is just one step towards making your project a total success; you will also need the right tools and equipment to make sure that your concrete…

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Construction of New Concrete Plant in Columbia South Carolina

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  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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