Knight’s Companies Acquires Tekna Corporation and Sovereign Steel

Thad Wharton, Fleet Safety Manager, inspecting Tekna site.

CHARLESTON, S.C. ─  Knight’s Companies has announced the acquisition of Tekna Corporation, a prestressed and precast concrete manufacturer, and Sovereign Steel, a rebar and steel reinforcements fabricator, both located in Charleston. Through this acquisition, Knight’s Companies can provide additional product lines to its customers and participate more in upcoming infrastructure projects. “It gives us diversification,”…

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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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Using Tilt-Up Concrete in Your Commercial Construction Project

Concrete is a trustworthy material that has been used in construction for literally thousands of years. The quality of concrete is evidenced by the fact that many of these ancient structures still stand even to this day. This ancient construction material has seen plenty of innovations throughout history, from the inclusion of Portland cement to…

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What Makes Ready-Mix Concrete Ready to Mix?

Ready mix concrete being poured

At Knight’s, we are your local experts in concrete services to help you complete your commercial or residential construction project. We offer different types of concrete for different needs to help you get the product that is just right for your project. Knight’s Redi-Mix is our division of ready-mix concrete that we can deliver right…

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What is Plastic Shrinkage Cracking?

plastic shrinkage cracking

When working in construction, specifically in cement work and concrete form laying, environmental conditions play a vital role in the overall quality of the finished product. Low humidity and excessively warm temperatures can cause unwanted surface cracking to appear in concrete once it dries, potentially causing degradation over time under the right circumstances. These surface…

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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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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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