Knight’s Companies Promotes Joe Thomas to General Manager

Joe Thomas at Knight's Precast

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. – Knight’s Companies is proud to announce the promotion of Joe Thomas to general manager of Knight’s Precast, Tekna Corporation and Sovereign Steel. Thomas comes to the role with 32 years of experience in the precast concrete industry. Previously, Thomas was the regional manager of Knight’s Precast and focused on plant operations. Now,…

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Knight’s Precast Manager Earns Master Precaster Designation

National Precast Concrete Association's Master Precaster, Brad Reynolds, modeling the Golden Hard Hat.

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana ─ Brad Reynolds earned the title Master Precaster during the National Precast Concrete Association’s 2021 The Precast Show in New Orleans, Louisiana. Reynolds received a plaque and gold safety helmet during an awards luncheon Thursday, May 20. Reynolds is a Plant Manager with Knight’s Precast in Richmond Hill, Georgia. Master Precaster is…

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What Are Joints and How Do They Help Concrete?

concrete joints

When using concrete for any type of job, there are many elements that go into making sure the final product turns out looking as envisioned and the structures are as sound as possible. One of the most important practices to achieve this goal is the use of joints. There are several types of joints that…

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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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The Difference Between Cement and Concrete

Ready mix concrete being poured

There is a misconception that concrete and cement are interchangeable terms for the same substance, but that could not be farther from the truth. We use both every day, in our houses, roads, and workplaces, but their differences are hardly ever considered. Simply put, cement is an ingredient of concrete and makes up around 10…

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