Three Piece Design on the Fly

Caitlin Shanley Blog, Newsletter, Project Profile, Wastewater

With 25 million gallons of sewage flowing daily through the site, the N19 Arden Pump Station comprises a vital link in the wastewater infrastructure of Sacramento, California. When the Sacramento Regional County Sanitation District embarked on an extensive series of repairs and upgrades, it first needed to divert the flow through a bypass system to dry out the pump station. W.M. Lyles Co., a heavy civil contractor, took on the job. That’s when Mark Schmitz, Project Engineer, placed a call to Tim Pellegrini, Jensen Precast Estimating Manager. The conversation went something like this, Pellegrini says: “We’re doing this job, we need …

Precast Solutions – MSG Sphere Story

Caitlin Shanley Blog, News & Media

“When we put our minds and talents together – both internally and externally with our partners – we can do some pretty amazing things.” Josh Myers Jensen Precast was featured in an article by the Nation Precast Concrete Association for assisting with the MSG Spehere project in Las Vegas, NV. Read the full story here. 

Jensen Precast Supports Children’s Cancer Foundation

Caitlin Shanley Blog, Community Engagement, Newsletter

Jensen Precast donated $2,500 to the Northern Nevada Cancer Foundation’s “Know the Gold” campaign. The annual fundraiser provides financial assistance and compassionate support programs for families with children undergoing cancer treatment. “We have participated in this event for the past few years,” says Michelle Amos, Jensen Precast Community Engagement Coordinator. “Each year you get to see the children that these funds have helped. They tell their stories and give the hope of remission to other kids around them. It is an amazing thing to watch as the children light up talking about how far they have come. “This year because …

Jensen Precast Acquires Encon United

Caitlin Shanley Blog, News & Media, Newsletter

Leading Independent Precast Concrete Producer Brings New Products and Services to Northwest Market for Construction Companies, Engineering Firms, and Utility Agencies Reno, Nevada, January 12, 2021 – Jensen Precast, a leading provider of precast concrete infrastructure solutions since 1968, today announced it has acquired EnCon United facilities in Camas and Puyallup, Washington. The purchase provides infrastructure customers in the northwest market with direct access to Jensen Precast’s robust product portfolio, alongside EnCon’s already established line of precast concrete solutions. “We are pleased to be able to offer our products and services to northwest contractors, engineers, and utilities dedicated to building …

Hydrodynamic Lake Tahoe

Caitlin Shanley Blog, Case Studies, Newsletter, Stormwater

“With the JDS, we’re hoping to reduce maintenance to once every couple of years instead of two or three times per year.”  – Meghan Kelly, PE, North Tahoe Conservation District Considered one of the most pristine large lakes in the world, Lake Tahoe’s water is 99.994% pure, according to the Tahoe Fund, an environmental group that supports projects around the Lake Tahoe Basin. The Nevada Tahoe Conservation District and the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) want to keep it that way and enlisted Jensen Precast to provide a stormwater solution to combat serious sediment runoff from a highway that could …

Handholes for Hawaii

Caitlin Shanley Blog, Electric, Newsletter

Polymer concrete utility boxes catch a wave​ Old fashioned legwork combined with a product that exudes quality has opened a new market for Jensen Precast in Hawaii. Once a fledgling solution for island utility needs, polymer concrete dry utility boxes have caught on through relationship building, a ready supply, and a sharp looking product line. The emergence of Jensen Composites has its genesis in manufacturing decisions made several years ago at the Bruce Street manufacturing facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. It blossomed most recently with a major contract secured by the Jensen Precast plant in Kapolei, Hawaii, to supply utility …