Box Culvert Fits Wing Walls & Parapets in Napa County

Caitlin Shanley 2020 Vision, Transportation

Gasser Drive Napa, California NAPA, California, sits in the southern region of Napa County, where award winning wines are made for consumers the world over. In southeast Napa near the city’s downtown district, new construction aims to pair residents with new housing opportunities in the land known for limited vacancies. The Gasser Master Plan adds new apartments, sidewalks, streets, trails, wetlands, shops, parking areas, and more. Jensen Precast built a concrete crossing structure over a watershed area along the newly extended Gasser Drive in Napa. “Foulk Engineering and the City of Napa were looking for a way to connect field …

MSG Sphere Installs Airtight Precast Concrete Airduct

Bryan Bach 2020 Vision, Project Profile

MSG SphereLas Vegas, Nevada For a city that likes to do things on a grand scale, Las Vegas is the perfect place for MSG Sphere. The one of a kind music and entertainment arena built for The Venetian Resort offers unparalleled sights and sounds to 17,500 guests in a sphere shaped music and entertainment venue. Jensen Precast stepped up to centerstage during the initial construction of the project by providing a massive underground airduct system for the sphere. Instead of using a traditional fiberglass structure, the contractor, Harris Company, decided precast concrete would be faster to produce, better reinforced with …

Kapolei Concrete Keeps Kapalama Cargo Flowing

Nicholas Drake Blog, Precast, Transportation

The flow of cargo across the Pacific Ocean to the Hawaiian Islands began more than 3000 years ago. Polynesians in wooden canoes carried plant cuttings and seeds to cultivate food, medicine, and fabric. Today the islands host cargo ships from around the world filled with goods from every industry under the sun. Honolulu Harbor on Oahu is the hub of incoming freight to the archipelago. A lifeline to the state economy, the harbor is central to a new capital improvement initiative to ensure Hawaii’s imports and exports continue to flow smoothly and efficiently. Jensen Precast recently began work on the …

Fast Tracking Culvert Casting

Tom Morales Blog, Precast

As Southern California continues to undergo an infrastructure building boom, the demand for precast concrete culverts often outpaces manufacturing deliverables. While consistently producing high quality concrete calls for detailed oversight by expert precasters, augmenting the process with automation can accelerate output and enhance methods.  The Jensen Precast Fontana Branch recently added a state of the art BFS Jumbo system to the mix to boost its production of box culvert. The investment jettisons the branch to the leading edge of the industry.  “With our box culvert products we needed to increase output to fulfill a growing number of customer orders,” says Tyler Haack, General Manager of the Jensen Precast Fontana Branch. “Our customers use box culvert for everything from transportation infrastructure to underground storage to stormwater management. We needed a bold solution to drive manufacturing to …