September 1, 2013

2013 Design Award / PCI Best Multi-Family Housing: ETS Student Housing (phase IV) in Montréal, Quebec

Schedule is always a top concern on construction projects, but it was particularly important for the team designing and constructing the ETS Student Housing for an engineering university in Montréal, QC, Canada, in 2012. "The completion date in August had to be respected as the building was fully rented to students for the beginning of their school year," says Serge Jacques, principal architect for Régis Côté et Associés.

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June 1, 2013

SlenderWall® with PVA Fiber Reinforced Concrete

SlenderWall is a proprietary, 28lbs. per square foot, permanent, exterior cladding system made with a hybrid of architectural precast concrete and heavy-gauge steel studs. The resulting building panel wall system provides extraordinary design flexibility and strength.

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January 15, 2013

Johns Hopkins Chooses Slenderwall® For Critical Medical Facility Reconstruction.

Midland, VA - Smith-Midland Corporation (SMC) (OTC BB: SMID) is pleased to supply its SLENDERWALL® architectural precast concrete panel system as the exterior cladding for the renovation of the 9-story Nelson/Harvey inpatient facility on the Johns Hopkins Medicine Baltimore Campus.

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January 2, 2013

New Orleans BioInnovation Center Built With Innovative, Efficient Lightweight Precast

Progressive, modern design of biotech incubator employs Slenderwall lightweight precast panels with integral interior wall framing, lending design flexibility and sophisticated design statement.

Midland, VA - What do you get by combining renowned architects, a burgeoning biotechnology district, and a sustainable enclosure product?

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September 24, 2012

Lean, Green and Visually Clean: U.S. Army Command Headquarters, Fort Belvoir, Virginia

Slenderwall lightweight precast panels with integral interior wall framing wall shave construction time and costs while preserving LEED Gold quality.

Midland, VA - Several innovations in sustainable, lean construction techniques have been gaining broad adoption. One of those is a hybrid enclosure system combining lightweight, architectural precast cladding with a highly insulated inner barrier wall of closed-cell foam and metal studs. Replacing the work of four separate trades, this composite product has been credited with reducing project schedules and costs, sometimes by two months or more. Yet it also offers aesthetic flexibility while ensuring proper building envelope function – two key aims of every project team.

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May 3, 2011

SlenderWall Receives Notice of Acceptance by Miami-Dade County

Midland, VA - Easi-Set WorldWide announced today that its SlenderWall Architectural Precast Concrete/Steel Stud Cladding System has received the prestigious "Notice of Acceptance" from Miami-Dade County, Florida, NOA #091015.05, 3/31/2016 under the applicable rules and regulations governing the use of construction materials in Miami-Dade County and surrounding municipalities.

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April 14, 2011

33,338 sq. ft. of Slenderwall installed in just 14 days!

Ft. Belvoir, VA - The U.S. Army Legal Service Agency Administrative Offices project for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers was designed to accommodate a 4-story administration building, as well as a 2-story adjacent Courtroom Building. The project incorporated 33,388 sq.ft. of the Slenderwall® Architectural Precast Wall System. The facility was designed to be a multi-story command headquarters building that includes upgraded interior finishes, and to achieve a minimum of LEED Silver Certification and hopefully LEED Gold Certification.

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March 29, 2011

Analysis Concludes SlenderWall® Panel Can Withstand Moderate-level Blast

Midland, VA - Easi-Set WorldWide announced completion of a low-tomedium level blast analysis for their SlenderWall architectural precast concrete/steel stud building panel system. The analysis, performed by the Vicksburg, MS facility of Applied Research Associates, considered the Department of Defense (DoD) Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC) for mediumlevel blasts at conventional construction standoff distances for a primary-gathering building, and also included the Department of Homeland Security Interagency Security Committee (ISC) Security Design Criteria for low-level blast requirements.

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June 1, 2010

Easi-Set Adds New SlenderWall Licensee - Leesburg Concrete to Produce Architectural Precast Panel System at Florida Plant

Midland, VA - Officials at Easi-Set Industries recently announced that a Florida company will now produce the SlenderWall Architectural Precast Concrete Panel System under a new licensing agreement.

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June 30, 2009

SMC Awarded 2009 ACI Concrete Award for Jefferson at Inigo's Crossing Project

Midland, VA - Officials at Smith-Midland Corporation were recently the recipients of the 2009 ACI Concrete Award in the category of Concrete Buildings/Special for their Jefferson at Inigo's Crossing project. The 10-story, 274-unit Jefferson at Inigo's Crossing, located at 5405 Tuckerman Lane, Rockville, MD, was built with Smith-Midland's SlenderWall Architectural Precast Concrete Panel System. The Concrete Awards Program is an annual competition through the National Capital Chapter of the American Concrete Institute. The judging is based primarily on creative, innovative, aesthetic and imaginative use of concrete. Winners will be recognized at the Awards Banquet May 12th at Maggiano's Tysons Galleria, Washington, D.C. The award was accepted by Matthew Smith, VP Sales & Marketing

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