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Sikla Modular Heavy Duty Pipe Rack

Pre-Fabrication and modular building are concepts that are being adapted across the construction industry as a means to standardize processes and lower costs.  A very common approach to modular construction is to provide off site fabrication of the Mechanical, Electrical, or Plumbing services in the main corridors.   BIM Modeling of new construction projects has allowed…

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Rolling Cannabis Drying Racks Constructed from Unistrut Channel

The legalization of cannabis for medical or recreational use across the United States has created many new construction projects with unique requirements.  The control of the growing, drying, and processing of marijuana requires marijuana grow facilities to be tightly controlled indoor grow operations.  The indoor grow operations place a premium on utilization of every square…

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Unistrut Concrete Inserts for Hospital Applications

Unistrut Concrete Inserts can be a valuable tool in the design and construction of new hospital projects.  The Unistrut P3270 Series Inserts can be utilized in MEP Service Corridors and Equipment Rooms to provide a continuous slotted channel pre-cast into the concrete decks or walls.  The precast Unistrut embed will allow MEP trades or Equipment…

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Unistrut Concrete Inserts for Pre-Stressed Concrete

Pre-Stressed Concrete is a popular construction method due to quick installation times and reduced on site labor.  These pre-stressed applications sometimes will still require Unistrut channel embeds to allow for connections to the pre-stressed beam without drilling.  Pre-Stressed Concrete applications require a unique Unistrut Concrete insert, the P3165 or P3170 series. The P3170 Series Concrete…

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Unistrut X-Ray Equipment Support

Unistrut Medical Solutions Major Hospital Group in Michigan had a fast paced Medical Office Building project under construction before the equipment vendor was selected. Architect asked Unistrut to design a Universal grid to support any of the potential X-Ray machines. In addition, they wanted the system to be adjustable for future changes in equipment. Design…

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Unistrut Roofwalk

Unistrut Rooftop Solutions A General Contractor in Libya had a project on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea in which they needed a walkway on top of a petroleum facility. The project had several unique requirements; the coastal environment required special corrosion protection, the roof pitch was very steep, and there was a lack of…

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Unistrut Surgical Light Support

Unistrut Medical Solutions A rural medical office in Kentucky was looking to renovate existing patient rooms into a minor procedure room. One of the requirements was that the procedure room needed a surgical light mounted from the ceiling.  The project had a tight budget and schedule, so Unistrut was called in to help with the…

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