Pickens Construction recently made an announcement concerning the benefits of thermo striping. The company indicated that the announcement was made in the interest of public safety.
Anderson, SC -- (SBWIRE) -- 08/17/2018 -- Pickens Construction recently made an announcement regarding the benefits of thermo striping. The company mentioned that the announcement was made in order to increase public safety. Pickens Construction said that thermoplastic striping, or thermo striping, is the most common method used for road and parking lot markings. According to Pickens, this material is heated to over 400 degrees before being applied.
Pickens Construction went on to provide some further benefits of thermo striping. According to Pickens Construction, one of the main advantages of thermo striping is its durability. Pickens stated that this is helpful because it means that thermo striping will last for several years once it is applied.
Pickens Construction shared that the next benefit of thermo striping is that it offers nighttime visibility. The company mentioned that nighttime visibility is essential for driver safety. According to Pickens Construction, thermo striping is easy to spot, even on dark roads.
Pickens Construction announced that another benefit of thermo striping is that thermo striping is ready to use quickly. According to Pickens, thermo striping is ready for quick use because it dries almost instantly after being applied. The company mentioned that this is helpful for a few reasons. Pickens stated that it is helpful because, for one, it means parking lots will quickly be up to code. The company indicated that the quick-drying nature of thermo stripes is also helpful because it means roads will not be shut down for long periods of time.
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Pickens Construction concluded its announcement by providing some company information. Pickens Construction stated that it was founded in 1946, under the Pickens Brothers. According to the company, Harold Pickens purchased his brother Fred's share in 1948. The company stated that, at this point, its name was changed to the Harold Pickens Construction Company. Pickens stated that it specialized in highway jobs from 1948 to 1956. The company indicated that Harold Pickens Jr. joined the business in 1956. The company stated that, at this point, its focus switched from highway construction to utilities construction. The company mentioned that it is currently owned by William B. Pickens Jr., and specializes in asphalt paving.
The paving and construction company can be followed at https://www.houzz.com/pro/pickensconstructionsc/__public.
415 McGee Rd. Anderson, SC 29625