Among the best known suppliers to the concrete industry, AltusGroup Innovation Partners work with our members to advance breakthrough precast concrete technology. Through AltusGroup, these companies are focusing on innovative ways to improve the performance, connectivity, aesthetics and resiliency of architectural and structural precast concrete components.
AltusGroup Innovation Partners
ALP Supply provides a wide range of technical products through its various operating groups and subsidiaries, bringing valued, innovative and cost-effective products to the precast manufacturing segment.
BASF Admixtures–Cleveland, Ohio, supplies admixtures that enhance the performance of concrete by ensuring high strength and inhibiting corrosion. The global BASF Construction Chemicals division consists of Admixture Systems and Construction Systems businesses and is the largest manufacturer of construction chemicals worldwide.
Command Suite enables precast manufacturers to transform operations through innovative technology tools that improve productivity and communications while substantially reducing errors and shortening schedules. Tools include StructureWorks 3D modeling software, XceleRAYtor automation software and PieceTracker real-time product management software.
Graphic Concrete technology allows you to impart durable patterns and images onto precast surfaces such as facades, walls, spandrels and soundwalls. It opens up a bold new range of artistic, aesthetic possibilities for architects. It is available exclusively in North America through AltusGroup precasters.
High Concrete Accessories–Denver, Pa., is a branded product line by High Concrete Group engineered to eliminate the need for makeshift embedments cobbled together from cardboard, wood, Styrofoam or other scrap materials. These plastic embedment products are non-corrosive and non-reactive and are intended to save precast concrete producers time and money.
JVI–Lincolnwood, Ill., develops and markets a variety of connection products used to anchor and connect precast concrete forms.
Kawneer is a world-class brand and the leader in architectural systems. Our range of solutions can be found on most any building type, specializing in education, healthcare, multifamily, office, retail and sports facilities. With an expansive product portfolio from curtain walls and framing, to entrances, windows and sun control, we offer infinite possibilities in design, development and performance.
Meadow Burke Products–Tampa, Fla., is the leading manufacturer of precast lifting and handling inserts and hardware, structural connections, slotted inserts and concrete accessories. In addition, Meadow Burke Products provides engineering services for lifting and erection. Product groups include: Burke Rapid Lift and the DOGBONETM Lifting Systems, Halfen Anchoring Systems, Burke Slotted Inserts, the Erector-Connector, Rapid-Lok, Mag-LokTM, Strand Snap and Burke precast/prestress accessories.
Owens-Corning–Toledo, Ohio, is a worldwide leader in insulation, roofing and fiberglass composites. Owens Corning supplies Foamular® extruded polystyrene insulation (XPS) to the precast concrete industry for use in insulated wall panels. AltusGroup precasters frequently use Foamular as continuous insulation in CarbonCast Enclosure Systems.