Forterra Pipe & Precast adds strength to J-J Hooks Producer Family

MIDLAND, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 7, 2017) - Easi-Set Worldwide, a subsidiary of Smith-Midland Corporation (OTCQX: SMID), announced the addition of one of North America's premier precasters to the Easi-Set family of licensed product producers. Forterra, headquartered in Irving, Texas, has joined our network of J-J Hooks highway safety barrier producers.

Forterra, a leader in the precast concrete infrastructure industry throughout the United States and Eastern Canada, has acquired Sherman-Dixie Concrete Industries, one of the largest J-J Hooks licensed producers in the US. Forterra will continue to produce J-J Hooks highway safety barriers out of their Lexington, KY plant location. We look forward to working and growing with such a formidable organization.

J-J Hooks is the industry's most successful connection design with well over 12 million linear feet provided to highway construction projects in North America and abroad. J-J Hooks' freestanding, pin-down and bolt-down designs have been MASH TL3 and NCHRP350 TL3 tested and are available from nearly 40 local producers.

Discover more about J-J Hooks and its network of precast concrete licensed producers by calling 800-547-4045 or visiting

Easi-Set Worldwide, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Smith Midland Corporation, a public company, licenses the production and sale of Easi-Set products and provides diversification opportunities to the precast industry worldwide. For more information about precast product licensing opportunities, contact Easi-Set by calling 800-547-4045 or visiting

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