Menomonee Falls, WI—January 9, 2015—Actuant Corporation introduces PRECISION-HAYES International, the newly combined entity formed from Precision SURE-LOCK and Hayes Industries companies. Together, these companies bring global reach, well-known and respected products and significant brand recognition to the reinforced concrete construction and energy infrastructure markets.
“By combining these world-recognized brand names, we believe we are creating a strong and cooperative partnership in which the best of each company will be preserved and leveraged,” said Bob Van Noord, Business Leader, PRECISION-HAYES International. “With Actuant’s global resources, we are dedicated to continuously improving our products, processes and systems in ways that will benefit our customers and the markets we serve.”
PRECISION-HAYES International offers a variety of pre-stressed/post-tensioned concrete products, including:
- Over 400 anchorage products, such as wedges, chucks and anchor plates
- SURE-LOCK® and SURE-LOCK II® single strand anchorage systems
- SURE-LOCK multi-use chucks and wedges
- GRABB-IT barrier anchorages
- POSI-LOCK +® encapsulated anchorage systems
- Production and installation equipment, including extrusion and cutting lines, stressing rams, pumps, PocketShear® tendon finishing tools, specialty cutters and accessories
All PRECISION-HAYES International products are designed to meet stringent industry requirements with Post-Tensioning Institute (PTI), International Code Council (ICC) and International Building Code (IBC) acceptance. Additionally, where appropriate, components are heat-treated and tested to rigorous specifications, including 100 percent magnaflux inspection, hardness testing and individual load-testing to ensure reliable performance.
“With a broad, high-quality product line, PRECISION-HAYES International is committed to be the first choice provider of pre-stressed/post-tensioned concrete products,” added Van Noord.
PRECISION-HAYES International is also a leading provider of engineered extrusions and coatings, offering a highly technical solution to critical users of these products. Proprietary materials and high-temperature coatings create value-add solutions to our Energy Segment customers every day, and these solutions are backed up by industry-leading delivery performance.
PRECISION-HAYES International is wholly owned by Actuant Corporation, a diversified industrial company serving customers from operations in more than 30 countries and is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. Actuant trades on the NYSE under the symbol ATU. For further information on Actuant and its businesses, visit the Company’s website at www.actuant.com.
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