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Ross Adds Sales Engineer to Industrial Storage Products Group

Ross is pleased to announce the recent hire of Tracy Buck as Industrial Storage Sales Engineer to support its line of structural steel I-beam racks marketed under the Dexco brand name. In his new role, Tracy will provide technical support for companies looking to design and install heavy-duty coil, tool… Read more

AIA Show 2016
Ross Exhibits at AIA Convention in Philadelphia, PA

Ross Technology recently exhibited at the 2016 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention in Philadelphia, PA. In addition to offering hundreds of continuing education sessions, the AIA Convention also includes a large trade show that allows AEC professionals to connect with building material manufacturers and source new products. A leader… Read more

Ross Safety Works Supplies Custom ADA Grating Covers for Metropolitan Museum of Art Plaza

As a custom fabricator, Ross is certainly familiar with special requests. So, when long-time customer, Consolidated Edison, needed unique grating assemblies in front of New York City’s Metropolitan Museum of Art – designing a solution was easy. The application called for three much longer than normal sections of ADA compliant… Read more

Ross Safety Works Improves Access to Underground Utility Vaults for Major U.S. Electric Company

Ross believes the best designs are often simple. So when a large electric company asked for a solution to improve access to its underground utility vaults, Ross knew just how to approach the project. At the time, vault access was accomplished through a standard hinged hatch incorporated into the vault’s… Read more

Ross Technology Safety Works ADA Compliant Vented Cover
Ross Safety Works Develops Baffled Vault Cover for Consolidated Edison

When Consolidated Edison of New York needed a new design for its utility vault covers, they looked to Ross for a solution. The new design was necessary to provide a higher level of security for transformers housed underground in select geographic locations. In addition to engineering multiple configurations, Ross was… Read more

Demand Grows for Ross Safety Works Expansion Joint Covers

Trends in accessible design are responsible for an increase in demand for Ross’ Expansion Joint Covers with ALGRIP™ Slip-Resistant technology. Municipalities and Department of Transportation (DOT) authorities across the country are requesting ALGRIP be added to metal plates, covers and gratings used by the public to conform to the Americans… Read more

Ross Safety Works Advances Ladder Rung Design Rung Covers
Ross Safety Works Advances Its Ladder Rung Design

Ross Technology recently developed new production tooling to advance its slip-resistant ladder rung design and provide a more cost effective solution for customers. The new fabrication process allows the ALGRIP™ technology to be applied directly to bar stock, yielding a seamless ladder rung. Previously, Ross applied ALGRIP to its ladder… Read more

US Embassy in Cotonou, Benin
Featured Project: U.S. Embassy Cotonou, Benin

Project Facts Facility: New Embassy Architect: Page of Washington, D.C. Contractor: B.L. Harbert International of Birmingham, Alabama. Status: Dedicated July 2015 The new $189 million campus is situated on an 8.8-acre site along one of the city’s main thoroughfares, Boulevard de la Marina, close to other diplomatic and ministerial buildings… Read more

London, England
Featured Project: U.S. Embassy London, United Kingdom

Project Facts: Facility: New Embassy Size: 518,050 square feet Architect: Kieran Timberlake of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Contractor: B.L. Harbert International of Birmingham, Alabama Status: Under Construction The new U.S. Embassy in London will be situated on a nearly 5-acre site in the Nine Elms Opportunity Planning Area, which is part of… Read more

Moscow, Russia
Featured Project: U.S. Embassy Moscow, Russia

Project Facts: Facility: Office annex Size: 241,900 square feet Architect: Hellmuth, Obata + Kassabaum (HOK) of St. Louis, Missouri Contractor: Caddell Construction Company of Montgomery, Alabama Status: Under construction Developed under the Department of State’s recently adopted Design Excellence program, the new office annex will feature seven stories and include… Read more