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The ReadySpan Difference  Posted on: October 13th, 2021

What sets ReadySpan pedestrian bridges apart from bridges from other manufacturers? The obvious difference is that ReadySpan fiberglass-reinforced polymer (FRP) materials don’t rust, warp, corrode or attract insects, so they last significantly longer than metal and wood bridges. But let’s...

Bedford County Students Learn About Manufacturing Career Opportunities  Posted on: October 5th, 2021

BEDFORD, PA – Nearly 250 high school students attended Bedford County‘s Manufacturing Day (MFG Day) event on Oct. 1, hosted by Bedford Reinforced Plastics. MFG Day is a nationwide initiative developed by the Manufacturing Institute (MI) of Washington, DC to...

The ReadySpan Benefits of Pre-Engineering  Posted on: September 15th, 2021

ReadySpan prefabricated pedestrian bridges are known for their precision construction and extreme quality, and at the center of that commitment to quality is our pre-engineering process. By producing ReadySpan’s modular components in controlled conditions with rigid tolerances, Bedford ensures that...

The Key Components of Industrial Stair Safety  Posted on: September 8th, 2021

Humans have been climbing stairs for several thousand years, and they’ve been tripping and stumbling on them for just as long. Stairs seem so easy, yet missteps happen all the time. In an industrial setting, an accident on stair towers...