News 2017-08-28T11:37:59+00:00
1112, 2017

2017 Malaysian Concrete Canoe Competition (MCCC)

The American Concrete Institute Malaysia (ACI-Malaysia), organized a 2-day concrete canoe competition at the University of Malaya from November 25-26th, 2017. The Malaysia Concrete Canoe Competition (MCCC), much like the ACI concrete canoe competitions in the United States, featured competitive events as well as several distinguished speakers. In total, eight universities participated and were judged based on their design mix, quality of the cast and finishing, overall canoe strength, buoyancy, and the final race. FORTA Corporation [...]

2710, 2017

Exhibiting at World of Concrete 2018

Once again, FORTA Corporation will be exhibiting at World of Concrete! Booth Details -  Booth #: N2313 Location: North Hall Online Booth Profile North Hall Map Additionally, visit our Delivery Systems Booth - Silver Lot booth #O40739 Delivery Systems Booth Info Silver Lot Map      

708, 2017

FORTA Gives Back: Relay For Life

FORTA Corporation sponsored a team at the Grove City Relay for Life that took place July 28-29, 2017 in Memorial Park, Grove City, PA. FORTA’s sponsored team, “Lovett’s Striking Out Cancer”, was created in memory of Jeff Lovett, FORTA Corporation’s previous Director of Operations, who lost his battle with cancer in 2015. The Grove City Relay for Life featured an Opening Ceremony, Survivors Lap, Caregivers Lap, Luminaire Ceremony, and a Closing Ceremony. FORTA’s Chief Legal [...]

2107, 2017

FORTA Corporation Acquires the Assets of VM Fiber Feeder, Inc.

FORTA Corporation recently acquired the assets of VM Fiber Feeder, Inc., a privately owned manufacturing entity, on June 22, 2017.  In conjunction with its newly acquired technology, FORTA® will move forward as the leader in synthetic fiber reinforcement that will now include a focus on its patented fiber dispenser product line. VM Fiber Feeder, Inc. was established as a privately owned company in 2003 out of Sarasota, Florida, with the goal to produce cost effective [...]

206, 2017

Reinforcing a Green Future

FORTA Corporation has been a part of a variety of projects around the country that have been LEED® certified and conscious in their goals to contribute positively to the environment. Each project’s use of materials was taken into account, leading to efficient and cost effective green building materials and careful conservation of water and energy. FORTA’s help in constructing and reinforcing concrete in these environmentally friendly projects leads to the overall goal of "reinforcing a [...]

2303, 2017

FORTA Gives Back – Donates to Concrete Canoe Competitions

It’s that time of year again! The concrete canoe season has begun and engineering students across the country are readying their competition canoe designs for the upcoming 2017 regional student competitions. Eighteen American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Student Conferences are held every spring around the country, each including a business meeting, professional/technical presentations, competitions (surveying, technical paper presentations, concrete canoe competition, steel bridge), social activities and an awards banquet. The National Concrete Canoe Competition, [...]

1708, 2016

FRC Pavements Technical Report

Report done by: Dan Biddle Introduction At a time when the U.S. infrastructure continues to deteriorate, and construction and maintenance budgets remain underfunded, it becomes even more imperative that highways and pavements achieve longer life and increased durability. While the basic design and available construction materials for Portland cement concrete pavements have remained essentially the same for decades, the traffic and weight loads on today’s pavements have continued to multiply. As a result, corporate owners, [...]

2007, 2016

Inside Sales/Customer Service Opening

Forta Corporation is looking for a talented, detail oriented, competitive Inside Sales Representative that thrives in a quick sales cycle environment.  The successful candidate will play a fundamental role in achieving our ambitious customer service and revenue growth objectives. You must be comfortable making dozens of calls per day, working with sales partners, generating interest, qualifying prospects.   Responsibilities Source new sales opportunities through inbound calls and outbound cold calls and emails Understand customer needs [...]