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Unraveling Tracer Wire: Benefits and Alternatives

Unraveling Tracer Wire: Benefits and Alternatives

In this timely episode of Trident Talks, hosted by Gabrielle Bejarano, we dive into the fascinating world of underground utility protection with the National Account Manager at Presco Products, Sean Cash. Join us as we explore the cutting-edge technology of copper clad steel tracer wire and its potential to revolutionize the way we safeguard essential […]

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How Do Our Products Fit in the RDOF and Utility Infrastructure Bill

The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, or RDOF, enacted in 2019, provides $20.4 billion in funding for rural broadband construction over ten years. Complementing this fund, the newly enacted Infrastructure and Jobs Act promises to bring much relief to the nation in similar projects. With the next decade primed for a flurry of activity, it’s […]

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Engineering & Construction
Satisfied and Responsive: A Positive Partnership with Presco

For nearly a decade, the experience with Presco has been consistently favorable for this satisfied customer. With a dedicated and cross-trained team, Presco ensures smooth operations and responsive service. Understanding the challenges of the medical device manufacturing industry, Presco collaborates on research and development, providing high-quality and competitively priced products.

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Presco: Customer-Centric Film Manufacturing

At Presco, we prioritize building strong customer relationships and adapting to their unique needs. With a collaborative approach and in-house compounding capabilities, we create customized films tailored to address specific challenges. Our active involvement in the industry allows us to stay current with the latest trends and technologies.

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Engineering & Construction
Presco Expands Opportunities at International Fabrics Association

Presco is excited to exhibit at the International Fabrics Association, a global gathering of composite, fabric, and polymer experts. Showcasing their PPU PBC alloy film, a PVC-TPU blend, and introducing their non-PVC EVA film, Presco is at the forefront of innovative materials.

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Building a Career at Presco

While many companies look at positions as just job,. Presco commits to providing careers for its workforce. The Marking Minute host Daniel Litwin chatted with Kelly Brown, HR Representative, to learn more.

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Navigating Supply Chain Issues adn Extended Lead Times

Supply chain delays have been in the headlines since early 2021. “It’s something we’re discussing and having conversations about on a day-to-day basis. It’s been crazy. No market, no industry appears immune from the challenges,” said Michael Smith, Business Development Manager at Presco. Presco is a part of its larger parent company, Trident. Trident has […]

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The Future of Security: Discovering the Next Generation of Security Solutions at ISC West
April 23, 2024

The recently concluded International Security Conference & Exposition West 2024 (ISC West) proved to be an indispensable platform for discovering the next generation of security solutions, providing attendees with invaluable insights into the future of the industry. At a recent episode of MarketScale’s roundtable show Experts Talk, Cathal Walsh, Vice President and Chief Security […]

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Cyber Resilience: To Protect Corporate Assets, Businesses Must Invest in Cybersecurity Training
April 23, 2024

As cyberattacks occur at increasing frequency, cybersecurity has become a cornerstone of corporate security strategies across all sectors. With businesses increasingly reliant on digital infrastructures, the quality of a company’s cybersecurity training is no longer just an operational requirement — it is a strategic asset. The stakes are high, as a breach can lead […]

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Forming Relationships with Industry Insiders Can Quell Sales Cycles and their Length of Time
April 23, 2024

New companies are facing more and more challenges in the security industry as sales cycles are experiencing lengthier times. One of those reasons is due to the complexity of the security industry itself, along with the unique and special business models every new company will come in with. But there is a solution to […]

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From Bollards to Bytes: Why Security Firms Need to Adopt a Cyber-First Approach
April 23, 2024

How can the security industry effectively navigate the shift from traditional physical security measures to adopting a cyber-first approach in its sales and integration strategies? The transition from physical to digital security solutions was a major theme at the International Security Conference & Exposition West 2024 held earlier this month. On a recent episode of […]

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The Marking Minute -Presco: Fiber-Build and FTTH Project Space
April 11, 2022

When the onset of the pandemic pushed everyone back into their homes, one of our greatest assets became having uninterrupted access to the internet. While fiber to the home initiatives (FTTH) were on the up and coming prior to COVID-19, the pandemic brought a slush of funding and attention to the industry. National Account Manager […]

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How Do Our Products Fit in the RDOF and Utility Infrastructure Bill
January 1, 2023

The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, or RDOF, enacted in 2019, provides $20.4 billion in funding for rural broadband construction over ten years. Complementing this fund, the newly enacted Infrastructure and Jobs Act promises to bring much relief to the nation in similar projects. With the next decade primed for a flurry of activity, it’s […]

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Building a Career at Presco

While many companies look at positions as just job,. Presco commits to providing careers for its workforce. The Marking Minute host Daniel Litwin chatted with Kelly Brown, HR Representative, to learn more.

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Navigating Supply Chain Issues adn Extended Lead Times

Supply chain delays have been in the headlines since early 2021. “It’s something we’re discussing and having conversations about on a day-to-day basis. It’s been crazy. No market, no industry appears immune from the challenges,” said Michael Smith, Business Development Manager at Presco. Presco is a part of its larger parent company, Trident. Trident has […]

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Marking Minute News: The Mulch Film Market is Growing

The market for biodegradable mulch film is growing rapidly according to a new report out from Market Study Report, LLC. The Global Biodegradable Mulch Film Market is expected to rise from its initial estimated value of nearly $42 billion in 2018 to an estimated value of 77 billion by 2026. These mulch films are attractive […]

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Presco Safeguard Drapery: A Barrier from COVID-19
January 1, 2023

The battle to suppress COVID-19 has been raging on for months across the world, and the best offense has proven to be a good defense. However, it’s the health workers on the front lines who are in the greatest need of defending, and Presco is here with an arsenal of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) to […]

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A Closer Look at Copper-Clad Tracer Wire
January 1, 2023

This type of tracer wire consists of a steel core that is metallurgically bonded to an outside casing of copper, which makes it much better than copper wire for locating underground utilities. Here, host Tyler Kern dove into the world of copper-clad tracer wire – including some use cases and primary industries that benefit from […]

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The Wide World of ID Markers with Kyle Wagner

The world of ID markers is massive. There’s always something identifying an area, asset or location. Diving into the market and talking about its growth and changes, Kyle Wagner, Senior Business Development Manager of William Fick & Company, joined this episode of The Marking Minute. Presco acquired William Frick & Company in 2020, expanding capabilities […]

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The Wide World of Identification Labels with Jonathon Peterson

Identification labels cover a wide variety of applications and uses. No matter the business need, there’s a label for that. Providing insights on the topic, On the Mark host Tyler Kern spoke with William Frick & Company’s Jonathon Peterson. Peterson is a Senior Business Development Manager and has been with the company for 11 years. […]

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Marking Minute: How Do Our Products Fit in the RDOF and Utility Infrastructure Bill
December 13, 2021

Trident family hassolutions to assist theRDOF and Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Actinitiatives.   KEY POINTS:  Remote work & education needs accelerate rural broadband access advocacy.  Trident Solutions’ products play a critical role in protecting and identifying utility assets.  The Clean Water and Drinking Fund appropriated $15B into lead service lines and replacements.  The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, or RDOF, enacted in 2019, provides $20.4 […]

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Marking the Territory—Presco’s Role in the Invisible Pet Fence Industry

The growth in pet purchases over the pandemic caused an increased need for solutions to keep those pets safe. And, with traditional fencing not always within budget or visually aligned with the neighborhood, people have turned to invisible fences in increasing numbers. To discuss how these solutions get implemented and share insights into what pet […]

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Marking Minute: The Importance of Marking Products in the Forestry Industry

Marking products are an invaluable tool in the forestry industry, as Sherry Qualls, Inside Sales Account Manager at Presco, explained to Marking Minute’s Tyler Kern. “Presco’s marking products, specifically our flexible PVC roll flagging tape, are utilized in the forestry industry year-round for many different purposes,” Qualls said. Marking products are an indispensable tool for […]

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What is the Latest in Safety Marking Products for the Waterworks Industry?

The waterworks industry requires a variety of safety marking products—some that are visible and some that are underground. Filling listeners in on the subject, The Marking Minute featured expert Sean Cash, National Accounts Manager at Presco. “We often take for granted that water is there and available, but so much goes into the waterworks industry. They require a […]

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The Marking Minute: The Wide World of ID Markers
April 6, 2021

The world of ID markers is massive. There’s always something identifying an area, asset or location. Diving into the market and talking about its growth and changes, Kyle Wagner, Senior Business Development Manager of William Fick & Company, joined this episode of The Marking Minute. Presco acquired William Frick & Company in 2020, expanding capabilities […]

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Marking Minute: A Closer Look at Copper-Clad Tracer Wire

Although not many people outside of the construction industry know anything about copper-clad tracer wire, this hard-working but under-appreciated tool certainly deserves more praise. This type of tracer wire consists of a steel core that is metallurgically bonded to an outside casing of copper, which makes it much better than copper wire for locating underground […]

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Marking Minute: Why Presco Can Provide More than Its Customers Expect

Presco’s customers often know they can trust the marking company for one aspect of their product line. Whether it’s marking flags or detectable tape, they may have had a partnership for years, but perhaps don’t realize they could get something like tracer wire or barricade tape from Presco, as well. “You can’t assume they […]

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Marking Minute: How Presco Utilized PVC as PPE when the Coronavirus Pandemic Hit

You may know Presco for its barricade tape or marking flags, but a number of new customers got to know the company this year during the coronavirus pandemic. Presco quickly got up and running, creating personal protective equipment (PPE) solutions using PVC. John Yianitsas, Vice President of New Business Development at Presco, said PVC […]

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Marking Minute: Behind the Scenes in The Presco Lab
March 7, 2020

Dr. Stephen Hutcheson, Technical Director, Presco Polymers and Stephen Janak, Chemical Engineer, Presco popped by Marking Minute to give host James Kent an insider’s perspective on the research & development process of many of Presco’s products. Dr. Hutcheson, a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, found his love of STEM at an early age. His father […]

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Marking Minute: Digging Into Presco’s Lamination Solutions

Presco is known for its tremendous variety of marking products, but some customers might not realize the company also offers a wide range of lamination solutions. Tony Car, Technical Sales for Engineered Film at Presco, said there are number of areas where the company is doing exciting work, with product applications ranging from items for […]

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The Marking Minute: Formulating Vinyl for Medical Applications with Beth Guinn

The medical and healthcare field is one that revolves around trust, and our guest plays a big part in that. Beth Guinn is the VP of Engineered Film Sales at Presco, and she joins host Tyler Kern to talk about how Presco formulates vinyl for various medical applications on this episode of The Marking […]

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The Marking Minute: Understanding the True Nature of PVC

PVC, polyvinyl chloride, is a common plastic most widely known for its use in piping and plumping. But unfortunately, this type of vinyl has gotten an undeserving bad rap. Though once made using heavy metals like lead, today’s American made PVC does not contain these harmful pollutants. In fact, PVC is a safe and […]

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Inside the Culture of Award-Winning Presco Polymers with David Chisum
January 1, 2023
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The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF) and the Future of Broadband with Chris Thome

The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, or RDOF, is a $20.4 billion FCC fund to help bridge the digital divide to deploy broadband networks across rural America. Chris Thome, V.P. of Business Development, Rhino Marking & Protection Services, lent his expertise on the subject to shed more light on what RDOF means for rural communities and […]

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Think Before You Dig: Damage Prevention of Underground Utilities with Nick Temple

Tyler Kern was joined by Nick Temple to discuss proactive ways to address damage prevention of underground utilities. Temple joined Rhino Markers in February 2014, working as a damage prevention consultant (DPC), and is now the director of damage prevention. Through the years, as a DPC Temple described, his responsibility as “Help customers protect their […]

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Think Before You Dig: Damage Prevention of Underground Utilities with Nick Temple

Tyler Kern was joined by Nick Temple to discuss proactive ways to address damage prevention of underground utilities. Temple joined Rhino Markers in February 2014, working as a damage prevention consultant (DPC), and is now the director of damage prevention. Through the years, as a DPC Temple described, his responsibility as “Help customers protect their […]

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Satisfied and Responsive: A Positive Partnership with Presco
January 1, 2023

For nearly a decade, the experience with Presco has been consistently favorable for this satisfied customer. With a dedicated and cross-trained team, Presco ensures smooth operations and responsive service. Understanding the challenges of the medical device manufacturing industry, Presco collaborates on research and development, providing high-quality and competitively priced products.

Read More
Presco: Customer-Centric Film Manufacturing

At Presco, we prioritize building strong customer relationships and adapting to their unique needs. With a collaborative approach and in-house compounding capabilities, we create customized films tailored to address specific challenges. Our active involvement in the industry allows us to stay current with the latest trends and technologies.

Read More
Presco Expands Opportunities at International Fabrics Association

Presco is excited to exhibit at the International Fabrics Association, a global gathering of composite, fabric, and polymer experts. Showcasing their PPU PBC alloy film, a PVC-TPU blend, and introducing their non-PVC EVA film, Presco is at the forefront of innovative materials.

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Pres-Flex Film: Versatile Solutions for Various Industries

Pres-Flex Film by Presco offers a wide range of applications across multiple markets. From flooring to military tents, architecture to conventions, industrial to agriculture, medical to consumer products, cinema screens to mining safety, and acoustical solutions, Pres-Flex Film provides durability, performance, and environmental friendliness.

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PVC-TPU Alloy and EVA: Uniting Cost-Effectiveness and High Performance
January 1, 2023

At the IFAI show, Presco highlights their innovative PVC-TPU alloy, which combines the cost-effectiveness of PVC with the high-performance characteristics of TPU. With PVC capabilities ranging from 2 mil to 28 mil thickness and widths up to 94 inches, Presco stands out from competitors.

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Introducing Pres-Flex EVA Film: A Versatile Alternative to PVC

Presco’s newest addition to their product line, Pres-Flex EVA film, offers an exciting alternative to PVC. Derived from a copolymerization of vinyl and ethylene, EVA is free from plasticizers and addresses regulatory concerns. With excellent toughness, cold crack resistance, and yield, Pres-Flex EVA film performs exceptionally well in RF and heat sealing converting processes.

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Presco’s EVA Film: A Cost-Effective Alternative for Various Applications

Presco’s new EVA film offering provides customers with a viable alternative to flexible PVC. As one of the few suppliers of EVA in the market, Presco offers a cost-effective and high-quality film option. EVA can be used as a substitute for PVC in applications such as medical bags, including fluid bags and drainage bags. Leveraging […]

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Presco: Where Customers Come First and Employees Thrive

Presco is committed to being the best for both customers and employees. With a customer-focused approach and a flat organization structure, Presco stands out from competitors, engineering custom solutions and partnering closely with customers to solve their unique challenges. The company’s responsiveness and willingness to go the extra mile set them apart.

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Presco Engineered Film: Down Gauge with Exceptional Performance
January 1, 2023

Presco’s engineered film allows you to down gauge your vinyl film for cost savings and weight reduction while maintaining exceptional performance. With over 40 years of experience, Presco custom formulates film at their Sherman, Texas facility, ensuring pinhole-free applications and excellent lamination and fabrication capabilities. Explore the potential of down gauging vinyl with Presco’s expertise […]

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Enhance Sound Resonance with Presco Acoustic Baffles

In a world filled with noise, Presco offers a solution to improve acoustics in venues where sound quality matters. Acoustic baffles made with Presco’s acoustical film provide exceptional sound absorption, revolutionizing the audio experience for moviegoers, concert attendees, and more. These custom-designed panels, wrapped in Presco vinyl, meet flame resistance requirements and feature a Taffeta […]

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Tackling Plastic Waste: Empowering Consumers for Change

Plastic pollution poses a global problem, impacting waterways, environments, and oceans worldwide. Presco recognizes the importance of recycling industrial plastic scrap, known as regrind, to reduce waste. However, consumer preferences and regulations like California Proposition 65 limit the market for regrind, pushing manufacturers towards virgin plastics

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Unleashing Innovation with Superior Lamination Solutions

Offering single pass laminates for protective wraps and cured in place pipe solutions, Presco elevates aging infrastructure to optimal performance levels. By eliminating non-woven materials and utilizing various coding options like PP, PU, PE, and PVC, Presco ensures superior flexibility and customization. With a wide range of colors and resin surface finishes, Presco offers tailored […]

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Unraveling Tracer Wire: Benefits and Alternatives
Engineering & Construction
Unraveling Tracer Wire: Benefits and Alternatives
July 28, 2023

In this timely episode of Trident Talks, hosted by Gabrielle Bejarano, we dive into the fascinating world of underground utility protection with the National Account Manager at Presco Products, Sean Cash. Join us as we explore the cutting-edge technology of copper clad steel tracer wire and its potential to revolutionize the way we safeguard essential […]

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Exploring the Expansion of Lamination Capabilities with Trident Solutions

In this podcast episode, host Gabrielle is joined by John Yanitsis, Senior VP of Engineer Films at Trident Solutions, to discuss the company’s expansion in lamination capabilities and other exciting developments. They delve into the unique advantages of lamination, such as inline lamination processes and the ability to extrude films directly onto substrates.

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360 Degrees of Trident

Business mergers and acquisitions are common in industries such as healthcare, tech, finance, and retail, according to Investopedia. What is not on that list? The utility industry. Trident Industries recently experienced a combination of five different companies.   How has this changed the business approach Trident is taking and allowed them to become more customer-friendly in […]

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The Wide World of ID Markers
January 1, 2023

The world of ID markers is massive. There’s always something identifying an area, asset or location. Diving into the market and talking about its growth and changes, Kyle Wagner, Senior Business Development Manager of William Fick & Company, joined this episode of The Marking Minute. Presco acquired William Frick & Company in 2020, expanding capabilities […]

Read More
A Closer Look at Copper-Clad Tracer Wire

Although not many people outside of the construction industry know anything about copper-clad tracer wire, this hard-working but under-appreciated tool certainly deserves more praise. This type of tracer wire consists of a steel core that is metallurgically bonded to an outside casing of copper, which makes it much better than copper wire for locating underground […]

Read More
How Our Products Fit into the RDOF and Utility Infrastructure Bill

The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, or RDOF, enacted in 2019, provides $20.4 billion in funding for rural broadband construction over ten years. Complementing this fund, the newly enacted Infrastructure and Jobs Act promises to bring much relief to the nation in similar projects. With the next decade primed for a flurry of activity, it’s critical […]

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A Closer Look at Copper-Clad Tracer Wire
January 1, 2023

This type of tracer wire consists of a steel core that is metallurgically bonded to an outside casing of copper, which makes it much better than copper wire for locating underground utilities. Here, host Tyler Kern dove into the world of copper-clad tracer wire – including some use cases and primary industries that benefit from […]

Read More
The Wide World of ID Markers with Kyle Wagner
January 1, 2023

The world of ID markers is massive. There’s always something identifying an area, asset or location. Diving into the market and talking about its growth and changes, Kyle Wagner, Senior Business Development Manager of William Fick & Company, joined this episode of The Marking Minute. Presco acquired William Frick & Company in 2020, expanding capabilities […]

Read More
The Wide World of Identification Labels with Jonathon Peterson
January 1, 2023

Identification labels cover a wide variety of applications and uses. No matter the business need, there’s a label for that. Providing insights on the topic, On the Mark host Tyler Kern spoke with William Frick & Company’s Jonathon Peterson. Peterson is a Senior Business Development Manager and has been with the company for 11 years. […]

Read More
The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF) and the Future of Broadband with Chris Thome
January 1, 2023

The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, or RDOF, is a $20.4 billion FCC fund to help bridge the digital divide to deploy broadband networks across rural America. Chris Thome, V.P. of Business Development, Rhino Marking & Protection Services, lent his expertise on the subject to shed more light on what RDOF means for rural communities and […]

Read More
Think Before You Dig: Damage Prevention of Underground Utilities with Nick Temple
January 1, 2023

Tyler Kern was joined by Nick Temple to discuss proactive ways to address damage prevention of underground utilities. Temple joined Rhino Markers in February 2014, working as a damage prevention consultant (DPC), and is now the director of damage prevention. Through the years, as a DPC Temple described, his responsibility as “Help customers protect their […]

Read More
Think Before You Dig: Damage Prevention of Underground Utilities with Nick Temple
January 1, 2023

Tyler Kern was joined by Nick Temple to discuss proactive ways to address damage prevention of underground utilities. Temple joined Rhino Markers in February 2014, working as a damage prevention consultant (DPC), and is now the director of damage prevention. Through the years, as a DPC Temple described, his responsibility as “Help customers protect their […]

Read More
Pres-Flex Film: Versatile Solutions for Various Industries
January 1, 2023

Pres-Flex Film by Presco offers a wide range of applications across multiple markets. From flooring to military tents, architecture to conventions, industrial to agriculture, medical to consumer products, cinema screens to mining safety, and acoustical solutions, Pres-Flex Film provides durability, performance, and environmental friendliness.

Read More
PVC-TPU Alloy and EVA: Uniting Cost-Effectiveness and High Performance
January 1, 2023

At the IFAI show, Presco highlights their innovative PVC-TPU alloy, which combines the cost-effectiveness of PVC with the high-performance characteristics of TPU. With PVC capabilities ranging from 2 mil to 28 mil thickness and widths up to 94 inches, Presco stands out from competitors.

Read More