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PilePro LLC's Connector Range Joins Skyline Steel's Technical Product Manual for the First Time

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

PilePro LLC's Connector Range Joins Skyline Steel's Technical Product Manual for the First Time08:30 EDT Tuesday, March 13, 2012AUSTIN, Texas, March 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- PilePro LLC is pleased to announce that its sheetpile connector range has for the first time joined the Technical Product Manual of Skyline Steel, the U.S. subsidiary of ArcelorMittal S.A. (NYSE: MT), the world's largest steel manufacturer.PilePro® Chairman Rob Wendt remarked, "We're very pleased to have PilePro's full connector portfolio included in the Product Manual and to have entered a new phase in our company's relationship with Skyline."The new connector range offers greater efficiency and new product solutions for North American users of foundation systems.  For example, the arrangement offers to the U.S. foundation construction market for the first time a high capacity Pipe-to-Pipe combination wall system made feasible with the WOM/WOF?XL connector, which overcomes prior engineering obstacles to provide calculated spacing between pipes to aid installation, combined with superior strength to resist pull out forces.The PilePro® connector range will be distributed for use with hot rolled ball & socket type sheet piles, manufactured cold formed sheet pile range, pipe sheet pile combination piling systems and high capacity pipe to pipe systems. About PilePro®:PilePro® is the world's only full line connector manufacturer for the steel sheet pile industry. PilePro® manufactures corners and connectors for all types of sheet pile used around the world. The connectors are made to highly stringent standards that form precise, seamless connections between steel sheet pile, and other support systems, such as H-Beam, I-Beam and Pipes/Tubes. PilePro®'s innovative connector technology has satisfied steel sheet piling retaining wall customers since the early 1990s.  For more information, see www.pilepro.com. SOURCE PilePro LLCFor further information: Stacie Bryan, +1-866-627-7453, Stacie@pilepro.com