News Archive: May 2018

Undeterred by Mud and Fog, ClearSpan Attends the Preakness

May 24, 2018    To say that the weather during this year’s Preakness Stake was slippery is an understatement. A solid week of heavy rains turned the Baltimore-based Pimlico Race Course into liquid mud. By the time guests arrived, the track was hazardously slick; forcing jockeys to put on several pairs of goggles to protect […]

Marine Cargo Center Finds Shelter in ClearSpan Building

May 21, 2018    The lack of a covered workstation combined with inclement weather created a real problem at Red Hook Terminals in Freeport, Texas. The facility processes incoming marine cargo so that it can be loaded onto trans-Atlantic ships. Head of Port and Terminal Development Joe Abbate explained that the terminal’s proximity to the […]

The 2018 Farm Bill Strives to Empower Farmers

May 18, 2018    Livestock health is no laughing matter. That’s why the addition of the foot-and-mouth disease vaccine bank to the 2018 farm bill garnered a collective stamp of approval from the agriculture industry. The House Agriculture Committee added the provision in an effort to improve the treatment and prevention of animal diseases. Foot-and-mouth […]

ClearSpan to Sponsor Undercard Race at Preakness Day

May 15, 2018    ClearSpan Fabric Structures is happy to announce that they will be sponsoring the Chick Lang Stakes on Preakness Stakes Day, which will be held on May 19 at Pimlico Race Course. ClearSpan representatives will be in attendance to hand out awards following the race, as well as to answer any equine […]

Tennis Center Makeover Includes a New ClearSpan Building

May 3, 2018    The United States Tennis Association (USTA) recently donated $35,000 to fund projects and programs at Hadley Park Tennis Center in Nashville, Tennessee. The facility’s current outdoor tennis courts have been publicly available for decades, but cracked concrete has made it costly to maintain. The generous donation will go towards resurfacing courts, […]