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Bulk Bags – Construction, Destruction and Everything in Between

Posted by Marty Dilworth on Tue, Nov 12, 2019 @ 08:11 AM

The North American construction industry is expected to grow by 4.2% annually over the next 5 years. Employing nearly 7 million people and completing projects totaling around $1.3 Trillion ($1,300,000,000,000) a year makes the construction industry the largest economic segment on the continent.

The term ‘construction industry’ encompasses a large swathe of professionals whose skills vary according to the job at hand. From the initial pilings that moor a gigantic structure in place to the final touch-ups on the interior paint, the full scope of this industry is enormous. 

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Topics: bulk bag uses, bulk bag, bulk packaging, distribution, product packaging, custom FIBC, FIBC, construction

Flood Prevention: It's in the Bag

Posted by Marty Dilworth on Fri, May 9, 2014 @ 13:05 PM

In the coming weeks, the threat of floods will once again come to the forefront of our collective minds.

Any Calgarian around last year will never forget the great flood of 2013, the costliest natural disaster in Canadian history. Most of us have experienced flooding in one way or another: Flooding can be one of the most devastating forces of nature. Sandbags are the most common method of damming off property that is in the path of an imminent flood. Is there a better way to protect yourself and your property?

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Topics: flood protection, bulk bag uses, bulk bag, minibulk, Alberta floods