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City of Keosauqua - Utility Distribution Pole Upgrade Case Study

The City of Keosauqua, Iowa was frustrated by the constant cycle of repairs and replacements required to maintain their system of distribution lines on wood poles. To reduce maintenance requirements, the City of Keosauqua Light & Power Board divided the city into 10 sections to evaluate a number of infrastructure options. With a different option per section, the testing process was underway.

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Spartan Sports Lighting Officially Launched

For over 60 years we have been servicing the sports lighting industry with our prestressed, spun concrete poles and steel cross arms. Now, thanks to the innovation of our talented team of engineers and the lighting manufacturing expertise of King Luminaire, we are able to complete our sports lighting solution.

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StressCrete Group Corporate Video Update

Watch our newly updated Corporate video

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York Region Colored Concrete Utility Pole Case Study

As part of the larger rapid transit expansion and roadway improvement project, the Highway 7 Boulevard Revitalization involved expanding the roadway to include dedicated transit lanes and improve traffic flow to eliminate roadblocks in the largest city within the Regional Municipality of York, also called York Region. In the course of this project, York Region seized the opportunity to improve the beauty of the corridor through the use of colored concrete utility poles over the standard gray.

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Introducing the K423 Allentown

The K423 Allentown luminaire offers a new vertical prism lens and has a similar style to the K137 Yarmouth. Available with high performance LED engines, it makes for a perfect solution for city streets, parks, schools and commercial areas.

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Introducing the K596 Clarion

The K596 Clarion is similar to the popular K595 Aristocrat, but with a more prominent top spinning. It's suitable for contemporary or traditional settings and features our high performance P4 LED engine and zero upllight. A perfect solution for city streets, parks, schools and commercial areas.

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City of Birmingham - LED Conversion Case Study

The Council Members of Birmingham collectively made the decision to invest in the lighting infrastructure of the city’s neighborhoods and downtown core to improve nighttime visibility, safety, aesthetics and energy efficiency, while reducing maintenance costs, uplight and crime. Previously, Birmingham had a large number of High-Intensity Discharge (HID) fixtures that were not meeting the city’s appropriate lighting requirements and energy efficiency. It was a growing concern when it came to brightening Birmingham, Alabama. With the conversion to LED fixtures, the improved lighting has encouraged both citizens and visitors to enjoy city centers, neighborhoods and the surrounding environment.

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More Than Lights and Poles - 2019 Newsletter

2019 has been a fascinating year with many exciting opportunities and changes. Read our newsletter to learn about how it all began, where we're heading, our new foundry, plus branding and marketing initiatives, and more!

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Syrian Refugees Achieve Success at StressCrete

Saher Emmun and Mohamad Sido are amongst the 40,000 refugees who came to Canada from Syria in 2015-2016 of which more than 2,000 were directed to the Hamilton metropolitan area. Through the WorkLINC program at the Immigrants Working Centre (IWC), we held two job fairs where both Saher and Mohamad were hired. Saher and Mohamad speak of their experiences in Canada, their life with The StressCrete Group, and what they have to look forward to in this article of The Hamilton Spectator.

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KingCast Inc. Begins Operations in Stoney Creek

KingCast Inc., a member of the StressCrete Group of companies, announces initial pour and operations online in Stoney Creek, Ontario. KingCast Inc. is pleased to announce commencement of operations in their new, 100,000 sq. ft. facility located at 695 Arvin Avenue, Stoney Creek, Ontario.

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SCGPT Labs is NVLAP Accredited

King Luminaire Co. Inc. in Jefferson, Ohio is proud to announce that SCGPT Labs, has received its NVLAP Certificate of Accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025:2005 with the scope of Energy Efficient Lighting Products; Lab Code 600119-0, testing. "The accreditation process took almost 18 months and involved the development of dozens of specialized written procedures and policies."

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King Luminaire OH Plant Expansion is Complete

King Luminaire is pleased to announce that we have just completed a facility expansion at our lighting plant in Jefferson, Ohio.

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