When considering a new plant

Plan for success

As the economy begins to rebound, many concrete product producers will begin the process of reviving their plans to either construct new plants or invest in expansion activities at their facility. It is vitally important to re-evaluate the method under which you might have performed these tasks in the past, versus today.  Given the cost of capital and the need to maintain an adequate cash position, producers should strive to both formalize the process and fully understand their true needs.

It can consider that on the projects which were completed as a full evaluation of the market for the product, developed the proforma financial statements, and then built the factory to meet those potential short and long term needs; the level of success was extremely high.

We all get caught up the buying process. It’s quite fun, actually. What are the latest machines? Who has the faster cycle times? What is the newest technology? Does this sound familiar?

While it’s important to understand what is available from the machine manufacturers, it is significantly more important to understand what...

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