Smith-Midland Corporation (VA) is a precast concrete manufacturing company located in Midland, Virginia, and has been in business since 1960. The company serves a region within a 250-mile radius from its facilities, encompassing Virginia, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and West Virginia. The company specializes in products for a variety of markets, including Military, Construction, Public Works, Agriculture, DOTs, Parks & Recreation, and Security.
The manufacturing operations are conducted in a 44,000 square foot plant on 22 acres of land. The facilities include administrative and engineering offices, two concrete mixers, one concrete blender, two environmentally controlled casting areas, two batch plants, a form fabrication plant, a welding and metal fabrication facility, a carpentry shop, and a quality control center.
Part of the location’s 22 acres is utilized as storage for a large inventory of products, in order to meet customer’s needs quickly and efficiently. The Company also maintains a large fleet of trucks, enabling fast delivery and quick turn around.
The people at Smith-Midland (VA) are a team with a single goal — Excellence. The executive staff has more than 150 years combined experience in the precast industry. The engineering department is adept at meeting tight schedules, while offering customers cost effective solutions. Professional sales personnel offer experience in the areas of construction, public works, agriculture, engineering and design. They are prepared to understand and meet your needs. The skilled craftsmen in our production departments take pride in their individual contributions to the excellence of the products. A capable and efficient office staff provides support for the entire team. We place special emphasis on quality control at every stage of production, as well as making our products “Green” friendly.
Recently Smith-Midland Corp. (VA) has implemented a Lean Manufacturing program, in order to streamline and improve operations in both manufacturing and office administration. The goal of the program is to save money and improve production schedules and quality. Although still early on, the program has already begun to see positive results.
Smith-Midland (VA) has been involved with several high profile projects throughout its long history, receiving numerous awards and acclaim. Recently, the company was involved in the construction of the tallest building in Virginia, the Westin Luxury Hotel and Condos. SMC has also taken part in the Smithsonian’s National Zoo’s Cheetah Enclosures project, Fort Story’s Combat Training Complex, the Military Department (MILDEP) Investigative Agencies headquarters, 495’s Hot Lanes construction, and Virginia Tech’s Basketball Facility.
Currently, overall capabilities for Smith-Midland Corporation (VA) can reach upwards of $30 million a year ($25 million in product and $5 million in services). The production facilities are able to produce 200 cubic yards of precast in a given day. However the company is continually expanding, and upgrading facilities, increasing production and sales capacities every year.