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Natalie Swift

Natalie Swift is the Marketing and Communications Specialist for Milliken Infrastructure Solutions, LLC, as of January 2018. She is the primary media contact and can be reached at [email protected] with any inquiries. Natalie is a graduate of the University of South Carolina's Honors College with a bachelor's degree in Journalism and a master's degree in Mass Communication. 

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Sales Spotlight: Colin Schaub

July 11, 2018
This week we are shining the spotlight on Colin Schaub, a New Jersey native who was looking for new opportunity with a new location attached. Three years ago he joined our Milliken Pipe Wrap team in Houston, TX, but has...
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Sales Spotlight: Julius Scott

June 27, 2018
In the next blog series, Sales Spotlight, we would like you to meet our Pipe Wrap® sales team. These Milliken Infrastructure Solutions employees work in the classroom, on the road and in the field educating...
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Engineering Spotlight: Meet Dave Keaffaber

May 30, 2018
During the last post, you learned more about our engineer, Kurt Chirbas, and his role of representing Concrete Cloth™ GCCM in the Oil & Gas industry. This week, we’re going to find out more about GeoSpray...
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Engineering Spotlight: Meet Kurt Chirbas

May 16, 2018
At Milliken Infrastructure Solutions LLC, we not only want to sell superior products, but also want to have superior engineers selling them. We understand that though we know our engineers, you may not. This...
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The Evolution of Composites: Situational Repair Setbacks

April 18, 2018
Last month, we discussed how pre-formed fabrics used in rigid coil repair systems compared to form fitting fabric used for our composite wrap installations. Achieving intimate contact between the pipe and repair system...
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The Evolution of Composites: Pre-Formed vs. Form Fitting

April 04, 2018
Rigid coil composite repair systems typically use a fixed-layer count of unidirectional fiberglass reinforcement with a methyl methacralyate resin matrix. They have the distinction of being the first composite pipe...
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The Economic Advantages of Composites over Traditional Repair Methods

March 21, 2018
When deciding on a pipe repair, money can be a huge factor in your decision. A more traditional repair method may seem “easier” because it’s what you’ve used in the past, but is it really the best...
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Understanding a Composite Repair’s Design Life

March 07, 2018
When you perform a composite repair on a pipe, you want to know that the repair will last as long as it’s intended to, or as long as its design life indicates. We’re going to look at questions you should be...
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Underground Construction Technology: Conference Presentation on Geopolymer Culvert Rehab

February 28, 2018
Joe Royer, PhD, and Collis Parrish of Inland Pipe Rehab (IPR), presented on the successful application of a GeoSpray® geopolymer liner in the City of Vista, California, at the Underground Construction Technology...
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Concrete Cloth™ GCCM Installation Guide Meets International Standards

February 19, 2018
SPARTANBURG, S.C. — ASTM International has announced the acceptance and publication of a new Standard Guide for Site Preparation, Layout, Installation and Hydration of Geosynthetic Cementitious Composite Mats. The...
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