We are pleased to feature Mecano as part of our Meet a Precaster blog series. The following answers have been provided by Julio C. Muñoz Cano Escalona.
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Q: Where are you located?
Q: How long have you been in business?
A: 21 years
Q: How long have you been a member of NPCA?
A: Mecano is a member in good standing and joined NPCA in 2010.
Q: Why did you join NPCA and what are the best benefits?
A: To have visibility in the U.S. and to certify our plant in a few years.
Q: What products do you produce?
A: Precast beams, columns, spancrete, and transportation products.
Q: Have you introduced any new products lately?
Q: What are the top attributes of precast concrete?
A: Efficiency, price, capacity and cleaner areas.
Q: What has your company done to fight off the recession?
A: Trying to improve each day and remain competitive in the market.
Q: What have you seen in your area as far as recovery?
A: Building social interest houses.
Q: What are your plans for the future?
A: To continue expanding, to expand to the U.S. and to start working with my elements (Mexican engineers).
The opinions expressed in this blog post are solely those of the member, and not of NPCA or any of its employees.