For Immediate Release
Oldcastle® Architectural is granted a North American License for
ATLANTA, GA – May 26, 2016 – Oldcastle® Architectural has been granted a North American license from Pacific Interlock Pavingstone Inc. of Hollister, Calif., for the Hydro-Flo™ Technology, an advanced formula for the manufacture of permeable pavers. Pacific Interlock Pavingstone’s dedication to delivering quality paver products for over 30 years with modern functionality, innovation and concern for the environment fueled the development of the patented Hydro-Flo™ Technology that is transforming the paving industry.
The Hydro-Flo™ Technology utilizes 48 percent post-consumer recycled materials that allow for 100 percent surface permeability and maintains its durability under pedestrian or commercial traffic. The Hydro-Flo™ advantages bring both environmental and safety benefits to public spaces such as schools, parks, streetscapes and residential homes. Oldcastle companies will be introducing the technology within the Belgard brand of products portfolio.
“With the addition of the Hydro-Flo™ Technology to the Belgard branded product line, the new product offering will transform the industry of permeable paving systems across North America and expands Oldcastle’s stormwater management portfolio,” said Ken O’Neill, EVP of Sales, Marketing and R&D at Oldcastle Architectural.
About Oldcastle® Architectural
Oldcastle® Architectural is a leading supplier of innovative and sustainable masonry and hardscape products for North America’s building and landscaping markets. Oldcastle Architectural is the innovator behind many of the industry’s well-known brands including Belgard® Hardscapes, Echelon™ masonry products and Anchor Wall Systems among others. Oldcastle Architectural is a division of Oldcastle Building Products™, a subsidiary of Oldcastle®, Inc., the North American arm of CRH plc; one of the top five international building materials companies--www.crh.com. For more information, call (770) 392-5922 or visit www.oldcastlearchitectural.com.
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