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FRP Lift Station Eases Problematic Roadblock, to Provide Decades of Durability

New underpass located at 45th St and Calumet Ave. Lift Station Generator and Control Building can be seen upper right. August 16, 2021 By Martin Hawrysko, Metropolitan Industries, Inc. Efficient and reliable transportation infrastructure is more than about moving people, goods, and services from one point to another. Well-maintained roads and highways that are accessible [...]

How MetroCloud Addresses Security with Remote Access SCADA

The Oldsmar Florida water treatment plant attack recently made national news when it disclosed that an attacker had attempted to taint the city water supply. While not all details have been made public, early indications suggest that a remote access application allowed the attacker to control the treatment plant’s SCADA computer. Though these types of [...]

Department Spotlight: Mechanical Engineering Team

Offering solutions that are backed by single-source responsibility means that all components of a project happen in-house. This means we can be confident that our project partners are receiving the very best when working with Metropolitan Industries. Our mechanical drafting team is one of the first departments brought into a project. Their goal is to [...]

Expedited Lift Station Production for Medical Manufacturer Yields a Quick & Successful Installation in Trying Times

Trident Manufacturing headquarters in Pingree Grove, Ill. Agility has been part of Metropolitan Industries' DNA since the very beginning. We know that shifting needs and unforeseen obstacles can mean everything from design changes and shortened lead times to expanded project scopes and access challenges at installation. Nothing surprises us anymore. Then came the 2020 COVID-19 [...]