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Press Release: Walker Concrete Company

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

Hal Harper, CCIM

Arthur P. Barry III, SIOR

Coldwell Banker Commercial

Eberhardt & Barry, Inc.

(478) 746-8171

hharper@cbcworldwide.com

abarry@cbcworldwide.com

 

 

 

 

 

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(Macon, Georgia, January 7, 2011) - Hal Harper, CCIM and Arthur P. Barry III, SIOR, of Coldwell Banker Commercial Eberhardt & Barry, Inc. of Macon, Georgia, finalized the sale of the former R. A. Bowen Concrete Pipe property at 690 Commerce Drive, Macon, Georgia to Walker Concrete Company, a subsidiary of National Ready Mix, based in Birmingham, AL

 

R. A. Bowen Company maintained the largest concrete pipe manufacturing facility in Central Georgia, operating there for almost 50 years.  The plant closed in 2007.

 

The property purchased contains 17,000 square feet of offices and pipe manufacturing buildings on ten acres of land, including a modern ready-mix concrete batch plant.

 

The Walker Concrete Company acquired the property in order to position itself to serve the new construction needs for concrete pipe in Central Georgia.

 

 

 

 

 

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