Radar Installation at Midlothian

This is the third radar added in the tornado-prone Dallas/Fort Worth area as part of a collaboration between CASA and the North Central Texas Council of Governments. Several companies have contributed services, materials and equipment to cover the installation costs of the Midlothian project. Local donations include:

• Gerdau Long Steel North America - tower design, manufacturing and installation

• Texas Industries Inc. – concrete

• Circle H Contractors LP – tower foundation

• Midtech Power & Control LLC – electrical and fiber runs

• Jakan Engineering, PLLC – site and foundation design

• Geotech Environmental Equipment, Inc. – geotechnical services

• J.D. Abrams LP – crane operation


Gerdau Tower

Tower donated and installed by Gerdau Long Steel.

Crane Install

Crane ready for picking up radar.

Radar installed on top of tower.

Radar installed on top of tower.

Adam Mergener

Adam Mergener, Public Works Director for Midlothian and site Project Manager for the install.

Prof. Chandra at Midlothian install

Prof. Chandrasekar (CSU) at Midlothian install.

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