Grass Waterways Can Prevent Dangerous, Toxic Algae Blooms

Florida’s Lake Okeechobee experienced an algae bloom that covered more than 90 percent of the water’s surface during early July. The sludgy growth is certainly not appealing to look…

Drain Tile Actually Increases Crop Performance during Summer Droughts, Dry Spells

It’s been hot here in Mad Dog’s Ohio home, and as is often the case with hot Summers, there has been less rain than usual. Times like these hardly…

Mobile Apps and Photography: The New Face of Pipeline Construction Documentation

Advances in technology have changed the way the pipeline construction industry has progressed across the decades. Mad Dog Foam Bridges are certainly a part of that change. Mobile technology,…

Keeping Mobile Apps Working in Rural, Wild Wireless Land along Pipeline Construction Projects

Mad Dog Materials is a major proponent of wireless apps on pipeline construction jobs. Which means finding a way to get past iffy wireless access on the job site….

Keeping Rust Off Pipelines: Mad Dog Foam Bridges Promote Cathodic Protection

Anyone who works with steel needs to have a plan for preventing rust. As tough as steel can seem, it takes just a bit of corrosion to undermine your…

Simplify the Pipeline Construction Paper Pile-Up with Mobile and Web Apps

Saving paper is more than just a “green” activity. In many cases, saving paper also means saving one’s sanity. The Economist recently ran a feature article on the current…

Mad Dog Foam Bridges: The Safe Way to Repair Drain Tile

There is one reason why Mad Dog Foam Bridges are the obvious choice for completing drain tile repair along pipeline projects: costs. Buying one foam bridge costs less than…

Think Strategy, Not Space, When Planning Farm Drainage Systems

Let’s consider a “common-sense” question: Would you rather your drainage waterway take up more or less space on your farmland? The answer seems simple. The more land you use…

Mad Dog Materials Hosts Pipeline Construction Workers ahead of Nexus Pipeline Construction

Mad Dog Materials was pleased to welcome pipeline construction experts from all over the country to our headquarters in Mount Sterling, Ohio, in preparation for the upcoming Nexus Pipeline…