Mad Dog Foam Bridges; Protecting Farms, Protecting the Environment on Pipeline Projects

Mad Dog Foam Bridges are beneficial for the environment. That’s a firm statement, but we couldn’t think of a way to deliver the full truth of that message without…

The New Mad Dog Materials Site: Drain Tile Bridges, Apps, Supplies and Services!

We are excited to announce that Mad Dog Materials has settled into its new website, www.MadDogMaterials.com! It started with a simple premise: MadDogFoamBridges.com didn’t work for us anymore, because…

Mad Dog Foam Bridges Bring Safety to Pipeline Trenches with Design, Technology

    Everyone knows that construction sites can be hazardous, no matter where they take place. There’s a reason why workers wear helmets and bright, neon-yellow safety vests. Look…

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…

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…

Snowmelt, Manure, Fertilizer and Safe Agricultural Drainage

A few weeks ago, the majority of the continental United States saw an onslaught of snow. It’s January, so farmers in the American heartland are not worried about their…

Pipeline Safety: Better Trucks, Equipment Make Construction Jobs Safer

Safety on a construction job is a little like safety when riding a bike. The first, obvious step for being safe is putting on your helmet. But ask any…

Pipeline Installation & Tile Repair, Part 1: Pre-Construction Surveying

This is the first entry in our series on proper pipeline installation and tile repair with Mad Dog Foam Bridges. The goal of this sequence is to accomplish the…

Mad Dog Foam Bridges Looks Forward to Seeing You in Iowa This Summer!

We’re bringing our Mad Dog Foam Bridges to Iowa to help repair drain tile as part of the Dakota Access Pipeline project. Our namesake foam bridges will help contractors save both time and money, while allowing farmers to begin planting again as soon as possible.