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June 1, 2015

Breaking New Ground with Right-of-Way Services

NEW SOUTH breaks ground with new ROW services providing companies a “bundle and save” advantage. Offering right-of-way services in-house at NEW SOUTH streamlines your purchasing process with less contractors and moves your project in a timely manner so you can closeout faster. The matting company everyone is talking about sets the pace for the industry—again. ...

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May 26, 2015

The emtek Road that Floats on Water!

One of the nation’s largest electrical transmission companies faced a major problem on a project site in Oklahoma. Deep water presented the daunting task of removing two electrical transmission towers that stood in Lake Sardis. The solution? This emtek® High Floatation Road was designed to bear the weight of two thirty-eight ton cranes and provide safe, ...

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March 23, 2015

Meet Bill Poole, Director of Operations

NEW SOUTH is happy to announce Bill Poole as our new Director of Operations. Twenty-two years of experience in managing construction projects, environmental planning, safety, trucking and engineering drives this operations director to a level of nothing less than excellence. NEW SOUTH’s Field Operations Manager, Director of Safety and Transportation Manager report directly to Mr. ...

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March 23, 2015

Aaron Wood has been promoted!

Aaron Wood has been promoted to Field Operations Manager at NEW SOUTH. Wood has an extraordinary record at laying the fastest, safest, most efficient temporary road access in the industry. He trains and directs all NEW SOUTH Project Managers on job sites, managing as much as twenty-four million in projects annually and has been responsible ...

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March 3, 2015

Wetlands Access: Emtek Versus Traditional Hardwood

We were brought in to provide an access solution for a temporary roadway over wetlands after another company attempted to float composite mats on the same marsh. As you can see in the video, this roadway built with composite mats does not work well in wetlands. This approach can create a dangerous situation that puts ...

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February 26, 2015

NEW SOUTH creates Safe Project Sites for Your Crews.

NEW SOUTH takes care in planning temporary access in order to provide a safe, stable working surface. Scope of work, ground conditions, duration, and equipment loads are all taken into account before an access plan is designed. Our crews begin each day with a safety meeting, where we complete a JHA (Job Hazard Analysis) and ...

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February 19, 2015

Access Plans lay the Groundwork for the Best Matting Solutions

NEW SOUTH will walk your project site to determine ground conditions, and gather critical information including your work scope, equipment requirements, repetitive loads, compliance and safety issues, budget and deadlines. Our Project Coordinator will consider matting options and decide the best solution for your job site. A NEW SOUTH access plan is the smartest route ...

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January 15, 2015

Wetland Access for 7 structures laid in one day!

NEW SOUTH crews laid this emtek Wetland Access System for seven structures in just one day. That is an extraordinary performance for most, but just another day for the highly skilled construction team at NEW SOUTH. Fast, safe and efficient, these guys earn your trust in the field every day. NEW SOUTH project managers and ...

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