1981, Tru-Contour, Inc. was created by Jim Srackangast
resulting from experience in the poured-in-place manhole
process. The new invert forming system was able to
form angles in a manhole for every 1.5 degrees. It
also had the ability to adjust to elevation differences
through the structure. The durability and functionality
of the product have become widely known as sales have
reached to every corner of the United States while
also including Puerto Rico, Canada, and even Europe.
In 1987, A-Lok Products became a distributor of the
Tru-Contour invert forming system and continues that
relationship to this day. New concepts and products
have been developed over the years to improve the
1996, Srackangast began the process of developing
the precast division to produce sanitary sewer manholes.
This was due to the influence of some Charlotte/ Metrolina
area contractors looking for better quality product.
Over the last few years, the Tru-Contour Precast Division
has substantially grown. With attention to detail
of product performance and safety, Tru-Contour's reputation
has become well known for top quality product and
personable service. A commitment to being the best
has propelled Tru-Contour into success with a great
vision for the future.
the benefit of a testing ground on the same campus,
Tru-Contour has now developed more products that prove
very beneficial to the precast industry. With further
research, Tru-Contour stands to remain one of the
leaders in quality innovations for the precast concrete