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ASC Purchases Second Stripe Hog Pavement & Rubber Removal Water Blasting System

American Striping Company continues to grow with the acquisition of a second Stripe Hog SK 12.0 (SK8000).  The Stripe Hog is a water blasting and recovery system designed for either asphalt or concrete airfields and roadways for paint and thermoplastic removal, surface preparation, road retexturing, hydraulic spill cleanup, and removal of rubber deposits from airport runways. For airports and runways, where quick, reliable maintenance is a key to not disrupting takeoffs and landings, these Stripe Hogs can complete rapid cleaning and rejuvenation of runway centerline marking retro-reflectivity dramatically reducing the frequency of centerline painting. Their simultaneous vacuum recovery allows for immediate emergency landings during the removal process; the Stripe Hog will shut down and vacate the runway in under 1 minute. Essential state-of-the-art equipment for runway retexturing in extremely hot climates where friction is lost because of asphalt bleeding and in climates with heavy

CEO Alejandra Harvey Featured in 9News Spotlight

American Striping Company CEO Alejandra Harvey featured in 9News spot.

American Striping Ranked #5 2020 Fastest-Growing Denver-Area Private Companies

Denver Business Journal named American Striping Company #5 on their 2020 Fastest-Growing Denver-Area Private Companies: Medium.  Ranked by the percentage change in revenue 2017-19, this category is limited to companies with between $9 million and $15.9 million in 2019 revenue. American Striping Company saw a 252.16% change in revenue 2017-2019.   Read more. 

PRESS RELEASE: Announcing the recipients of the 2020 Titan 100

Titan CEO and headline sponsor Wipfli LLP are pleased to announce Alejandra Harvey as a 2020 Titan 100. The Titan 100 program recognizes Colorado’s Top 100 CEO’s & C-level executives. They are the area’s most accomplished business leaders in their industry using criteria that includes demonstrating exceptional leadership, vision and passion.  Collectively the 2020 Titan 100 and their companies employ more than 83,000 individuals and generate over $56 billion dollars in annual revenues. This year’s honorees will be published in a limited-edition Titan 100 book and profiled exclusively online. They will be honored at an awards ceremony on September 10, 2020 and will be given the opportunity to interact and connect multiple times throughout the year with their fellow Titans.  “The Titan 100 are shaping the future of Colorado’s business community by building a distinguished reputation that is unrivaled and preeminent in their field.” says Ja

Colorado Firm Aims to Keep Travelers Safe, One Stripe at a Time

As Seen In...Forbes March, 2020 Pilots need them for safe landings. Pedestrians use them to cross busy streets. Without them, crowded highways would be undriveable and parking lots chaotic. Our very lives depend on something we see every day, but rarely think about—pavement stripes and markings. The right design, measurements and materials are critical to keeping us on the “straight and narrow.” Colorado-based American Striping Company (ASC) is bringing this more than century-old industry into the 21st century, by using more durable materials, new technologies and an unmatched commitment to completing the job on time and within budget. As Colorado’s only woman- and minority-owned business of its kind, ASC offers possible tax and government-contract advantages for many clients. “Our mission is to help safely guide people to their homes, their work or even their next adventure,” says A

The Top Women of 2019

The Top Women in Business Reception celebrated the influential women of Colorado. On Thursday, June 20, the influential women business leaders of Colorado and their teams filled the room at The Studios at Overland Crossing for the annual ColoradoBiz Top Women in Business celebration. In an ever-evolving business landscape, these fearless women business owners are navigating, strategizing, building and motivating in Colorado and beyond. From startup founders to CEOs, owners, mentors and team members, these females are carving out opportunities for the next generation to follow in their footsteps. Dress for Success, a local nonprofit, collected over 30 handbags and donations at the door that will be put toward the purchase of new clothing racks and plus size clothing items for the Dress for Success boutique space. Since 1997

Huge Career Change Finds Harvey Earning Her Stripes

It’s a pretty safe bet that Alejandra Harvey is the only contractor around who has studied pre-med and holds a Masters Degree in Hospital Administration. She's also a member of the Under 40 in Construction Equipment Class of 2018. Harvey, 32, is president and CEO of American Striping Co. in Englewood, Colorado. In a journey that started just two years ago, she has taken her company from seven employees and $400,000 in revenue to 22 employees and $4 million in revenue. In addition to business acumen, she’s brought soft skills with her from her hospital career that have allowed her to maintain a hard focus on the quality, well being, and personal growth of her employe

Colorado’s Rules on Temporary Pavement Markings in Work Zones

CDOT Safety Regulations for Temporary Pavement Markings in Colorado Work Zones Colorado’s guidelines for temporary pavement markings in road work zones can be found in several safety guides published by CDOT, such as the Colorado Work Zone Best Practices Safety Guide and the Work Zone Safety Guidelines for Municipalities, Utilities and Contractors. Together, these and other publications establish clear rules and standards for temporary markings in road construction zones. When you hire American Striping to handle your highway construction pavement marking project in Colorado, you can expect quality work using durable materials for a finished product that fully complies with CDOT safety standards. However, while our road striping business will take care of handling all compliance-related issues for you, you might wish to learn about what to expect from the process. To help give you a clearer idea of the rules and standards that

Industries We Serve

Industries, Businesses, and Organizations We Serve You’ll find just a few examples of the businesses, organizations, and industries we serve on the list below. Construction Companies Department of Transportation (DOT) and Government Agencies Hospitals, Clinics, and Medical Industry Industrial Parks and Office Parks Military Bases (Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, Navy) Public, Private, and International Airports Railroad Companies Schools, Universities, and Education Industry Shopping Malls, Outlets, and Retail Industry Utility Companies Other Commercial Properties If you don’t see your industry on the list, don’t worry – American Striping is equipped with the cutting-edge materials, the workmanship, and the expertise to complete your job safely, efficiently, and affordably. We can accommodate budgets of almost any size

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