Global solutions provider of products and services for the rail and infrastructure markets LB Foster Company announced that the Company’s Protective Coatings business in Birmingham in Alabama, through its customer American Cast Iron Pipe Company, has been awarded an order for 2.5 million feet of 24-inch fusion bond epoxy coated pipe and an additional quantity of 24-inch abrasion resistant overcoat coated pipe for the Summit Carbon Solutions carbon capture, transportation, and storage project. The contract will represent one of the largest orders that the Birmingham line pipe coating facility has filled. The coated pipe will be used to build 2,000 miles of pipeline for Summit Carbon Solutions’ project that is proposed to operate in South Dakota, North Dakota, Iowa, Minnesota, and Nebraska and capture, compress, and transport carbon dioxide through a pipeline from biorefineries and other industrial plants before being permanently sequestered in a safe storage facility in North Dakota. The pipeline will be constructed with high-strength steel and can transport up to 12 million tons of CO2 per year. The pipeline is expected to be operational in 2024. Founded in 1902, LB Foster Company is a global solutions provider of engineered, manufactured products and services that builds and supports infrastructure.