OMAHA, Neb., Dec. 04, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI) has declared a quarterly dividend of 22.5 cents per share payable on January 15, 2013 to shareholders of record on December 28, 2012. The dividend indicates an annual rate of 90.0 cents per share. Valmont is the global leader in designing and manufacturing poles, towers and structures for lighting and traffic, wireless communication and utility markets, industrial access systems, highway safety barriers and a provider of protective coating services. Valmont also leads the world in mechanized irrigation equipment for agriculture, enhancing food production while conserving and protecting natural water resources. SOURCE Valmont Industries, Inc.