OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI) has declared a quarterly dividend of 25.0 cents per share payable on October 15, 2013 to shareholders of record on September 27, 2013. The dividend indicates an annual rate of $1.00 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.