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Precast Comes of Age

Prefabricated concrete surfaces make panels attractive to architects. More

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CarbonCure CEO Awarded Canada’s Top 40 Under 40

Today, Caldwell Partners recognized CarbonCure’s CEO, Robert Niven as one of 2017’...

NRMCA calls for support on 2017 Recruitment Survey

It's that time of year again to complete the Annual Mixer Driver Recruitment &...

OSHA Regulations Key in Heart of Summer

Summer has begun and it brings hot weather – and potentially dangerous work...

PRECAST CONCRETE PIPE: THE KEY TO PREVENTING HURRICANE SANDY LEVEL DAMAGE?

Large RCP Pipe Used to Reconstruct StormWater Outfalls for Post-Hurricane Sandy...

Rotary Lift Slashes Heavy-Duty Inground Lift Installation Time

Patent-pending installation method uses precast concrete vaults

World Business Council for Sustainable Development Attempts to Limit Green House Gases from Cement

The Cement Sustainability Initiative report focuses on the latest technologies for...

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What Exactly is Green Concrete

It shouldn’t cost significantly more to develop products that use less material or... More

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Preventing Dust on Concrete

Dusting of slabs has several causes but always results when a layer of weak paste sits at concrete’s surface. More

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ASTM Standards

Why are ASTM standards important and why should concrete producers pay attention... More

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Aggregate Gradation Mattersdswedbyyvzwsuaycvvzybbuc

How we buy and sell aggregate is quite different, and it can lead to trouble. Most specifications require coarse and fine aggregate to conform to the requirements, including the gradation, of ASTM C33. More

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Low Concrete Compressive Strength and Cores

ACI 301 gives direction to what is to be done in the event compressive strength results have fallen below the specified strength. More

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