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Do Remote Plants Ensure Productivity? Do Remote Plants Ensure Productivity?

Using technology to improve productivity for lone employees. More

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With First Precast in Place, Milwaukee Bucks Arena is 25% Complete

Crews have completed about 25% of the $500 million basketball arena for the...

Will Trump's Stimulus Package Lead to a Recession?

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November 2016 Ready Mix Production was Strong

Production through November stands at 2.8% higher than 2015.

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Thomas Concrete Buys Three Plants in Carolinas

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What Exactly is Green Concrete
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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

ASTM Standards
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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 Matters

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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