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The Most Influential People in Concrete Production in 2016 The Most Influential People in Concrete Production in 2016

For 2016, we have identified three influencers whose activities will definitely impact your operations — workforce development, new market development, and process improvement. Read more

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LafargeHolcim: We Don't Finance Terrorism

The media has reported the filing of a legal complaint related to the operation of...

Ready-Mix Production Up for 2016

September production was down 2.5%, association says.

Spancrete Hires New Equipment Vice President

Precast veteran returns to Spancrete to take on new role.

BASF receives third-party certification for LEED v4-compliant Manufacturer Inventory Reports

BASF's Construction Chemicals and Performance Materials divisions in North America...

OSHA Issues Construction Safety Practices

The practices are flexible and can be adjusted to fit small and large construction...

New Ester Simplot Water Park Features Special Precast Components

For Oldcastle Precast, the project proved a stimulating challenge and the company...

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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... Read 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. Read more

ASTM Standards
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ASTM Standards

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

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