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Optimism Prevails Optimism Prevails

Despite uncertainties over the global economy, U.S. presidential election, and even the weather, producers are bolstered by rising demand and revenue. Read more

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World Cement Association Launches

National and regional associations and other related industry bodies will be...

Producer to Watch: Lees Ready Mix & Trucking

In the last few years, Lees Ready Mix has completed work on many Indiana...

Livingstone Casts Solution for Global Capital Equipment Leader

Advises on Sale of HawkeyePedershaab to Forsyth Capital Investors

San Francisco's Millennium Tower is Sinking

The tallest (and heaviest) all-concrete residential skyscraper in San Francisco is...

The Need for a new Clean

A new service is dedicated to cleaning concrete equipment.

Casting Concrete on Mars

One way to shelter astronauts on Mars is to make structures from sulfur concrete....

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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

Mix Designs and Polished Concrete
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Mix Designs and Polished Concrete

Concrete that will be ground and polished benefits from having a larger coarse... Read more

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