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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. More

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FREE Webinar: Reassurance Through Precast Concrete Stormwater Solutions

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Precast Concrete Building is the 2016 World Building of the Year

A subterranean museum, made entirely of precast concrete, takes top prize at the...

Make Your Own Concrete Christmas Trees

These DIY Concrete Christmas Trees go perfectly with minimalist Christmas decor....

PCA Lowers Cement Consumption Estimates for 2016 and '17

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Study confirms the importance of using resilient construction techniques in...

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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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