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New Rules for Ready-Mixed Concrete Truck Drivers New Rules for Ready-Mixed Concrete Truck Drivers

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration finalizes favorable ready mixed HOS changes. Read more

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Why Are So Many Construction Workers Committing Suicide?

Construction is an industry where you are more likely to self-destruct. The...

U.S. Concrete Buys Another Big Apple Producer

U.S. Concrete has acquired Kings Ready Mix, a ready-mixed concrete producer...

Wrigley Field Stands Test of Time

Now, if the Cubs can only win a World Series.

Peterbilt Technician Institute Graduates More Than 200

Nearly two years to the day, the Peterbilt Technician Institute (PTI) has...

Diep Tu is new Executive Director of Florida Prestressed Concrete Association

PCI has 12 regional affiliate organizations throughout the U.S. to support its...

Schwing America Names New Leadership Team

Schwing America Inc. (SAI) announced today its new leadership team of Bill Murray...

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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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