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US Concrete Acquires NYCON Supply Corp.

U.S. Concrete Inc. announced that it has acquired the assets of NYCON Supply Corp....

CEMEX Celebrates Panama Canal Expansion

CEMEX joins Panama in the celebration of the inauguration of the Panama Canal...

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Apple's Concrete Spaceship

Apple's new Campus 2 facility features some truly impressive, high-tech precast...

CEMEX Contributes to Extension of Los Angeles Metro

CEMEX is expected to supply at least 330,000 cubic yards of ready-mix concrete.

Register Online for the First International Interactive Symposium on UHPC

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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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