Concrete Technology



Mix Designs

  • Mix Designs and Polished Concrete

    Concrete that will be ground and polished benefits from having a larger coarse aggregate content than conventional structural concrete.

  • Midtown Tunnel Project

    When completed in 2016, the new 3,800-foot concrete-reinforced tunnel will provide a separate road that allows two lanes of traffic in both...

  • Concrete Links the Loop

    Prairie Material teamed up with Butterfield Color, project designer Alfred Benesch, the Chicago DOT, and concrete contractor Capitol Cement...

  • Born to Build

    Born to Build, an inspirational advertising campaign sponsored by ready-mix producer Ozinga, celebrates the American construction worker...

  • Concrete Mix Names

    The concrete industry doesn't need to develop a single product code naming convention and force all producers to use it.





  • Cemen Tech Mixer has GPS Tracking

    The C860 has a capacity of eight to 12 yards and can pour up to 90 yards per hour.

  • Volumetric Mixer Manufactures Bureau

    The Volumetric Mixer Manufacturers Bureau organized to develop a standard for which this equipment can be rated and to highlight the beneficial uses of this equipment through education and awareness.

  • Zimmerman Mobile Concrete Plant

    Zim-Mixer mobile concrete plants deliver four to 14 yards of custom-blended, fresh mixed concrete directly to the jobsite.

  • Tips for Spec'ing Ready-Mix Trucks

    Five tips ready-mix haulers should follow when they spec their next truck.

  • A Greener Mix: Natural Gas

    Mixer trucks are unique in that some configurations have space between the body and back of cab for a rail-mounted compressed natural gas (CNG) fuel system.


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