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  • Breakfast with the Experts

    Back for a second year, these morning sessions will provide attendees peer-to-peer opportunities to pose technical questions to leading concrete industry experts.

     
  • 2014 Influencer: Richard Szecsy

    Drawing on his industry expertise and Ph.D. in civil engineering, Richard Szecsy has helped develop and update the concrete industry's standards.

     
  • Influencer: SAE Ready-Mix Truck Safety Committee

    The Society of Automotive Engineers Ready-Mix Concrete Truck Safety Committee has established two new standards with the goal of making operators’ jobs safer.

     
  • Bid on a ready-mix truck at the CIM Auction.

    World of Concrete 2015 Preview

    A preview of events, competitions, and educational opportunities for concrete producers.

     
  • Influencers: Leadership in Action

    TCP recognizes a group of Influencers whose effective and creative approaches have significantly impacted the concrete industry.

     
  • What will Influence your Operations in 2015?

    There are several important industry trends which might influence your business operations.

     
  • ACI 318-14 Gets Overhaul

    ACI 318-14, Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete, was completely overhauled. The committee responsible for the new document reorganized the code's greater ease of use.

     
  • Dealing with Cement Shortages

    Lots of things can disrupt the supply of cement but there are some things a ready-mix producer can do to mitigate the problem.

     
  • Let's Talk Self-Consolidating Concrete

    Learn best practices and share success stories as part of the Strategic Development Council-sponsored 2015 World of Concrete Self-Consolidating Concrete Forum.

     
  • Pervious Concrete Fibers

    FERRO-GREEN macro fiber blend is designed specifically for pervious concrete applications.

     
  • Increase Your Exposure at WOC! Sponsor a Concrete Artisan

    World of Concrete’s Artistry in Decorative Concrete Demonstrations is an exciting opportunity for participants and sponsors. Find out more today!

     
  • Concrete Art Strengthens Historic Link

    Christine Finn has created 350 solid concrete flower pots to symbolize the concrete fortifications left behind on the Island of Jersey during the Second World War and the link to New Jersey in the U.S. She has shipped and installed these pots in a New Jersey state park.

     
  • U.S. Concrete Announces 2014 Third Quarter Results

    Positive report states that "Organic growth was strong in all regions and both segments of our business."

     
  • Expand your Business with Safe Room Construction Luncheon & Forum

    Learn how to protect your home in a flash, as Donn Thompson from the Portland Cement Association talks about the benefits of using insulated concrete forms (ICF) to build safe rooms.

     
  • Self-Consolidating Concrete Today Presentation & Forum

    During Self-Consolidating Concrete Today, case studies on several recent SCC projects will be presented and their innovative solutions will be recognized.

     
  • Testing Strategies for Concrete Pavement Mixes

    Thermal profile testing can greatly reduce the time needed to optimize a mix.

     
  • NRMCA Publishes Concrete in Support of LEED v4

    The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) announced at Greenbuild 2014 held this week in New Orleans that it has published a comprehensive set of industry average environmental impacts for concrete to help its members address the movement toward product transparency in LEED v4.

     
  • NRMCA Publishes Concrete in Support of LEED v4

    Concrete Group Publishes Environmental Impacts of Concrete in Support of LEED v4.

     
  • Meet with us in DC

    Next week ACI will be holding its fall convention at Washington Hilton, Washington, D.C. For many producers this sounds as exciting as chipping out a full drum of hardened concrete. After all, isn’t ACI just a group of engineers and researchers?

     
  • U.S. Concrete is Now Bigger In Texas, NY

    Two recent acquisitions have expanded the company's presence in three major Texas cities and in aggregate distribution and volumetric ready-mixed concrete offerings.

     
 
 
 
 

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