Other stories by Shelby O. Mitchell

  • “C” is for Concrete, Canoes, and Commitment

    National Concrete Canoe Competition puts future civil engineers to the test.

  • Certifiably Sustainable

    A new program rewards environmentally responsible plants.

  • Designed for Success

    Chemical admixtures are helping concrete meet today's toughest construction challenges and shaping the future.

  • Vehicles for Change

    The truck industry helps fleet managers prepare for the green road ahead.

  • Sustainable Strengths

    A new study brings home concrete's greenest assets.

  • Keeping Current

    World of Concrete helps producers navigate green waters.

  • Team Efforts

    Producers are not alone on the path to sustainable building.

  • Green Operator

    A precaster saves time, money, and the environment.

  • The Beauty of Sustainability

    White silica fume reveals its green side.

  • Battling the Flames

    All Saints Church was one of Iowa's most ornate landmarks for nearly a hundred years, until it was destroyed by arson. After sitting in ruins for more than a decade, a group of determined citizens and a team of masonry restoration experts brought the structure back to life. Watch All Saints Church...