Other stories by Tom Bagsarian

  • Caterpillar Previews Products

    Caterpillar gave its first look at several new products they are introducing to the marketplace. The preview took place at Cat’s Edwards Demonstration and Learning Center near the company’s headquarters in Peoria, Ill., the last week of October.

  • America: One Big Pothole

    A former U.S. transportation secretary and congressman took Washington to task for not spending money on the nation’s infrastructure. “Without infrastructure, America would not be the great country that it is,” said Ray LaHood.

  • Concrete is Ideal for Resilient Residential Construction

    Hanley Wood research has shown that the vast majority of homes in the U.S. are built in areas that are classified as needing resilient construction. Concrete is the ideal material for that application.

  • Air Barrier Live at World of Concrete

    A review of one of World of Concrete's newest live events, Air Barrier Live.

  • Back to Basics at World of Concrete

    Optimism fills the air at the annual show in Las Vegas.

  • Announcing our 2012 Influencers

    The Concrete Producer’s 2012 Industry Influencers are...

  • Starting the New Year Right

    There was a time not so long ago when I would make New Year’s resolutions. And I did a pretty good job of keeping them. Some were easy, but others required some effort. I’m glad I accomplished them all.

  • Lean Machine

    Bakersfield lacks the notoriety, glamour, and fame of other California cities, such as Los Angeles, San Francisco, and San Diego. Yet many outside the Golden State probably don't realize that a huge population gain from 70,000 to 350,000 in just 40 years has catapulted Bakersfield almost into the...

  • Buy Low, Sell High

    Every investor's dream is to buy a stock when it is low and then sell when it is high. But, of course, this is much easier said than done.

  • A Better Way

    Researcher seeks new avenue for precast concrete disposal.