Other stories by Tom Bagsarian

  • 2 Billion Square Feet and Counting

    There has been some discussion lately about whether the sustainability movement has lost steam. When we asked this question on our website last year, 57 percent of you said it was losing momentum, 24 percent said it was gaining momentum, and 19 percent said it had hit a plateau.

  • TCP SURVEY: A New Wind Blows

    Producers see business improving, but not fast enough. Pricing on the rebound.

  • Can-do Canoes

  • Bamboo we are Not

    WHEN WE DECIDED to tweak TCP's annual survey project several months ago, we hoped to take some focus off of the revenue figures and put it on other issues that are important to producers. I can safely say that we accomplished that in spades. Out is the TCP100, and in is the TCP Survey.

  • A Community of People

    These days, community has gone beyond geography and also refers to any group of people who has something in common, besides living in the same town or neighborhood. Included among these would be ethnic, racial, and religious communities. The Internet has had a lot to do with this.

  • Repairing the Mechanic Shortage

    There are several strategies for finding truck mechanics.

  • Game Changer

    New York block producer turns to recycled glass as cement replacement. Check out the web exclusive slideshow featuring more photos from the plant and of the Via Verde construction project in New York.

  • Changing Times

    Times are also changing here at THE CONCRETE PRODUCER in a different sort of way. First published in 2002, the TCP100 was our attempt to rank the largest companies in North America's concrete production industry. Through painstaking research and surveying producers like you, I'm proud to say we...

  • Roller-compacted concrete testing method

    We are seeing more news surrounding one of the more exciting innovations in the concrete industry: roller-compacted concrete (RCC).

  • BIM Makes Leap Forward

    Building Information Modeling will make precast producers more efficient.