More stories about Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA

  • Modular Concrete Construction

    Portable precast plant can be assembled to produce a concrete module for practically any shape and size dwelling space designed by an architect.

  • Shareholders, Feds clear Martin Marietta, TXI merger

    Five months of shareholder guidance and regulatory review appear to have gone according to script for Martin Marietta, which is on track to promptly consummate a merger positioning it as the largest U.S.-based aggregate, cement and ready mixed producer.

  • Martin Marietta Materials President & CEO Elected Chairman of the Board

    Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. has announced that President and Chief Executive Officer C. Howard (Ward) Nye has been elected to the additional post of Chairman of the Board, upon the retirement of longtime Chairman Stephen P. Zelnak, Jr.

  • A 2012 ASTM standard specifying lightweight aggregate for internal curing is already improving concrete

    When the ASTM Standard Specification for Lightweight Aggregate for Internal Curing of Concrete was published in 2012, the standard change revealed a new understanding about the importance of high-level hydration of concrete. One year later, we look at how ASTM Standards C09 and C09.21 are...

  • Playing it Safe

    The American Concrete Pipe Association (ACPA) recognizes members who have exhibited exemplary safety performance.

  • BIM Makes Leap Forward

    Building Information Modeling will make precast producers more efficient.

  • Hostile Bid for Vulcan Materials

    Martin Marietta Materials notified Vulcan Materials on Dec. 12 that it is offering $4.6 billion in a hostile bid to acquire Vulcan. Both are large players in aggregate production in the U.S. Both companies also have ready-mixed concrete operations.

  • Safety Matters

    Two precast concrete associations reward their members' safety records.

  • North America's Largest Concrete Producers

    A comprehensive list of North America's largest concrete producers.

  • 2011 TCP100 Preview

    The numbers have been crunched and the surveys are in. So what do they tell us? This year's TCP100 does not look much different from last year's. The top three producers remain the same. In fact, the top 10 companies from last year's list are the same this year, although the order has changed...