More stories about Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA

  • 2007 Excellence in Safety Awards

    Results of the NRMCA's 2007 Excellence in Safety Awards.

  • Rocky Times for Aggregate

    Last month, I reviewed Florida's aggregates shortage and how it affects that state's ability to supply the material required for the construction projects you see as you drive up and down I-95 or the Florida Turnpike. Now, lets look at California...

  • Paving the Way

    Precast-prestressed concrete producers long ago proved our product as a method for providing durable high-performance structural elements for bridges and commercial buildings. In recent years, however, some of these producers have found a new market segment for their product: pavement construction.

  • The Looming Aggregate Crisis

    For years now, California and Florida have led the nation in growth, and there is no doubt that these two states will be among the growth leaders for decades to come. But a troubling trend that could impact residential, commercial, and public works projects in those states is the looming aggregates...

  • The Right Tool

    For more than 30 years, contractors have benefited from the availability and quality of very specialized concrete mixes volumetric concrete producers (VCP) provide. Now, there's another, perhaps even greater, opportunity for VCPs: pervious concrete .

  • Kenworth Receives Prestigious Innovation Award For Alternative Fuel Trucks

  • Charlotte Executive Named Officer of NRCMA

  • Protecting Our Power

    Integral colored precast concrete protects a nuclear power plant in California.

  • The Best in Safety

    NRMCA members receive 832 safety awards.

  • Judgment Day

    California producers successfully defend themselves in court against sulfate attack allegations.