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  • Replacing Vehicles can Lower Costs

    Just because a truck is in the fleet now doesn’t mean it must be replaced with the same model.

  • Consumer Sentiment Looking Strong

    There are signs that consumer confidence has been increasing, which bodes well for all segments of our economy.

  • Understanding Limestone in Cement

    My cement supplier is adding limestone to their cement. Is there anything to worry about and will I have to reduce the fly ash content?

  • 2014 NRMCA Industry Survey Results

    Financial results were not as good as hoped. The ready-mix production industry as a whole continued to produce losses.

  • New Association Forms to Promote ICFs

    The mission of the Council of ICF Industries is to promote and enhance the social, environmental, and economic value of ICFs in North America.

  • 2015 NTEA Work Truck Show

    The Work Truck Show and the 51st Annual NTEA Convention is the one place for all work truck industry professionals.

  • Preventing Fleet Breakdowns

    Keeping equipment running smoothly and reliably is paramount for fleet managers who rely on heavy-duty motors and pumps to keep their drums moving.

  • ACI 318-14 Gets Overhaul

    ACI 318-14, Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete, was completely overhauled. The committee responsible for the new document reorganized the code's greater ease of use.

  • Regional Distances in LEED Raise Questions

    There is confusion among producers about how to determine the distances required to be provided for LEED submittals.

  • A Shift in the Mortgage Market

    The pendulum swings back toward easier mortgage-lending standards as the government tries to resurrect housing.