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    The Mobile Twin Shaft (MTS) Mixer combines the simplicity of dry-batch plants with the superior mixing quality of a twin-shaft mixer.

  • Shoulder to the Wheel

    Leaders have no choice but to reach agreement on the Fiscal Cliff.

  • Keeping Your Cool

    Your trucks' engines may welcome waterless coolant.

  • Volumetric Concrete Mixers

    The Zim-Mixer features a dual-chain material feed system that offers low maintenance costs and can run materials independently, eliminating material waste.

  • Preparing for the Health Care Law

    This summer, the U.S. Supreme Court let stand the vast majority of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the nation's new health care law.

  • Bobbing for Accuracy

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  • Using water reducers in cold weather

    My belief is that increasing the cement content in mixes designed for placement in conditions below 32° F is counterproductive to initial strength gain due to the additional hydration required to generate heat. We use a Type III cement and generally deliver concrete at 60° F at time of placement...