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  • Meadow Burke Acquires Thermomass

    Concrete accessories supplier Meadow Burke has acquired Thermomass, a concrete insulation systems manufacturer.

  • Playing it Safe

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

  • Safety Matters

    Two precast concrete associations reward their members' safety records.

  • In Safe Mode

    Annual industry awards honor plants where safety is the rule.

  • Battling the Flames

    All Saints Church was one of Iowa's most ornate landmarks for nearly a hundred years, until it was destroyed by arson. After sitting in ruins for more than a decade, a group of determined citizens and a team of masonry restoration experts brought the structure back to life. Watch All Saints Church...

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  • Automating the Precast Business

    Precision Development has developed what many consider to be the first total management software program that can fully automate the business practices of a modern precast concrete business.

  • ACPA Safety Awards

  • Insight on C Mixes

    I have an answer for the definition of a C-4 mix (ôDesign Specs for a C-4 Wall,ö February 2002. IÆm working with a concrete contractor who is pouring C-4 for his footings in the morning, setting wall forms, and pouring them with C-4 that same day in winter conditions. What is your opinion of this...

  • Politics and Concrete Mix