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  • The Need for Resilient Construction

    There is strong market segment growth for concrete home building as resilient construction gets more attention.

  • Redefining Wastewater Filtration

    The ALAR Auto-Vac® C-Series filter has redefined wastewater filtration in the concrete industry. It is the only self-cleaning filter (non-clogging) on the market that filters cement fines and pigment color out of concrete process (gray) water, yielding clear recyclable water and dry manageable...

  • Concrete Industry Management (CIM) Program Holds Record Breaking Auction at World of Concrete

    The National Steering Committee (NSC) for the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program raised more than $810,000 in gross revenue at its ninth annual auction, held in conjunction with the World of Concrete on Wednesday, Jan. 22.

  • Smaller Is Much Better

    This special class of shrinkage- reducing admixture uses a patent-pending technology to limits initial crack width in high-performance, crack-prone (HPCP) concrete mixtures. In lab tests, concrete mixtures were tested in accordance with ASTM C1581 test method created crack widths of at about 175mm...

  • #WOC2014 Talk: The Final Word

    All the best pics and tweets from The World of Concrete expo, Las Vegas.

  • Speakers Selected for 2014 International Concrete Sustainability Conference

    Speakers have been selected for the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association’s 9th annual International Concrete Sustainability Conference to be held May 12-14 just outside Boston in Cambridge, MA.

  • DCC Project Award Winners

    The Decorative Concrete Council (S11610), a specialty council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (C4513), announced the winners of its 6th Annual Decorative Concrete Awards competition. The winners were recognized at a ceremony at WOC on Wednesday, Jan. 22.

  • Cement Outlook: Congress is the Wild Card

    All the pieces are in place to trigger a multiyear increase in demand for portland cement.

  • Change of leadership in LANXESS Board of Management

    The Supervisory Board of LANXESS AG has resolved at its meeting today to end, by mutual agreement, the appointment of Axel C. Heitmann as Member and Chairman of the Board of Management of LANXESS AG, effective the end of February 28, 2014.

  • #WOC2014 Talk: Day Three

    All the best pics and tweets from The World of Concrete Expo, Las Vegas.