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  • 2014 World of Concrete Preview

    A look at what concrete producers can expect at World of Concrete 2014.

  • Batch Plant has Several Production Rates

    The Mark IV Skid Mount batch plant features many mixer and control options.

  • Pervious Pavement

    Hydromedia is designed to rapidly direct stormwater from streets and other surfaces.

  • Producer Center Products

    The Producer Center at World of Concrete is home to exhibitors catering to the interests of producers like you.

  • Will 2013 Signal a Return to Profits?

    Finances improved in 2012, but as a whole, the industry still operated at a loss. 2013 has demonstrated progress, and the author projects the industry will return to profitability this year.

  • Make WOC Monday a SCC Day

    Want to learn more about SCC? Rich Scezy will be present a World of Concrete Seminar on self-consolidating concrete on Monday 20. His presentation is part of the WOC Education Program Production track. The track includes seminars on mix designs, self-consolidating concrete and chemical admixtures.

  • Test device for surface electrical resistivity of concrete

    Giatec Surf is a laboratory test device for rapid, easy and accurate measurement of the surface electrical resistivity of concrete based on the four-probe (Wenner-Array) technique.

  • NRMCA Certifies First Gold Level Sustainable Concrete Plant

    The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association has certified Unibeton’s New Port Plant in Doha, Qatar, at the Gold level in NRMCA’s Sustainable Concrete Plant Certification Program. The program, designed to help concrete producers demonstrate excellence in sustainable manufacturing, includes...

  • Lafarge and Solidia Technologies Enter Precast Production Agreement

    Lafarge has signed a partnership agreement with the US start-up Solidia Technologies to industrialize an innovative technology that could reduce the environmental footprint of pre-cast concrete. The technology allows lower CO2 emissions in the cement production process, and involves the capture of...

  • Caught sleeping again

    I think it’s a great time to become more involved. But don’t tell the boss, I want think I'm still in some sort of bargaining position for more money.) Concrete production is increasing. Trucks are being ordered. Producers are starting to hire again. And there’s a new group of professional to teach.