More stories about Concrete

  • 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.

  • World of Concrete registration is now open

    In its 40th year, World of Concrete continues to be annual international event dedicated to the commercial concrete and masonry construction industries. There are many reasons for attending:

  • Hanson Pipe & Precast Names Vice President of U.S. Sales

    Hanson Building Products has appointed Dustin Kruger to vice president of U.S. sales of its Hanson Pipe & Precast division, the largest manufacturer of concrete pipe and precast products in North America.

  • ASTM Honors Delery

    Oliver Delery, Louisiana and Mississippi sales manager and engineer for Hanson Pipe & Precast, recently received ASTM’s Award of Merit and fellowship, the highest organizational recognition for distinguished service and outstanding participation in ASTM technical committee activities. ASTM...

  • Hanson Building Products Makes Executive Changes

    Scott Szwejbka, recently vice president of sales, has been promoted to senior vice president of Hanson Pipe & Precast. Ken Primavera has been hired as vice president of sales and engineering for Hanson Pressure Pipe, joining the company from Ameron International.

  • TCP Survey Producer Profile: Supermix Concrete

    The Florida producer, also known as Central Concrete Supermix, is known as a good neighbor.

  • TCP Survey Producer Profile: Schmitz Ready Mix Inc.

    Locally owned and operated in Milwaukee, Schmitz Ready Mix provides ready-mixed concrete and related construction supplies and services for homeowners, construction professionals, municipalities, schools, institutions, and business owners.

  • TCP Survey Producer Profile: Branscome

    Branscome is one of the largest heavy highway and general contracting companies in the Mid-Atlantic region.

  • TCP Survey Producer Profile: US Mix Co.

    Formed in 1968, US MIX is a premier blending and packaging company located in Denver, Colorado.