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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.

  • 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.

  • Let World of Concrete help Build your Legacy

    The Concrete Producer is part of your self-improvement process. Let us help you be a legacy innovator.

  • 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.

  • ASTM International Concrete Committee Presents Richart Award to Dr. R. Douglas Hooton

    R. Douglas Hooton, Ph.D., a tenured professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Toronto, Ontario, has received the Frank E. Richart Award for his meritorious contributions to ASTM International Committee C09 on Concrete and Concrete Aggregates. Hooton has authored or...

  • Concrete Industry Management Program Seeks Donations for World of Concrete Auction

    The Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program is seeking donations for their ninth annual auction to be held at the World of Concrete. The auction is scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 22 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

  • ASTM Workshop Deciphers Sustainability: PCRs and EPDs

    In response to increased demand for more resilient structures, made with products produced by sustainable processes, the marketplace needs a standard method of comparing products and production processes. ASTM will host a workshop focusing on Product Category Rules (PCR), Environmental Product...

  • CIM MBA program develops future talent

    Luckily for the concrete industry, the pool of talented professionals is still growing, thanks in part to a succession plan producers set in motion during better times. More than 700 undergraduate students have graduated with Concrete Industry Management (CIM) degrees, and the first group of eight...

  • ACI Foundation seeks fellowship and scholarship applicants

    The ACI Foundation is offering eight fellowships and seven scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students who will be studying concrete in the 2014-2015 academic year. The application process is open through Oct. 15, 2013.

  • World of Concrete 2013 wrap-up

    With an attendance of 55,000 concrete industry professionals, World of Concrete 2013 continued an upward trend that was mirrored by the optimism of attendees. We review the show and highlight producer-related events and Web-exclusive photos and videos.