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  • Spancrete Joins AltusGroup

    Spancrete has joined AltusGroup, a partnership of precast companies, to market CarbonCast enclosure systems in the Midwest.

  • 2015 Concrete Sustainability Conference

    NRMCA is seeking proposals for presentations at the 2015 International Concrete Sustainability Conference. The 10th annual conference will provide learning opportunities on the latest advances, technical knowledge, continuing research, tools and solutions for sustainable concrete design...

  • NRMCA Signs On to International Responsible Sourcing Program

    The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) has signed an agreement with several cement and concrete groups from around the world to develop an international responsible sourcing certification program for concrete.

  • Influencer: Jason Weiss

    Jason Weiss' internal curing research reveals small changes that result in big improvements. For more than a decade, Weiss and his Purdue University students have worked to improve concrete with internal curing.

  • Big Changes Ahead in LEED v4 Material Credits

    With the new version of LEED, former metrics play a lesser role. New measures such as environmental product declarations (EPDs) and life cycle assessment (LCA) emerge as more important factors.

  • Good as Gold

    Building features precast cladding made with ultra-high-performance concrete.

  • Deciphering the Code

    A new building code seeks to standardize green construction practices.

  • Stability and Beyond

  • Green Power to the People

    Sustainability is now becoming a topic found on every Main Street in America. What some once thought of as elitism is now entering the realm of the building code.

  • High Performance from a Venerable Company