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  • GBMP Launches Comprehensive Lean Training Tool, "Seeing the Invisible"

    Engaging your entire workforce is essential to lean operations. Many texts describe Total Productive Maintenance theory and strategy, but few stimulate the thinking and passion of the those who do the work. That is, until now.

  • A Pension Plan Solution?

    Unions and concrete industry employers are working to ensure the stability of multi-employer pension plans, with the financial security of more than 10 million current and retired workers at stake.

  • Producer to Watch: Dauphinais Concrete Inc.

    Highlighting the achievements of a ready-mix producer that had found success through hard work and determination.

  • OSHA Whistleblowers

    Employers need to understand the implications of OSHA’s new emphasis on whistleblower investigations and inspections. By taking appropriate steps, companies can minimize the number of potential whistleblower complaints that employees file.

  • Concrete Industry Management Program Releases Annual Report for 2011-2012

    The Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program – a business intensive program that awards students with a four-year Bachelor of Science degree in Concrete Industry Management – is pleased to announce the release of their 2011 - 2012 Annual Report.

  • Zonar announces its inaugural fleet management conference—THE ZONE 2013

    Zonar, a leading provider of fleet telematics, remote diagnostics and mobile onboard computing is holding its inaugural annual conference on May 14-16, 2013 at the Grand Hyatt Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX.

  • NexTraq Connect mobile app

    The NexTraq Connect fully-integrated mobile app allows users to record clock in/out and break times, communicate job status, view job locations and directions, assign drivers to vehicles, and track vehicle maintenance needs.

  • TrimFleet management tools

    The TrimFleet solution — including TrimView, TrimFleet Mobile and now, TrimFleet Communicator — puts drivers, mechanics, site project managers, and dispatchers in touch with the right individuals or teams in real-time.

  • Concrete Industry Management Program Holds Successful Auction at World of Concrete

    The National Steering Committee (NSC) for the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program raised more than $615,000 in gross revenue at its seventh annual auction, held in conjunction with the World of Concrete on Wednesday, Feb. 6.

  • Who is Running your Company?

    Most of the time, a ready-mix producer operates under the direction of the owner or general manager. These leaders guide the dispatch manager, who decides which customers will receive concrete on a particular workday. However, in some companies, the dispatch manager receives little guidance or...