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  • FHWA, AASHTO, TRB to Offer ImplementationAssistance for Timesaving Paving Tool

    the US Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), and the Transportation Research Board (TRB) will help agencies implement a tool that allows contractors to identify concrete pavement surface irregularities during...

  • CEMEX Completes Wind Farm Financing

    CEMEX announced last week that it has successfully completed the financing of Ventika, a project comprising the construction of two 126 MW wind farms each, for a total nominal capacity of 252 MW to be located in General Bravo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.

  • Roller-Compacted Concrete: Then and Now

    RCC materials, equipment, and construction techniques have changed little over the past 28 years, accoring to contractor Terry Peltz.

  • Peterbilt Adds New Options for Vocational Model 567

    The Model 567 is now more versatile than ever with several new product enhancements, including expanded PTO functionality when paired with the PACCAR MX-13 Engine, Peterbilt Motors Company announced during the Mid-America Trucking Show.

  • Fleet Sentiment Report Shows Positive Signs for Q1 2014

    Sixty-two percent of the fleet executives responding to the Q1 2014 Fleet Sentiment survey conducted by CK Commercial Vehicle Research in January indicated they planned to place orders for Class 8 trucks in the next three months.  Forty-eight percent indicated they planned to place trailer orders. ...

  • Solidifying the World of Concrete

    In this month’s issue we are drawing attention to a few more folks who are working on industry initiatives that could be about to shape your future. These influencers are not only shaping the North American concrete industry. Thanks to the world wide web, and now with our expansion plans for World...

  • Share Photos of Your Dam Tour with WOC

    40 years of WOC wouldn’t be possible without you! Help us celebrate by giving us a look from your point of view. We’re looking for your photos of the Hoover Dam Bypass over the last eight years.

  • Allan Block sound fence approved for Canadian highway projects

    The Allan Block Fence System was recently approved by the BC Ministry of Transportation (MOT RPL) for highway projects as a proven noise abatement structure.

  • Anti-Fog Safety Glasses Double as Safety Goggles

    Swap safety eyewear is a unique and convenient glasses-to-goggle eyewear solution designed by Gateway Safety for those who need the benefits of both safety glasses and goggles in their work environment. Plus, the cost-effective eyewear lets employers purchase one item instead of two! Swap provides...

  • ACI Physical Testing of Cement Training Video

    ACI has developed the ACI Physical Testing of Cement Training Video as a resource for new testers and a refresher for experienced testers. The video is presented in chapters based on test methods so each one can be reviewed individually. The following tests are included: ASTM C109 – Compressive...