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  • 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.

  • Share 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.

  • 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...

  • HNA Hardscape Project Award Breakfast

    The Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute, along with the Brick Industry Association and National Concrete Masonry Association, will announce the 6th Annual HNA Hardscape Project Award winners at the HNA Hardscape Project Awards Breakfast ceremony next week.

  • NRMCA to Host Midwest Regional ConcreteWorks

    The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association has announced a new Regional ConcreteWorks event, scheduled in the Great Lakes Region on November 15th.

  • 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...

  • New ASTM Subcommitte on Alternative Masonry Materials

    The interest in developing sustainable building material products has resulted in the increased use of non-traditional materials as ingredients in making building units. Some of these new ingredients include wood chips, plastics, and even shredded rug. These ingredients are often mixed with...