More stories about Ready-Mixed Concrete

  • TCP Survey: where do you stand?

    The responses to our annual TCP100 survey of producers have officially been collected, sliced, diced, and analyzed. How did your experience in 2012 — and outlook for the rest of this year — compare with reports from producers across North America?

  • Every picture tells a story

    A lifelong fan of ready-mix trucks has a colorful take on the industry.

  • Five Ways to Increase Profits Fast

    In the last 10 years of working in the ready-mix concrete industry, I have made an effort to observe and listen to those around me. I was fortunate to complete all four modules of the NRMCA Certified Concrete Sales Professional program early in my career.

  • Meeker Equipment acquires Infern-O-Therm

    Infern-O-Therm, a New Jersey-based manufacturer of heating and cooling equipment for the concrete industry, has been acquired by Meeker Equipment, a manufacturer and distributor of asphalt plant equipment, parts, and engineering services.

  • 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.

  • NRMCA Mixer Driver Championship call for entries

    Applications for the 2013 NRMCA National Mixer Driver Championship are due Monday, July 1, 2013. Drivers will compete at the Red Rock Casino Resort in Las Vegas, in September.

  • NRMCA Honors Number of Industry Leaders at Annual Convention

    The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association has presented the following awards during its annual convention which was held last month in San Antonio, TX.

  • NRMCA elects new slate of officers at annual convention

    The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association has elected William Childs, IV, of Chaney Enterprises, Waldorf, MD, as chairman of its Board of Directors. Association membership chose Childs earlier this month at NRMCA’s Annual Convention held in San Antonio, TX.

  • NRMCA finalizes speaker lineup for May sustainability conference

    NRMCA finalized the speaker schedule for the 8th Annual International Concrete Sustainability Conference, May 6-8, at the Hotel Sofitel San Francisco Bay.

  • Knowledge Equals Profit

    Two events early in my ready-mix sales career motivated me to learn all I could about the science of concrete design and placement.