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  • 2015 Concrete Masonry Design Awards of Excellence

    Check out these great photos of the winners of the 2015 NCMA/ICPI Concrete Masonry Design Awards of Excellence. These winning projects, architects, designers, and product producers were recognized for their outstanding use of concrete masonry units, segmental retaining wall units, and interlocking...

  • NRMCA Publishes Optimizing Concrete Mixtures Report

    The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association recently completed and published a research project entitled, Optimizing Concrete Mixtures for Performance and Sustainability. 

  • Hanley Wood Announces Major Reposition of its Brand

    Reflects the Company’s Position as a Hub for Business Intelligence and Data-Driven Insights

  • Students Participate in Concrete Surfaces Research

    The project, funded by the ASCC Education, Research and Development Foundation, St. Louis, is titled “Evaluation and Examination of ACI 347.3R ‘Guide to Formed Concrete Surfaces’.”

  • Too Cold for Concrete?

    Making ACI 306 a tool, rather than a rule. It covers the entire spectrum of applications for cold weather concreting.

  • New Association Forms to Promote ICFs

    The mission of the Council of ICF Industries is to promote and enhance the social, environmental, and economic value of ICFs in North America.

  • Casting Trends: Precast Pervious Concrete

    Percoa USA LLC has developed and patented precast pervious concrete plus a look at ICON-Xchange and The Precast Show.

  • Precast Pervious Concrete

    Percoa USA LLC has developed and patented precast pervious concrete.

  • 2014 Influencer: Richard Szecsy

    Drawing on his industry expertise and Ph.D. in civil engineering, Richard Szecsy has helped develop and update the concrete industry's standards.

  • 2014 Influencer: Mark Perniconi

    Mark Perniconi carries out the Charles Pankow Foundation’s mission to advance market-driven innovation with an approach befitting a civil engineer with an MBA from Purdue University.