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  • Researchers Create the Foam of the Future

    A team at the Georgia Institute of Technology has developed a new type of foam that could greatly expand the possibility of using lightweight foams in various material applications.

  • Besser Proudly Celebrates 110 Years

    Besser proudly celebrated its 110th anniversary, 60 years of education and 10 years as an employee-owned company.

  • CTLGroup adds Jennings as Consultant

    Hamlin Jennings has joined CTLGroup as an affiliated consultant. He will consult on cement chemistry, cementitious composite microstructural characterization, concrete durability, and mechanisms of creep and shrinkage.

  • Peterbilt Showcases Autonomous Assist Driving Technology

    Preview the truck of the near future.

  • Concrete Technology is Afloat for N.Y. Bridge Project

    The first of two floating concrete batch plants is now in operation at a Hudson River bridge construction project.

  • Vulcan Product Calculator App

    Vulcan Materials Co. has launched its product calculator app for Android phone, tablet and other Android devices. The Vulcan Materials Product Calculator allows users to estimate the construction materials needed for building and paving projects.

  • Mini Wireless Controls

    Magnetek, Inc. announced the availability of their new line of lightweight, “miniature” transmitters. These compact, lightweight controls provide an effective yet economical solution for controlling small fluid-powered machines used in applications such as construction and work trucks.

  • Reinforcing Steel Technology

    MMFX2 has been independently proven to be five times more corrosion-resistant and up to twice as strong as conventional steel.

  • 5 Must-Have Apps

    We asked professionals from across the industry to share the apps that keep them organized. Here are five of their favorites.

  • Charton to Retire from Cummins

    Steve Charlton, Vice President and Chief Technical Officer - Engine Business, plans to retire from Cummins effective July 1. The company also announced that Jennifer Rumsey has been named Vice President, Engineering for the Engine Business, succeeding Steve Charlton.