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  • New Material Bucket from Worksaver

    Worksaver, Inc. introduces the new Sweep Action Material Bucket (SAMB) for cleaning large properties and construction sites.

  • New Material Bucket from Worksaver

    Worksaver, Inc. introduces the new Sweep Action Material Bucket (SAMB) for cleaning large properties and construction sites.

  • Gators' Canoe Chomps its way to Victory

    The University of Florida earned the America’s Cup of Civil Engineering at the 28th annual American Society of Civil Engineers’ National Concrete Canoe Competition.

  • EPA Finalizes 2015 Multi-Sector General Permit for Stormwater Discharges

    After 18 months of waiting, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized its updated multi-sector general permit (MSGP) for stormwater discharges from industrial activities, including ready mixed concrete production.

  • Company Plans to Turn Dog Poo into Concrete Slabs

    A Surrey, B.C., company says it's designing a machine to separate dog poop collected in plastic bags at parks and upcycle it into concrete slabs for construction.

  • NRMCA Releases Revised Guide to Specifications

    The publication Guide to Improving Specifications for Ready Mixed Concrete was developed by the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association and its members through the Research, Engineering and Standards (RES) Committee. The document evolved based on comments developed while reviewing actual project...

  • Fall ACI 318 Building Code Seminar Dates

    The American Concrete Institute is offering a new series of seminars this fall to focus on ACI 318-14, Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary. In addition, the seminars are now available as an online course through ACI University, and can be purchased for an individual...

  • Name that Concrete

    Does your mix code reflect the composition or performance of the concrete mix, or is it arbitrary?”

  • Big Southeast U.S. Concrete Deal

    Thomas Concrete, an international concrete producer with 132 plants in five countries, has bought Coastal Concrete, operator of 10 plants in South Carolina and Georgia.

  • CIM Elects new Board Member

    The National Steering Committee for the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program recently elected a new board member.