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  • NRMCA Restructures

    The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association has restructured its promotion, technical services and sustainability departments into two separate departments, effective immediately, announced NRMCA President Robert Garbini. Pending approval from the Board of Directors, the National Resource...

  • Oldcastle Precast Celebrates Safety Achievement

    Oldcastle Precast’s Folsom Pipe Plant has been presented New Jersey’s Citation of Merit Award for their achievement in the prevention of occupational injuries for the second consecutive year (2013 – 2014).

  • Solidstate Level Sensor from Aplus Finetek

    Aplus Finetek Sensor, Inc. is pleased to announce the availability of its latest new product, the SCL series capacitance point level sensor.

  • Hilti Celebrates Grand Opening of Texas locations

    Hilti is proud to be calling Texas home for more than 250 team members. To celebrate, Hilti held grand openings at their Hilti Western Hemisphere Product Development and Tool Service Center and North America Corporate Headquarters on Thursday, June 18.

  • It's Official: Holcim and Lafarge Merge

    Holcim Ltd and Lafarge S.A. completed their global merger and have launched LafargeHolcim, a world leader in the building materials industry.

  • NRMCA Selects 2015-2016 Participants for Industry Leaders Program

    The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association congratulates the following ready mix executives who have been selected for the 2015-2016 Developing Industry Leaders (DIL) program.

  • Ten Great Concrete Buildings

    In contemporary architecture, concrete is having a moment. Now, a new two-volume book from Taschen spotlights 100 modern examples.

  • Rethink Jobsite: Loading Efficiency

    Mark Whiting is a sharp guy with a big brain who's spent his career helping contractors squeeze every unit of production-and every dollar of profit-out of their fleets. Now he's sharing his tips in a video series. Spend 30 seconds with Mark and you'll learn a simple trick to increase loading...

  • Can't Find a Good Man? Hire a Woman

    Faced with a labor shortage and growing business, more contractors are discovering the benefits of the X factor.

  • Demand for Precast Concrete Products Rising

    U.S. demand for precast concrete products is forecast to rise 6.5 percent per annum to $12.2 billion in 2018, stimulated by a rebound in construction expenditures.