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  • The Concrete Producer Survey

    It's time for the annual TCP Survey, and your input could win $500. Qualified participants who complete the survey will be entered to win an AMEX gift card.

  • Sky High

    Precast concrete is helping wind turbine towers reach new heights.

  • Precast Shows Strong

    The 2016 Precast Show at the Riemann Convention center in Tennessee was jammed with exhibitors, engineers, researchers, and attendees.

  • NPCA Provides Buy America Rule Update

    The National Precast Concrete Association is in talks with the Federal Highway Administration regarding Buy America policies and its impact on precast concrete producers.

  • Concrete Tower Technology Reduces Energy Costs

    Siemens' precast segmental concrete tower system was designed to be economically scalable to heights in excess of 377 feet using a special modular formwork design.

  • PCA Gets New Director of Code Technology

    Scott Campbell, Ph.D., P.E. joined the PCA Codes and Standards team May 2 as Director of Code Technology.

  • Construction Economic Webcast: Is Construction Gaining or Waning?

    A complimentary economic webcast from the Construction Market Data (CMD) is now available.

  • Look for the new TCP Survey

    Editor Sharon Rehana's observations about the concrete production industry.

  • Rear Impact Guard Requirements

    While long-haul truckers and other fleet operators must deal with underride requirements and when to install guards, ready-mix trucks and precast producers operating flat-bed vehicles also should be aware of this issue.

  • Volumetric Mixer

    The Del Zotto WDZ 2000 Volumetric Mixer is capable of producing wet-cast or dry-cast concrete.