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  • AED to 114th Congress: Responsible Policy Can Be Powerful Medicine

    In a letter to the 114th Congress, Associated Equipment Distributors President & CEO Brian P. McGuire is urging swift, bipartisan action to spur economic growth and job creation.

  • 2015 Triad Award Winner: Pena Boulevard, Denver

    A high level of collaboration and expertise was critical for the Pena Boulevard project team to successfully meet the technical, environmental, and logistical challenges the high-profile job had in store.

  • NPCA Leader Retained Through 2019

    The National Precast Concrete Association Board of Directors has extended President Ty Gable’s contract through 2019.

  • Tracking Batching Accuracy

    Producers can see real-time plant performance in one work center, leading to improved product consistency.

  • Real-time Updates for Drivers

    Truckast provides real-time updates on each concrete delivery, eliminating the need for time-consuming phone calls between customers, dispatchers, and drivers.

  • Automating and Streamlining Processes

    Command Alkon has introduced MOBILEconnect applications, with each focused on a specific need.

  • Making Drivers More Efficient

    The web-based app provides a dashboard of fleet data, including vehicle locations, trip status, and fuel purchases. Managers use a web link to access real-time data from the field.

  • 2014 NRMCA Industry Survey Results

    Financial results were not as good as hoped. The ready-mix production industry as a whole continued to produce losses.

  • The Precast Show 2015

    In addition to visiting more than 200 exhibitors, attendees can take plant tours, watch product demonstrations, and network with their fellow producers.

  • 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.