November 2010 Table of Contents

Picking Up the Tab Picking Up the Tab

A wise investment pays off. Read more

2010 Emissions Report Card Fleet Factors 2010 Emissions Report Card

Are the new engines really problem-free? Read more

In Safe Mode In Safe Mode

Annual industry awards honor plants where safety is the rule. Read more

Products for Producers Products for Producers

Producers that attended World of Concrete found that part of the show was dedicated to their unique needs. Producer Center exhibitors in the North Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center displayed the latest equipment, tools, and technologies available to ready-mix and precast producers. Read more

It's Showtime!

World of Concrete takes place Jan. 17-21 in Las Vegas. Read more

Super Salts: A Powerful Solution

Are stong deicers harming our concrete infrastructure? Super Salts can magnify stresses on concrete pavements in winter months, especially around sealed joints. Read moredswedbyyvzwsuaycvvzybbuc

TCP's 2010 Influencers: Heavenly Research

We honor three men who are dedicated to promoting concrete's best qualities: Godwin Amekuedi, champion of P2P and concrete's sustainability, Canan D'Avela and David Goodyear. Read more

Speak Now Concrete Returns Speak Now

The midterm elections could mean growth for our industry. Read more

Team Efforts Team Efforts

Producers are not alone on the path to sustainable building. Read more

Problem Clinic Can a Contractor Add Fibers?

QUESTION: We recently worked with a new customer, and the concrete contractor's owner arrived on the jobsite just as the pour was about to start. He unloaded several boxes containing pre-weighed packages of synthetic fibers. Read more

How to Fight Super Salts

Two reports may assist designers in creating an environment where pavement saturation can be minimized. Read more

CIM at Texas State University

Members of the Concrete Industry Management program's National Steering Committee visited the newest CIM location, Texas State University. The group toured concrete lab facilities at the Ingram School of Engineering, which include state-of-the-art testing equipment and a large moist curing room. Read more

Trucking Forward

Mack executives unveil a new customer service center near Allentown, Pa., and demonstrate their commitment to the industry. Read more

LEED International Program Combines Global Consistency with Regional Approach

Greenbuild 2010 International Forum brings global green building leaders together Read more