Prairie Material

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High-E Mixes Helping Shape Chicago Skyline

Thinner columns and beams create roomier interiors for tight urban sites. More

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Self-consolidating concrete flows into a plexiglass U-mold

Self-consolidating concrete, delivered by Prairie Material, flows into a... More

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The Concrete Producer Survey: Bright Spots of Recovery

Concrete producers echoed expert economists’ opinions in the 2013 TCP Survey.... More

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Frenemies: Can concrete and asphalt find common ground?

Each year when new college interns join our magazine’s staff for the summer, we make a point to visit a local producer for a crash course on the concrete industry. This year, Prairie Material invited us to visit its Addison, Ill., plant, as well as a roller-compacted concrete paving project in nearby Streamwood. More