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… lastly: Researchers at the University of Washington’s College of Built Environment’s Carbon Leadership Forum developed standards to track and report the environmental footprint of concrete.
The panelists from the Quality in Slabs Luncheon and Forum discuss measuring quality in concrete slabs and how to create an awards program to recognize outstanding slabs and floors. They touch on what should be
EPA Pushing for New Construction Stormwater Rule
The Environmental Protection Agency has created a new National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit for stormwater runoff from construction sites.
ACI Strategic Development Council’s New Leadership
The concrete industry’s Strategic Development Council, a Council of the ACI Foundation, announced its new Chair and Board members.
Structural Engineering & Construction Scholarship
The new $1,500 Simpson Strong-Tie Structural Engineering & Construction Scholarship encourages students to perform research on resilient construction materials or techniques.
ACPA’s Excellence in Concrete Pavement Awards
The Georgia Concrete Paving Association announced that the Georgia DOT has won a Gold Award in the Divided Highways–Rural category for the widening and reconstruction of I-95 in Glynn and McIntosh Counties, Ga.
This year, for the first time, contractors had a unique opportunity to witness real-time demonstrations during two Concrete Construction Live! educational sessions. Find out more about these hands-on demos …
I keep getting calls for more certified shotcrete nozzlemen and my list is a lot smaller than I would like. I’m also always looking for non certified nozzleman from time to time as long as you have at least a cople hundred hours of nozzle time.
If you are interested, get me …
Concrete Industry news, What’s in the magazine, News from the World of Concrete, and more… Here’s whats new this month: