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CIM and ACI

Concrete Industry Management Receives Award for Outstanding Contribution to Industry from ACI

The Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program – a business intensive program that awards students with a four-year Bachelor of Science degree in Concrete Industry Management – is pleased to announce it has been recognized by the American Concrete Institute (ACI) for outstanding contribution and dedication to the concrete industry. ACI […]

Cement Plant Recognized for Safety and Energy Efficiency

Cement Plant Recognized for Safety and Energy Efficiency

GCC’s Pueblo Plant won the Portland Cement Association’s (PCA) 2019 Chairman’s Safety Performance  award which recognizes outstanding safety performance in the manufacturing of portland cement, the core ingredient used in all forms of concrete. “We’re very proud of the Pueblo Plant for being recognized for its safety record,” said Ron […]

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ACI Announces ACI Concrete Conventions Virtual Technical Presentations

Following cancellation of the recent ACI Concrete Convention this past March due to COVID-19, the American Concrete Institute announces its ACI Concrete Convention’s Virtual Technical Presentations will be hosted June 1-3, 2020.  An online learning experience brought to you by ACI University, these virtual technical presentations originally scheduled for the […]

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Stone Paper Partners With Health Industry Leaders in Mask Production Around the World

Around the world, people have been using combinations of fabric, paper, and plastic shields over their faces to avoid contagion. In an effort to do its part to fight the novel COVID-19 virus, Stone Paper®, a mineral paper producer based in B.C. Canada, is offering a durable and eco-friendly material to create […]

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Giatec Expert to Steer Standardizing Corrosion Detection

Giatec, a leader in concrete testing technologies, has announced that their head of research and development, Andrew Fahim, M.Sc.E., has been chosen to join the ASTM WK68960 and ASTM G01.11.5: “New Test Method for Measuring Corrosion Rate of Uncoated Reinforcing Steel in Concrete” committee.   As no standard currently exists, this ASTM committee has […]

AIT Bridges

AIT Bridges and the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure Join Forces to Spearhead Sustainability

AIT Bridges, a division of Advanced Infrastructure Technologies (AIT), a designer and supplier of composite bridge systems and structural components for commercial construction, announced today it has joined the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI), as a member, gaining accreditation for its employees and projects. For the last decade, AIT Bridges and ISI […]

Elcometer Technical Manager Appointed as NACE Standards Board Vice Chair

Following the recent formation of their new Standards Board, NACE International, a worldwide corrosion prevention organisation, has appointed David Barnes, Elcometer’s Technical Manager, as their Vice Chair. David has been elected as Vice Chair due to his proven leadership role within Elcometer Limited and familiarity with NACE International as a […]

Ramtech Set to Move to the Next Construction Phase for the Permanent Modular Office Building

Ramtech Set to Move to the Next Construction Phase for the Permanent Modular Office Building

Design-build commercial modular construction firm Ramtech Building Systems of Mansfield, Texas has announced that the company has completed all of the soil preparation requirements and will now begin development of the concrete foundation for the 22,680 square foot permanent modular office building the company is constructing for Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) in […]