GSSI Updates to StructureScan Mini XT GPR Kit and Palm XT Antenna

GSSI, the world’s leading manufacturer of ground penetrating radar (GPR) equipment, announces new updates to the StructureScan Mini XT all-in-one GPR concrete inspection system, including a software update and a newly designed survey wheel for the Palm XT Antenna. Rugged, compact, and flexible, the StructureScan Mini XT is ideal for […]

John Hendry Joins Makinex as the New National Account Manager

John Hendry joins Makinex as the new National Account Manager, aiming to strengthen partnerships with key National Accounts. The announcement builds on Makinex’s pioneering mission to “Make Inefficiencies Extinct.” With an emphasis on overall operational-efficiency & safety, alongside providing high ROI products, the goals set to be accomplished are both […]

HIDE Skimmer Cover

Concrete Countertop Solutions Now Selling HIDE Skimmer Covers

Concrete Countertop Solutions Inc., creators of the Z Counterform and Z Poolform Systems will now be stocking and selling a revolutionary new product from HIDE Skimmer Covers. HIDE Covers are designed to have any surface material installed into the cover. This enables it to blend into the landscape, creating both […]

Wireless SmartRock Concrete Sensors Keep Construction Workers Safe During Pandemic

Giatec, frontrunner in concrete testing technologies, is leading the way in emphasizing safety on construction jobsites during COVID-19 with wireless concrete monitoring sensors, SmartRock. These award-winning sensors give contractors access to a comprehensive analysis of their concrete’s performance directly on their mobile devices. This speeds up and enhances the process […]

New ACI Specifications for Concrete Construction – ACI 301-20

The American Concrete Institute has released the new ACI 301-20, Specifications for Concrete Construction, along with the companion ACI Field Reference Manual. ACI 301 is a reference specification that engineers, architects, and specifiers can apply to projects involving concrete construction. The scope of the new ACI 301-20 expands to include […]

Keeping Workers Warm through the Winter Months with Bosch Heated Jackets and Hoodies

Bosch Power Tools, the world market leader for power tools and power tool accessories, announced its newest heated gear additions, the GHJ12V Heated Jacket and GHH12V-20 Heated Hoodie. Including enhanced, modern designs and light, durable materials, both the jacket and hoodie feature three temperature settings for enhanced control and comfort. […]

Perfecting patios
Cracks can disappear
with the magic of stencils

What are homeowners to do when they tire of a cracked concrete patio? Well, the expensive route involves tearing it out and replacing it. But there’s a better, more economical solution that will yield lasting results. Have the patio stenciled. When properly placed, random stone stencils on patios can work […]

2020 ASCC Safety Owner Award Announced

The Safety and Rick Management Council (SRMC) of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, announced that Ken Fender, Senior Vice President, Baker Concrete Construction, Washington D.C., received the ASCC Member Owner/Executive Safety Award for 2020, presented September 23, 2020, at the association’s Annual Conference. The purpose is […]