13 Jan 2018

World Cement Association appoints CNBM Chairman Zhiping Song as its new President

Zhiping Song, Chairman of China National Building Materials (CNBM) has been appointed the new President of the World Cement Association. This is the first time a representative from a Chinese organisation has taken the helm of an international cement association. Mr. Song gave his first keynote address as President yesterday

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07 Jan 2018

Husqvarna to Acquire Atlas Copco Concrete And Compaction Business

Husqvarna will acquire Atlas Copco’s light compaction and concrete equipment business, including plate compactors, tandem rollers, and concrete vibrators “Atlas Copco’s light compaction & concrete equipment business fits well into Husqvarna Construction’s strategy for expanding deeper into the market segment of concrete surfaces” said Kai Wärn, president and CEO of

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05 Jan 2018

Topcon and Bentley Systems announce kick-off of Constructioneering Academy

Topcon Positioning Group and Bentley Systems announce the kick-off date of their collaborative Constructioneering Academy initiative. The first session is scheduled for February 13, 2018 in Livermore, California. Topcon and Bentley have joined efforts to provide opportunities designed to allow construction industry professionals to learn best practices in constructioneering, a

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03 Jan 2018

The ACI’s Concrete Convention and Exposition for 2018

More than 2,000 engineers, architects, contractors, educators, manufacturers, and material representatives from around the world are expected to convene at the The Grand America Hotel & The Little America Hotel, Salt Lake City, UT, USA, March 25-29, 2018, to collaborate on concrete codes, specifications, and practices. Technical and educational sessions

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26 Nov 2017

Professional Products Direct Joins the Concrete Foundations Association

Professional Products Direct has joined the CFA. The company provides a range of high quality professional products at wholesale prices to help you successfully complete your construction project. They carry a full line of sealants that are designed to protect porous surfaces from environmental damage. The company’s SingleClean and SingleSeal

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23 Nov 2017

The Concrete Foundations Association Welcomes Back Westminster Hydraulics

Located in Taneytown, Maryland, Westminster Hydraulics Inc. is the CFA’s newest associate member. The company has been specializing in building articulating boom trucks to meet the exacting requirements of our demanding customers since 1979. Operators in many various industries that use material handling equipment such as wallboard, poured walls, precast

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20 Nov 2017

World Cement Association Welcomes Vietnam’s Vissai Cement Group

The World Cement Association announced today that Vietnam’s largest cement exporter, Vissai Cement, has joined its fast-growing, international membership. The Association now boasts a network of members and representatives that cover 26 countries. “We are delighted that with Vissai Cement, we are welcoming a new member from an exciting country

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