15 Feb 2019

Course certifies for OSHA crane operators

The Concrete Foundations Association (CFA) has partnered with Cranes 101 and Irving Equipment to offer a 3-day crane certification event on March 13-15, 2019. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires employers in the construction industries to comply with a requirement for crane operator certification. Employers that invest in

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30 Jan 2019

AMERICAN CONCRETE INSTITUTE ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF PERVIOUS CONCRETE CYLINDER STUDENT COMPETITION

The American Concrete Institute announces the winners of its 2018 Pervious Concrete Cylinder Student Competition. The competition took place at the recent Concrete Convention and Exposition in Las Vegas, NV, USA. The first, second, and third place in the Cylinder Performance, and Cementitious Efficiency categories each receive cash awards of

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26 Jan 2019

B2W Software’s Construction Scheduling and Dispatching Solution Earns Two Technology Awards

B2W Software, a leading provider of heavy construction management software, announced that B2W Schedule, its new solution for collaborative, real-time resource scheduling and dispatching, recently earned two technology honors for its ability to help contractors optimize construction crews, equipment and materials. B2W Schedule earned a Golden Bridge Award – Silver

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22 Jan 2019

With 501(c)(3) Status, Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention’s First Strategic Planning Session Propels Initiative Forward

On August 3, 2018, the Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention (Alliance) became classified as a public charity under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3) and, on September 25, held its first strategic planning session in Washington, D.C. Formed two years ago by the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA), the mission

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12 Jan 2019

New Super Durable Concrete Developed by FEFU Engineers

The new brand of concrete was designed for the construction of the runway strips and should make them more reliable and safe. The composition developed is 46 percent stronger than the brands known, has an improved static compressive strength, and high shock endurance. The uniqueness of the development is confirmed

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06 Jan 2019

Kapro Tools Wins Two 2018 Pro Tool Innovation Awards

Kapro Tools received two Pro Tool Innovation Awards. The winning tools are the 946M-Smarty Magnetic Optivision Cast level on the Hand Tools – Levels category and the 873G ProLaser Green vector Laser level on the Line Laser Levels category. A panel of judges made up of tool and media professionals

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04 Jan 2019

ACI ANNOUNCES NEW MIDDLE EAST REGIONAL DIRECTOR

The American Concrete Institute is pleased to announce Ahmad Mhanna as the Institute’s Middle East Regional Director. In this new staff position, Mhanna will focus on ACI’s comprehensive plan to increase knowledge-sharing throughout the Middle East. The great innovation occurring now in the region combined with ACI’s one-hundred-plus years of

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