CIM Live Auction
03 Mar 2018

CIM Programs Holds Record-Breaking Auction at 2018 World of Concrete

The National Steering Committee (NSC) for 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 – raised more than $1.1 million in gross revenue at its annual auction, held in conjunction with the World

Bonded Abrasive Spec
01 Mar 2018

The Concrete Polishing Council Releases Bonded Abrasive Polished Concrete Specification Revision

The Concrete Polishing Council (CPC), a specialty council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, Missouri, has released the revision to the Bonded Abrasive Polished Concrete Specification, a document of significance to polishing contractors, concrete contractors, designers and facility owners. The original polished concrete specification, published by

28 Feb 2018

American Concrete Pumping Association Announces Workforce Development Program

The American Concrete Pumping Association (ACPA) is excited to announce the creation of its Workforce Development program, designed to help members recruit job candidates in an increasingly competitive job market. β€œThe ACPA Workforce Development program draws upon the latest technology, strategic partnerships and networking opportunities within the industry to advance

concrete texture
24 Feb 2018

ICRI Elects New Officers and Board members

The International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) announced the election by the membership of new officers and board members for 2018, including Ralph C. Jones, PE, with Structural Engineering Associates as its President. The terms began on January 1, 2018. To support Jones, the ICRI membership also elected the following officers:

2018 ACI Collection
20 Feb 2018

American Concrete Institute Releases 2018 ACI Collection of Concrete Codes, Specifications, and Practices

Formerly known as the Manual of Concrete Practice, the ACI Collection is the most comprehensive and largest single source of information on concrete design, construction, and materials, with nearly 50 codes and specifications and more than 200 practices – including all guides and reports. The ACI Collection features ACI 318

17 Feb 2018

AEM Launches Podcast to Explore Disruptive Industry Topics

Expanding on the scope of its efforts to keep members apprised of potentially disruptive trends in the construction and agriculture equipment industries, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) is launching a podcast that will explore a different cutting-edge topic every month. The AEM Thinking Forward Podcast is now available for

PCA Forecast 2018 World of Concrete
15 Feb 2018

PCA Chief Economist Offered Annual Forecast Sneak Peek at 2018 World of Concrete

Economic momentum supported by tax reform and federal infrastructure programs will play key roles in the demand for concrete construction in the years ahead, said Ed Sullivan, Portland Cement Association (PCA) Senior Vice President and Chief Economist. At a press conference during the 2018 World of Concrete in Las Vegas,