27 Oct 2018

BLUBLOC ACHIEVES ICC APPROVALS

BluBloc, a Portland, Oregon, ICF block company, has achieved approval the from International Code Council approval. Their block is made from 85 percent recycled ground Styrofoam and mixed with 15 percent portland cement, which is then formed into building blocks. The company produces and sells a cementitious “stay in place”

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26 Oct 2018

KNUCKLEBOOM SERVICES JOINS THE CFA

Knuckleboom Services, in business for 32 years, has joined the Concrete Foundations of America. Knuckleboom focuses on repairs, inspections and custom body assemblies for cranes. Their specialties include, but are not limited to: Hydraulic repair, installation, and maintenance of Articulating and Steelmaster Telescopic Cranes. Installation and maintenance of truck and

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06 Oct 2018

GeoKrete Geopolymer Awarded “Reduced Carbon Footprint” Certification

Quadex LLC, a division of the Vortex Companies recently announced that its GeoKrete Geopolymer mortar has received Reduced Carbon Footprint Certification by SCS Global Services, an internationally recognized sustainability certification body. GeoKrete was evaluated for its lower overall carbon footprint as it relates to potential greenhouse gas emissions from raw

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03 Oct 2018

Central Concrete Adopts CarbonCure Technology, Further Reducing the Carbon Footprint of Concrete

Central Concrete Supply Co., Inc. (“Central Concrete”), a northern California business unit of U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ: USCR) (“U.S. Concrete” or the “Company”) announced that it has adopted the CarbonCure Technology to further reduce the carbon footprint of its concrete mixes. This investment continues Central Concrete’s legacy of designing and

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30 Sep 2018

New Mini-Documentary Highlights How SkillsUSA is Building a Talent Pipeline for American Trade Professions

This is a MUST SEE documentary for anyone with an interest in workforce development and the future of trade jobs in the United States. “Building a Strong Foundation: SkillsUSA Prepares the American Workforce” is a new mini-documentary from WorkingNation that follows 20-year-old Logan Thomas and others as they learn and

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30 Sep 2018

ASV Celebrates 35 Successful Years of Pushing Limits

ASV Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: ASV), an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, celebrates 35 years of forward-thinking product development this year. The manufacturer commemorated the anniversary with an open house event in August at its Grand Rapids, Minnesota facility. Company CEO Andrew Rooke expressed

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23 Sep 2018

Oldcastle Precast Unveils New Name and New Brand

Oldcastle Precast is pleased to announce the unveiling of its new name and new brand, Oldcastle Infrastructure. The name change more accurately reflects the breadth and impact of our products and services, and our strategic direction. Our employees ensure millions of people have access to life’s most vital resources: shelter,

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