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23 Feb 2017

Tilt-Up Concrete Association Announces Inaugural Class of TCA College of Fellows

The Tilt-Up Concrete Association, an international nonprofit organization that serves to expand and improve the use of tilt-up as the preferred building system, announced the inaugural class of the TCA College of Fellows. Honorees were installed during the Tilt-Up Awards Gala at the International Tilt-Up Convention and Expo in Denver, Colorado in October. The TCA College of

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22 Feb 2017

Drew G. Burns Joins Slag Cement Association As Marketing Coordinator

The Slag Cement Association announced the addition of Drew G. Burns as Marketing Coordinator.  In this new position, Burns will work to expand the market for slag cement through positive, informative, and regular marketing communications.  The Slag Cement Association represents companies that produce and ship slag cement (ground granulated blast

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18 Feb 2017

American Concrete Institute Releases 2017 Edition of Manual of Concrete Practice

The American Concrete Institute has released the printed and digital editions of its 2017 “Manual of Concrete Practice.” Containing more than 250 documents, it is the most comprehensive and largest single source of concrete practice information available in one set. The “Manual of Concrete Practice” is a must-have for professionals in

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18 Feb 2017

ACPA presents Distinguished Service and Recognition Awards

The American Concrete Pavement Association named the recipients of its 2016 Distinguished Service Recognition Awards, including the Marlin J. Knutson Award for Technical Achievement, the Lifetime Pavement Recognition Award and the Outstanding Pavement Promotion Award. The association named the William J. Hughes Technical Center in Atlantic City, New Jersey, as

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WOW! Winner, Mission Concepcion Park, Sundek of San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas
17 Feb 2017

Decorative Concrete Council Announces Award Winning Projects

The Decorative Concrete Council, a specialty council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors, announced the winners of its ninth annual Decorative Concrete Awards competition at a ceremony at World of Concrete on January 17, 2017. Sundeck of San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, won the WOW! Award, best overall project,

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15 Feb 2017

CIM Scholarship and Auction at World of Concrete 2017

World of Concrete 2017 drew 50,770 registered professionals and featured more than 1,455 companies exhibiting across more than 681,196 net square feet of space. The Weatherton Scholarship was presented to Dan Regad, from New Jersey Science & Technology University. Regad received a $2,500 scholarship. In addition, Concrete Industry Management held

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12 Feb 2017

ACI Announces New Research Product

The American Concrete Institute Foundation announced the completion of a new research product: “Evaluation of Seismic Behavior of Coupling Beams with Various Types of Steel Fiber Reinforced Concrete.” Gustavo J. Parra-Montesinos, University of Wisconsin – Madison, served as the project’s principal investigator. Traditionally, coupling beams between special structural walls (shear

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