27 Jul 2018

The ACI Concrete Convention and Exposition, Las Vegas

The ACI Concrete Convention and Exposition attracts more than 2,000 engineers, architects, contractors, educators, manufacturers, and material representatives from around the world. Attendees will convene at the Rio All-Suites Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, October 14-18, 2018, to collaborate on concrete codes, specifications, and practices. Technical and educational sessions will

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concrete texture
24 Jul 2018

CSDA Builds On 6,000 Graduates – Opens Registration for Next Classes

The Concrete Sawing & Drilling Association (CSDA) announced a packed fall/winter 2018/19 training and certification schedule, with six hands-on courses planned at St. Petersburg College in beautiful Clearwater, Florida. Several additional training courses will be available in Las Vegas during World of Concrete 2019. CSDA has scheduled a series of

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concrete texture
21 Jul 2018

Construction Media Alliance Announces Winners of 2018 Editorial & Marketing Awards

The Construction Media Alliance – a network of construction industry journalists, public relations professionals, marketers, publishers and social media contributors – announced the winners of its second annual editorial and marketing awards via a Facebook Live webcast on June 5, 2018. The winners were chosen by a panel of industry

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18 Jul 2018

9 out of 10 U.S. Contractors Report Skilled Labor Shortage

Findings from the Q2 2018 USG Corporation + U.S. Chamber of Commerce Commercial Construction Index (Index) show four straight quarters with more than 90 percent of contractors concerned over labor shortages. Concerns increased quarter-over-quarter, with 47 percent of respondents expecting problems finding skilled workers to worsen in the next six

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ICRI-Bruns
15 Jul 2018

ICRI Sees Rapid Growth in Certification & Education Programs

In order to meet the industry’s growing demand for education and certification products, the International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) has hired its first full-time certification manager. Steven Bruns, PE, who is a former member of the ICRI board of directors, will serve the repair industry while helping fulfill ICRI’s mission

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07 Jul 2018

AEM Elects New Director: Willie Harbert of Eaton

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has elected Willie Harbert, vice president, sales, hydraulics group of Eaton, to the AEM CE Sector Board to fill an unexpired term. AEM officers and directors work on behalf of all member companies, giving their time and talent to provide strategic direction and guidance

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04 Jul 2018

Uplift Data Partners Integrates with PlanGrid to Give Construction Builders Immediate Access to Drone Imagery

Uplift Data Partners, the leading data capture pilot platform for enterprise businesses, today announced it has integrated with PlanGrid, the leader in construction productivity software. Uplift’s 2D and 3D aerial drone imagery is now accessible directly into PlanGrid, giving construction teams a real-time view of job sites and dramatically improving

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