04 Feb 2018

ACI Expands Mission to Focus on Global Standards Adoption

The American Concrete Institute announces that its mission has been expanded to reflect its proactive approach to advocating the global adoption of ACI standards. ACI – a leading authority and resource worldwide for individuals and organizations involved in concrete design, construction, and materials – has long focused its efforts on

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03 Feb 2018

New Improved Benefits Available to ACI Members

The American Concrete Institute is pleased to announce new individual membership benefits. Effective now, all ACI individual members receive free digital access to the Institute’s 200+ practices – including all guides and reports – plus free shipping in the continental United States. Additionally, members will have the added benefit of

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28 Jan 2018

Quad-Lock Building Systems joins CFA

The Quad-Lock team provides amazingly sustainable and resilient building shells for our customers’ well-being, finances, and environment. Quad-Lock’s Insulating Concrete Forms (ICFs) for walls, floors and roofs create very healthy, comfortable, safe, and energy-efficient buildings at a lower total cost of ownership. Quad-Lock’s professional partners and team pride themselves in

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13 Jan 2018

World Cement Association appoints CNBM Chairman Zhiping Song as its new President

Zhiping Song, Chairman of China National Building Materials (CNBM) has been appointed the new President of the World Cement Association. This is the first time a representative from a Chinese organisation has taken the helm of an international cement association. Mr. Song gave his first keynote address as President yesterday

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11 Jan 2018

The ACI Announces Educational Partnership with Dubai Show

The American Concrete Institute announces that it will host the ACI Concrete Essentials Seminar Series at the Big 5 Heavy Show in Dubai, UAE, March 26-27, 2018. The two-day seminar series will give participants an in-depth look into topics including concrete repair, self-consolidating concrete, mass concrete, and more. Additionally, the

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07 Jan 2018

Husqvarna to Acquire Atlas Copco Concrete And Compaction Business

Husqvarna will acquire Atlas Copco’s light compaction and concrete equipment business, including plate compactors, tandem rollers, and concrete vibrators “Atlas Copco’s light compaction & concrete equipment business fits well into Husqvarna Construction’s strategy for expanding deeper into the market segment of concrete surfaces” said Kai Wärn, president and CEO of

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05 Jan 2018

Topcon and Bentley Systems announce kick-off of Constructioneering Academy

Topcon Positioning Group and Bentley Systems announce the kick-off date of their collaborative Constructioneering Academy initiative. The first session is scheduled for February 13, 2018 in Livermore, California. Topcon and Bentley have joined efforts to provide opportunities designed to allow construction industry professionals to learn best practices in constructioneering, a

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