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MCI®-2020 Gel Delivers Robust Corrosion Protection to the Depth of Steel Reinforcement

September 8, 2021 - in News, Products

Corrosion of metal reinforcement is one of the most serious threats to the durability of concrete structures. While many excellent technologies delay and mitigate the effects of corrosion on embedded reinforcement, there are fewer options when corrosion takes…

Curb Roller Manufacturing Debuts Lynx Modular Roller Screed at World of Concrete

June 18, 2021 - in News, Products

Curb Roller Manufacturing’s Lynx Screed System comes in two packages that consist of three 7-foot length pipes or 5-, 7- and 9-foot length pipes. The…

Curb Roller Manufacturing Appoints Jesse Smith as General Manager

March 11, 2021 - in News, People

FAIRVIEW, Kan.– Curb Roller Manufacturing, the world leader in shaped concrete roller screeds, announces Jesse Smith as its new general manager. Smith…

GRAVITY: It Just Works—Massive Concrete Blocks Resolve Detention-Basin Challenges

October 13, 2016 - in Articles, Feature, Featured

By Angus W. Stocking, L.S. Houston’s Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 17 is clumsily named, but its mission is admirably clear: per the organization’s website, TIRZ 17 is a “local government corporation created to aid, assist and act on behalf of…

American Concrete Institute Announces New Structural Concrete Specifications

July 22, 2016 - in Corporate, News

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., July 22, 2016 – The American Concrete Institute announces the availability of two important new documents for concrete industry professionals: ACI 301-16 Specifications for Structural Concrete, and the ACI Field Reference Manual.…

Dan Eckenrode Named New Executive Director at PCI Gulf South

July 8, 2016 - in People

CHICAGO, July 8, 2016—The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) announced that Dan Eckenrode has been named as the new executive director of its Gulf South Region, serving the states of Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi. Eckenrode has more than…

American Concrete Institute Announces New Publication on Insulating Concrete Forms

July 6, 2016 - in Buildings, Design/Engineering

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., July 6, 2016—The American Concrete Institute announces the availability of an important new publication for concrete industry professionals—ACI 560R-16 Report on Design and Construction with Insulating Concrete Forms (ICFs). This…

Taking the Drag Out of Industrial Pumping

July 1, 2016 - in Construction, Corporate

A new CSIRO technology that takes the energy-sapping ‘drag’ out of industrial pumping has been adopted by major mining company Glencore’s Minara Resources following a successful full-scale trial. The drag reduction technology can save mining companies…

Concrete 2029 Continues Building to the Future

June 29, 2016 - in Corporate

Farmington Hills, Mich., June 28, 2016—Spearheaded by the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) and facilitated by the ACI Foundation’s Strategic Development Council (SDC), Concrete 2029 was recently launched as a strategic initiative to develop…

Concrete Made from Dried Sewage Sludge

June 28, 2016 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

Disposing sludge left over from treating sewage water is a major challenge for wastewater plants in Malaysia. While studies show that the volume of sludge is expected to rise, disposal options are limited due to strict environmental regulations, including…