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  • Largo Concrete Turns 25!

    This year, Largo Concrete, Inc. celebrates its 25th anniversary as a company!

  • Making Stronger, "Greener" Concrete

    MIT researchers have discovered new possibilities for creating stronger cement that may be used to create concrete that has less of an...

  • Self-Consolidating Concrete Under Pressure

    Findings from SCC Under Pressure – a research event focused on the effects of formwork pressure when using self-consolidating concrete –...


Web Exclusives

  • Concrete Reinforcement through the Years

    Reinforced concrete is a composite material in which concrete's relatively low tensile strength and ductility are counteracted by the inclusion of reinforcement having higher tensile strength and/or ductility. Here is a review of concrete over the past 40 years.

  • The Variokit formwork carriage ensured rapid concreting sequences for the construction of the new subway station in Seattle. HD 200 heavy-duty props served as temporary support for the longitudinal edge beams.

    Capitol Hill Station

    System-based project solution saves time and money.

  • Meet CPAA’s New President: Chad Gill

    Don't miss this engaging Q&A with Chad Gill, robotics design engineer turned polished concrete contractor.



Concrete Insights

Editor-in-Chief Bill Palmer's insights into the concrete industry.

Guest Blogger

Every once in a while we will give our readers a chance to voice their opinions and insight.

Uncommon Sense

A colorful look into the concrete industry from Craig Cottongim.

Contractor Tips

Damian Lang gives helpful tips to contractors.


2014 WOC Daily News Post Show

2014 WOC Daily News Post Show Review


Road Building Supplement

2014 Road Building Supplement

Roads to Success: Low-Cost Road Repair Methods; Fixing San Francisco's Bay Bridge; Roller-Compacted Concrete.


Project of the Month

CC's Project of the Month Contest

CC’s Project of the Month is an opportunity for you to showcase your latest work!

  • A Concrete Education at College Avenue Commons

    Designed as a monument to the construction industry, The College Avenue Commons is a cutting edge teaching facility at Arizona State...

  • McCarthy J Craig Venter

    Landmark Sustainable Laboratory

    Designed as one of the most sustainable research facilities in the world, the J. Craig Venter Institute is the new home for scientists...

  • Shotcrete Sculpting

    This project safely stabilized the slope while leaving homeowners with a view from their backyards of a natural-looking rock formation made...


The Current Issue

September 2014

Brace Yourself! Support for Your Tilt-up Project; Beware of Sidejobs; The Future of Post-Tensioned Structures


From the Archives

Read through CC's extensive archives to see how the industry has changed, and how it's remained the same.

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    From the Archives...

    For our 50th anniversary, Concrete Construction takes a look back to our own beginnings by pulling some of our favorite products of...

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    Polypropylene Fibers

    Around 1960, the industry began investigating the use of synthetic fibers to improve the performance of concrete.


Buyer's Guide

2014 Buyer's Guide



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