April 2012 Table of Contents

WEB EXCLUSIVE
Pouring from the Bottom-Up with SCC

Wayne Brothers Inc. uses self-consolidating concrete to construct six free-standing shear walls at Fayetteville State University in Fayetteville, N.C. Read more

Dehumidification Dehumidification

This concrete plan tackles moisture issues and helps prevent construction delays. Read more

Defending Against Cold Weather Takes Planning

Clark Construction handled cold-weather concrete pours by strategically using curing blankets. Read more

FEATURES
Formwork Innovation Formwork Innovation

Building an architectural concrete elevator core took comprehensive planning. Read more

Alternative Concrete Demolition Techniques Alternative Concrete Demolition Techniques

Techniques for demolishing concrete that don't involve mechanical breaking. Read more

JOBSITE PRODUCTS
Makita LXPH01 18-V LXT Hammer Driver-Drill Makita LXPH01 18-V LXT Hammer Driver-Drill

The 4-lb. LXPH01 18-V LXT cordless 1/2-in. hammer driver-drill kit combines high torque and speed in a 8 1/2-in.-long compact cordless package. Read more

CS Unitec Inc. Model 2 2406 0010 Hydraulic Rotary Hammer Drill CS Unitec Inc. Model 2 2406 0010 Hydraulic Rotary Hammer Drill

Model 2 2406 0010 Hydraulic Rotary Hammer Drill provides 3400 blows/min. for drilling through tough concrete, rock, and masonry. Read more

Dewalt SDS Max and Spine hammers Dewalt SDS Max and Spine hammers

Delivering options for your next job, six SDS Max and Spine hammers are available to get the job done. Read more

Metabo SBE710 and the SBE 1100 Plus Metabo SBE710 and the SBE 1100 Plus

The SBE710 and the SBE 1100 Plus are designed for use on concrete block, solid concrete, and brick. Read more

Hilit TE 700-AVR Demolition Hammer Hilit TE 700-AVR Demolition Hammer

The 17.4-lb TE 700-AVR Demolition Hammer is built for comfort and specially designed for extensive renovation work. Read more

Milwaukee Corp. 1 9/16-in. SDS Max and Spline Rotary Hammers Milwaukee Corp. 1 9/16-in. SDS Max and Spline Rotary Hammers

The 1 9/16-in. SDS Max and Spline Rotary Hammers come equipped with a 10 1/2 amp motor and develop 5 1/2 ft.-lbs. of impact energy to provide maximum performance. Read more

Other Articles
iQuick Estimator iQuick Estimator

Estimate materials, labor, and more for six different construction trades including concrete, flooring, drywall, paint, roofing, and framing all from the iQuick Estimator app available on the iPhone and iPod Touch. Read more

Changes Cause Distress Changes Cause Distress

Volume changes can cause distress in 3D concrete structural members. Learn why. Read more

Recognizing Problems Recognizing Problems

Calculate the stress of a load to eliminate jobsite problems. Read more

You and Your Ready-Mix Supplier You and Your Ready-Mix Supplier

From CC's LinkedIn Group came these questiosn: How is your relationship with your ready-mix supplier? How many contractors view their ready-mix supplier relationship as "us against them"? Read more

3D Concrete Printing, Impalement Protection, and Self-Curing Concrete 3D Concrete Printing, Impalement Protection, and Self-Curing Concrete

Research from Loughborough University, rebar caps, and Hidratium are among this month's innovations. Read more

How-to Zone Properties of Hardened Concrete

Concrete has both compressive and tensile strength. Read more

Engaging the Team Engaging the Team

Build teamwork by increasing communication and identify everyone's skills. Read more

Leveraging Your Business Socially Leveraging Your Business Socially

Take advantage of the power of social media by engaging your customers. Read more

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