July 2013 Table of Contents

WEB EXCLUSIVE
Good Formwork for Homes Good Formwork for Homes

With a total of 855 slabs of 7800 square feet to be poured, MevaDec’s early stripping advantage save the site substantial time and material. Read more

Reconfigurable Formwork was used on the Moore County Water Pollution Control Plant Expansion Reconfigurable Formwork was used on the Moore County Water Pollution Control Plant Expansion

Reconfiguring one formwork system for multiple uses helped speed along a project. Read more

FEATURES
Organizing for Efficiency Organizing for Efficiency

L.L. Geans Construction, Mishawaka, Ind., has organized its office, shop, job trailers, and processes, leading to greater efficiency and higher productivity and safety. Read more

America's Concrete Contractors America's Concrete Contractors

Twenty-five concrete contractors provide inspiration and admiration. Read more

JOBSITE PRODUCTS
OnCenter Software + Online tools OnCenter Software + Online tools

On-Screen Takeoff, Quick Bid, and Digital Production Control leverage a database to drive improvement in bidding for lifecycle concrete construction projects. Read more

Viewpoint Construction Software + Mobile Field Manager Viewpoint Construction Software + Mobile Field Manager

Mobile Field manager provides contractors with an effective mobile application suite to track and record time, equipment, and production hours from remote locations. Read more

HCSS + HeavyJob Timecard app HCSS + HeavyJob Timecard app

The HeavyJob mobile phone time card app allows foremen and superintendents in the field to enter time and see job production data on their smartphones. Read more

Other Articles
Concrete Industry Insider Concrete Industry Insider

Ideas and opinions from CC Editor in Chief Bill Palmer. Read more

Concrete Phone Charger Concrete Phone Charger

This concrete pad allows induction charging of telephones and tablet computers. Read more

Corrosion Meter Corrosion Meter

Hand-held device can detect corrosion rate. Read more

Breaking a Concrete Cylinder Concrete Industry Breaking a Concrete Cylinder

The Bureau of Reclamation's Materials Engineering & Research Lab uses a left over concrete form to conduct an experiment. Read more

Pittsburg state University offers a tilt-up concrete curriculum to prepare the future leaders of the construction industry Concrete Industry Pittsburg state University offers a tilt-up concrete curriculum to prepare the future leaders of the construction industry

Professor Seth O'Brien teaches a hands-on approach to tilt-up concrete to students interested in working in the construction industry. Read more

The Educated Contractor Online Course for the Educated Concrete Contractor on Cementitous Materials in Concrete

This free course for concrete contractors describes where concrete has been used in a variety of projects that support sustainable construction. Read more

Self-Healing Sealer Innovations Self-Healing Sealer

This concrete sealer heals itself over cracks using microcapsules. Read more

Safety Infographic: Construction Accidents Safety Infographic: Construction Accidents

This infographic provides accident statistics. Read more

America's Concrete Contractors America's Concrete Contractors

Twenty-five concrete contractors provide inspiration and admiration. Read more

Luxury Survival Condo designed for extended off-grid living Project of the Month Luxury Survival Condo designed for extended off-grid living

Concrete is the material of choice when it comes to building a superstructure engineered to withstand a nuclear shock wave. Read more

Get to Know the ANSI Z359.7 Standard Get to Know the ANSI Z359.7 Standard

Undersrtanding the ANSI Z359.7 standard can help make your company compliant with the new requirements. Read more

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