June 2013 Table of Contents

WEB EXCLUSIVE
Concrete Remediation project at Wolf Creek dam

Pyles Concrete and Oshkosh S-Series vehicles help complete massive remediation project. Read more

Crystalline Waterproofing Crystalline Waterproofing

Preventing moisture intrusion from hairline cracks on tilt-up concrete panels. Read more

FEATURES
Rebar Without Corrosion Rebar Without Corrosion

Alternative reinforcing materials can improve concrete performance in harsh conditions and critical applications. We look at the choices. Read more

Pervious Concrete Maintenance

The defining characteristic of pervious concrete is its ability to drain. If the surface becomes clogged, the infiltration rate can be compromised. Good maintenance prevents the need for remedial cleaning over the life of the pavement for most situations. Read more

JOBSITE PRODUCTS
Doka's Top 50 Modular Gang Form System Doka's Top 50 Modular Gang Form System

Top 50 is a modular gang form system constructed from standard parts that can be assembled in any configuration for a wide range of applications. Read more

Western Forms Flagship Elite Forming System Western Forms Flagship Elite Forming System

The Flagship Elite Forming System is a versatile concrete forming system. Read more

Titan HV Quick-Release Drop-Head Titan HV Quick-Release Drop-Head

Titan HV’s quick–release drop-head allows for removal of framing members one to two days after the pour. Read more

Spee-D-Form Inc.'s Nail-less Forming System Spee-D-Form Inc.'s Nail-less Forming System

Spee-D-Form is a unique nail-less system for the rapid and accurate set up and disassembly of perimeter speed forms for new and retrofit construction conrete forming processes. Read more

Peri RAPID Column Formwork Peri RAPID Column Formwork

Perfect concrete surfaces can be achieved using RAPID column formwork. Read more

EFCO Forms' Power Shield Building Perimeter Protection System EFCO Forms' Power Shield Building Perimeter Protection System

Power Shield building perimeter protection system is a multi-purpose system that surrounds the perimeter of a high-rise building during construction. Read more

Dayton Superior's Symons Sym-Ply Concrete Forming System Dayton Superior's Symons Sym-Ply Concrete Forming System

The all new Symons Sym-Ply concrete forming system features 1500 psf allowable pressure, 80 ksi steel for strength. Read more

Aluma Systems' Aluma Hi-Flyer Column-Hung System Aluma Systems' Aluma Hi-Flyer Column-Hung System

The Aluma Hi-Flyer is a superior column-hung system designed for creating large tables - typically 30 ft wide by 80 ft long Read more

CONTRACTOR TO WATCH
Contractor to Watch: Birdwell & Associates in Lakeland, Fla. Contractor to Watch Contractor to Watch: Birdwell & Associates in Lakeland, Fla.

Bryan Birdwell talks about the success of his family-run concrete paving company and its dedication to education and safety. Read more

Other Articles
Project of the Month: Decorative Concrete Brought to Life Project of the Month Project of the Month: Decorative Concrete Brought to Life

Kim Nielsen sculpts concrete figures in his free time. his latest creation is A Tree With Soul, symbolizing the soul of an old tree. Read more

Concrete Admixture Innovations Concrete Admixture

A new admixture claims to increase strength and reduce cracking. Read more

Cool Work Clothes Innovations Cool Work Clothes

New fabrics for work clothes keep workers dry and cool. Read more

Safety videos Innovations Safety videos

OSHA safety videos are a useful tool for educating workers and are available in English and Spanish. Read more

Contractor to Watch: Birdwell & Associates in Lakeland, Fla. Contractor to Watch Contractor to Watch: Birdwell & Associates in Lakeland, Fla.

Bryan Birdwell talks about the success of his family-run concrete paving company and its dedication to education and safety. Read more

reThink Pavements

In the ongoing effort to convince local governments that concrete is the best paving material, on June 4, the Ready Mixed Concrete Association of Ontario launched rethinkpavements.ca, a new web portal created to provide comprehensive information on the use, construction, and environmental sustainability of concrete pavements. Read more

Respect Your Dispatcher Respect Your Dispatcher

If you want to get your ready-mixed concrete dispatcher’s fullest cooperation, think about passing on these ideas to your crews. Read more

Construction Change Orders 101 Construction Change Orders 101

Changes on a construction project are inevitable; manage change orders to protect your profits. Read more

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