Spring 2010 Table of Contents

JUST IN
Sherwin-Williams Co. FasTop 12S Just In Sherwin-Williams Co. FasTop 12S

FasTop 12S is resistant to impact, thermal shock, chemicals, hot oils, and steam cleaning. Read more

Cleveland Vibrator Co. Airpiston Concrete Vibrators Just In Cleveland Vibrator Co. Airpiston Concrete Vibrators

The UH, UHVM, and VGVM airpiston concrete vibrators are built strong, yet lightweight for durable, portable, and adjustable use. Read more

Command Alkon COMMANDoptimize Dispatch Tool Just In Command Alkon COMMANDoptimize Dispatch Tool

The COMMANDoptimize dispatch tool creates and adjusts an operational plan for all current and next-dispatch day operations. Read more

Titen HD Rod Hanger Just In Titen HD Rod Hanger

The Titen HD rod hanger is a high-strength screw anchor that provides a fast and convenient way to suspend threaded rod. Read more

Kohler Engines Command PRO with Quad-Clean Just In Kohler Engines Command PRO with Quad-Clean

Quad-Clean is an all-inone, four-stage cyclonic, heavy-duty air cleaning system that filters air particles and keeps the engine running. Read more

Gomaco Corp. PaveSmart 3D Just In Gomaco Corp. PaveSmart 3D

Slipform all profiles of curb and gutter without the use of stringline with the GT-3600 curb and gutter machine with Leica PaveSmart 3D. Read more

FEATURES
Dust Collection Products Dust Muzzle Ultra Feature Dust Collection Products Dust Muzzle Ultra

The Dust Muzzle Ultra, an efficient side-mounted vacuum pickup system, features a flexible adapter ring. Read more

BUILDING SYSTEMS & MATERIALS
KB-TZ Stainless Steel Anchor Building Systems & Materials KB-TZ Stainless Steel Anchor

The KB-TZ expansion anchor is available in Type 316 stainless steel, the first SS316 stud anchor on the market to receive ICC-ES approval. Read more

Cintec America Reinforcing Anchor System Building Systems & Materials Cintec America Reinforcing Anchor System

The Reinforcing Anchor System is used for repair and renovation of existing masonry buildings. Read more

INDUSTRY NEWS
Industry News Terex Sells Generator Line

In order to focus on its core aerial equipment business, Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP), Westport, Conn., announced it has sold the Terex generator product line to Cummins Power Generation. Read more

H. Gordon Gates Passes Away Industry News H. Gordon Gates Passes Away

Gordon Gates, a member of Gates & Sons Inc., Denver, for more than 60 years, passed away Dec. 20, 2009, at the age of 86. Gates spent the early years of his career concentrating on his father’s twisted wire tie invention. Read more

Industry News Gagnon Wins Pioneer Award

Darrell Gagnon, concrete placing manager of Cemstone, Mendota Heights, Minn., recently received a Pioneer Award from the American Concrete Pumping Association, Lewis Center, Ohio. The award, presented at the 2010 World of Concrete in Las Vegas, recognizes recipients for their unique contributions to the concrete pumping industry. Read more

Industry News CC Accepting CC100 Entries, Due in April

We’re currently accepting entries for Concrete Construction’s 100—an industry survey of the top contractors in the United States. Read more

Are You Tough? Industry News Are You Tough?

Carhartt, Dearborn, Mich., and Cintas, Cincinnati, are searching for North America’s toughest workers. In conjunction with the roll-out of a new product line from the two companies, the Are You Carhartt Tough? contest is seeking American workers that represent strength, dependability, resilience, and ruggedness. Each quarter, starting April 30, three finalists will be announced. Read more

Industry News 2009 Sakrete Sack Winner Announced

Julius Peppers, linebacker for the Carolina Panthers, has been named the winner of Charlotte, N.C.- based Sakrete’s 2009 Sakrete Sack Program with a total of 27 quarterback sacks. A donation on behalf of Peppers will be made to the Business Volunteer Council, Charlotte, N.C., a coalition of local businesses that promote volunteerism. Read more

SITEWORK
Paladin Light Construction Bradco 485 Backhoe Sitework Paladin Light Construction Bradco 485 Backhoe

The Bradco 485 backhoe provides an 8-ft. 5-in. maximum digging depth and a 10-ft. 7-in. horizontal reach. Read more

Gehl Co. Articulated Loaders Sitework Gehl Co. Articulated Loaders

With sizes as narrow as 41 in., the 140, 340, and 500 loaders feature tipping loads ranging from 1900 to 5000 lbs. Read more

Terex Corp. PT-30 Track Loader Sitework Terex Corp. PT-30 Track Loader

The redesigned 33.7-hp PT-30 compact track loader features an increased lift height of 101 in., an operational weight of 3600 lbs. Read more

CEAttachments Inc. Backhoe Attachments Sitework CEAttachments Inc. Backhoe Attachments

Edge backhoe attachments turn skidsteer loaders into powerful excavators, simplifying jobs such as digging trenches and footings. Read more

PRODUCTION & PLACING
Bunyan Industries Rolling Edger Production & Placing Bunyan Industries Rolling Edger

The constraints for installing pervious concrete flatwork allow very little time for edging. Read more

Multiquip Inc. SuperScreed Production & Placing Multiquip Inc. SuperScreed

The self-propelled SuperScreed is hydraulically driven and requires only one operator. Read more

TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
Wagner Electronics Rapid RH Tools & Equipment Wagner Electronics Rapid RH

The Rapid RH’s design incorporates an accurate RH/temp sensor designed into every Smart Sensor Insert. Read more

James Instruments Inc. AquaProbe Tools & Equipment James Instruments Inc. AquaProbe

The AquaProbe measures moisture content in soils, such as lean clay, silt, sand, and general types of silty-sand soils. Read more

Doosan Infracore Portable Power Ingersoll Rand C185 Air Compressor Tools & Equipment Doosan Infracore Portable Power Ingersoll Rand C185 Air Compressor

The Ingersoll Rand C185 air compressor produces 185 cfm at 100 psi and runs off a high-performance 49-hp Kubota diesel engine. Read more

WerkMaster Scarab Five-Head Hand Grinder Tools & Equipment WerkMaster Scarab Five-Head Hand Grinder

The Scarab five-head hand grinder with stand-up handle can be used on concrete, stone, terrazzo, hardwood, and metal surfaces. Read more

Briggs & Stratton Commercial Power Vanguard Engines Tools & Equipment Briggs & Stratton Commercial Power Vanguard Engines

Four Vanguard single-cylinder engines were added to the Commercial Power series. Read more

Makita USA Inc. LS1216L Dual Slide Compound Miter Saw with Laser Tools & Equipment Makita USA Inc. LS1216L Dual Slide Compound Miter Saw with Laser

The 12-in. LS1216L Dual Slide Compound Miter Saw with Laser features 6 linear ball bearings and 4 steel rails for accurate cuts. Read more

MATERIALS
W.R. Meadows Inc. MEL-ROL LM Materials W.R. Meadows Inc. MEL-ROL LM

MEL-ROL LM is a single-component, polymer-modified, cold-applied, liquid membrane for belowgrade vertical waterproofing applications. Read more

Mar-flex Building Solutions Air & Vapor Barrier 1800 Materials Mar-flex Building Solutions Air & Vapor Barrier 1800

Air & Vapor Barrier 1800 provides a seamless and continuous membrane around the building envelope. Read more

Advanced Building Products Mortairvent Materials Advanced Building Products Mortairvent

The Mortairvent two-ply mortar deflection and ventilation system is designed for use with manufactured stone, stucco, EIFS, and brick. Read more

CONCRETE SURFACES
Lythic Solutions Inc. Lythic Densifier Concrete Surfaces Lythic Solutions Inc. Lythic Densifier

Lythic Densifier’s highly reactive colloidal silica fills concrete’s pores and capillaries, adding to the calcium hydrate reaction. Read more

Nox-Crete Products Group Duro-Nox LS Concrete Surfaces Nox-Crete Products Group Duro-Nox LS

The penetrating formulation of Duro-Nox LS provides permanent hardening and sealing protection. Read more

W.R. Meadows Liqui-Hard Ultra Concrete Densifier Concrete Surfaces W.R. Meadows Liqui-Hard Ultra Concrete Densifier

Liqui-Hard Ultra concrete densifier and chemical hardener is a ready-to-use colorless liquid. Read more

Atlas Tech Products Atlas Elite-HS Concrete Surfaces Atlas Tech Products Atlas Elite-HS

Atlas Elite-HS is a clear, waterbased, siliconate solution that densifies, seals, and dustproofs concrete surfaces. Read more

PRODUCTS IN ACTION
Products in Action Products in Action Products in Action

A survey of the Oklahoma City section of I-44 proved to the Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) that it was in desperate need of repair. Their solution: concrete pavement restoration (CPR). Read more

Other Articles
From the Editor Beacon of Hope

If you have been following Concrete & Masonry Construction Products, you’ve likely read the notion that regardless of the health of the construction industry, the introduction of new innovation and technology by tool and equipment manufacturers never ceas Read more

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