Summer 2010 Table of Contents

JUST IN
Pearson Heating Systems Inc. Water Chillers Just In Pearson Heating Systems Inc. Water Chillers

The company’s water chillers line for the ready-mix industry offer cooling capacities from 200 to 1300 yds./day. Read more

Panasonic Solutions Co. Toughbook 31 Just In Panasonic Solutions Co. Toughbook 31

The Toughbook 31 rugged notebook computer features an Intel Core i5 or i3 processor and 13.1-in. XGA LCD touchscreen display. Read more

Komatsu America Corp. PC78US-8 Compact Hydraulic Excavator Just In Komatsu America Corp. PC78US-8 Compact Hydraulic Excavator

The PC78US-8 Compact Hydraulic Excavator transmits pertinent machine operating information to a secure website. Read more

Vela Systems Vela Mobile: iPad Just In Vela Systems Vela Mobile: iPad

Vela Mobile: iPad enables construction team members to perform a number of key field processes on the jobsite. Read more

Coleman Cleat Coleman Cleat and Tie It Right System Just In Coleman Cleat Coleman Cleat and Tie It Right System

The Coleman Cleat and Tie It Right System create an efficient foundations system that takes less time to build and strip forms. Read more

Tradesman Tools FenceRoller Just In Tradesman Tools FenceRoller

Reuse construction barrier and silt fencing with the FenceRoller, a three-piece assembly that allows for easy, one-man retrieval. Read more

Bobcat Co. T870 Track Loader Just In Bobcat Co. T870 Track Loader

The 12,678-lb. T870 features a Tier 3 99-hp engine, 144-in. lift height, and unique cab-forward design. Read more

FEATURES
Feature 2010 MIP Winners Announced

The 2010 Most Innovative Products contest acknowledges innovation in the concrete and masonry construction industry. Read more

DECORATIVE
TexMaster Magic Trowel Decorative TexMaster Magic Trowel

The Magic Trowel is a decorative concrete tool, designed to smooth the surface of overlay cementitious products. Read more

Flex North America LCP 1703 VR Decorative Flex North America LCP 1703 VR

The Flex model LCP 1703 VR finishes concrete, granite, or marble. Read more

Color Savvy Systems Color Helper Decorative Color Savvy Systems Color Helper

The Color Helper is simple to use yet offers powerful time-saving features, including its ability to read a surface and identify colors. Read more

Decorative Concrete Countertop Specialties Con-Dri Diamond Polishing Pads

Con-Dri diamond polishing pads come in 4-, 5-, and 7-in. diameters and are designed for dry polishing applications. Read more

HTC 650 RX Decorative HTC 650 RX

The HTC 650 RX can be operated by remote control, allowing the entire grinding process to be handled by one person. Read more

CS Unitec PORTAMIX HIPPO PMH 70F Mixing Station Decorative CS Unitec PORTAMIX HIPPO PMH 70F Mixing Station

The PORTAMIX HIPPO PMH 70F mixing station allows for quick mixing and accurate placement of construction compounds. Read more

Blastrac 1-8DEZ Shot Blasting System Decorative Blastrac 1-8DEZ Shot Blasting System

The 1-8DEZ is a versatile, lightweight shot blasting system used to prepare concrete surfaces. Read more

Jelight Co. Inc. UV Light Machine Decorative Jelight Co. Inc. UV Light Machine

The advantages of UV coatings over traditional methods are significant to both customers and contractors. Read more

Mapei Corp. Planicrete UA mixed with Keracolor U/Ultracolor Plus Decorative Mapei Corp. Planicrete UA mixed with Keracolor U/Ultracolor Plus

When Planicrete UA is mixed with Keracolor U or Ultracolor Plus grouts, the resulting toppings open up a world of opportunities. Read more

One Day Floors Polyaspartic Polyurea Coating Decorative One Day Floors Polyaspartic Polyurea Coating

The One Day Floors polyaspartic polyurea coating delivers superior abrasion, chemical, and UV resistance. Read more

Rhino Fast Floor Decorative Floor Decorative Rhino Fast Floor Decorative Floor

Rhino FastFloor DF (Decorative Floor) is a two-component, rapidcuring, hybrid polyurea coating system. Read more

AdvaCoat ACC 75 Polyaspartic Coating Decorative AdvaCoat ACC 75 Polyaspartic Coating

ACC 75 is a 75% polyaspartic polyurea used as the prime coat, broadcast coat, and clear topcoat. Read more

Versatile Building Products Rock On Roll Decorative Versatile Building Products Rock On Roll

Roll On Rock provides a multicolored appearance resistant to hot tires, salt, oil, gas, and other chemicals. Read more

HP Spartacote Industrial-Strength Coating Systems Decorative HP Spartacote Industrial-Strength Coating Systems

HP Spartacote offers several industrial- strength polyaspartic coating systems for residential garage flours. Read more

Miracote Miraflake Decorative Miracote Miraflake

Miraflake is a seamless, fluid-applied epoxy flooring system broadcasted with decorative vinyl chips. Read more

SITEWORK
DuPont BIM Design Studio Jobsite Products DuPont BIM Design Studio

The DuPont BIM Design Studio is an integrated decision-making and planning resource that applies 3-D modeling for wall systems using the company’s Tyvek protective membrane products. Read more

VIBCO Vibrators VR-18 Reversible Plate Compactor Sitework VIBCO Vibrators VR-18 Reversible Plate Compactor

The VR-18 Reversible Plate Compactor is an ideal solution for landscaping and site prep. Read more

Kenco Corp. Horizontal Slab Lift Sitework Kenco Corp. Horizontal Slab Lift

This slab lift grips the slab and keeps it horizontal for loading and stacking. Read more

Arrow-Master Inc. P-Series Vibratory Plate Compactors’ Vibratory System Sitework Arrow-Master Inc. P-Series Vibratory Plate Compactors’ Vibratory System

The P-Series vibratory plate compactors’ vibratory system incorporates a full-width weight shaft and heavy-duty tapered roller bearings. Read more

Sakai America SV201 Series Sitework Sakai America SV201 Series

The SV201 series includes vibratory single-drum soil rollers for utility work, large trench compaction, and small site-prep jobs. Read more

PRODUCTION & PLACING
Stone Construction Equipment 955PM Mortar Mixer Production & Placing Stone Construction Equipment 955PM Mortar Mixer

Mix three full bags of mortar with the 9-cu.-ft. 955PM mortar mixer. No wasted materials from partial bags. Read more

Airplaco Equipment Co. Production & Placing Airplaco Equipment Co.

The PRO-CRETOR is a multipurpose shotcrete and grout pump/mixer designed for concrete resurfacing, bridge and tunnel repair, culvert lining, grouting, and road stabilization. Read more

BMH Systems Twin Shaft Mixer Production & Placing BMH Systems Twin Shaft Mixer

The Twin Shaft Mixer offers double horizontal synchronized axles that produces a helicoidal flown, giving homogeneity to the concrete mix and reduced mixing time. Read more

Reed Concrete Pumps MixerPump Production & Placing Reed Concrete Pumps MixerPump

MixerPump is a combined volumetric concrete mixer and concrete pump that can be driven to the jobsite. Read more

Cemen Tech MCD10-150 Mobile Concrete Dispenser Production & Placing Cemen Tech MCD10-150 Mobile Concrete Dispenser

The MCD10-150 Mobile Concrete Dispenser can produce up to 60 yds. of concrete per hour and hold up to 10 cu. yds. of materials. Read more

TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
Goldblatt Tool PRO Grip Concrete Floats Tools & Equipment Goldblatt Tool PRO Grip Concrete Floats

PRO Grip concrete floats are made with high-grade magnesium. Read more

Ames True Temper RazorBack Pulverizer Tools & Equipment Ames True Temper RazorBack Pulverizer

The RazorBack Pulverizer is a multipurpose concrete demolition tool that packs enough power and force to help get the bigger jobs done. Read more

Barker Steel Co. Inc. Quick Rebar Clamps Tools & Equipment Barker Steel Co. Inc. Quick Rebar Clamps

Quick Rebar Clamps reduce the use of lumber during concrete forming applications. Read more

Wacker Neuson Corp. Model CRT 48-35L-PS Tools & Equipment Wacker Neuson Corp. Model CRT 48-35L-PS

Model CRT 48-35L-PS offers easy operation, service, and performance for flatwork concrete jobs. Read more

Geophysical Survey Systems Inc. StructureScan Mini Tools & Equipment Geophysical Survey Systems Inc. StructureScan Mini

Locate rebar, conduits, post-tension cables, and voids, and determine concrete slab thickness with the all-in-one StructureScan Mini. Read more

Hilti Inc. DS TS20-E Electric Wall Saw Tools & Equipment Hilti Inc. DS TS20-E Electric Wall Saw

As a compact, midrange electric wall saw, the DS TS20-E cuts depths up to 21 in. Read more

Bosch Power Tool Corp. SDS-Plus Hammer Drill Bits Tools & Equipment Bosch Power Tool Corp. SDS-Plus Hammer Drill Bits

Bosch SDS-Plus rotary hammer core bits are designed for core drilling with smaller sized hammer drills using SDS shanks. Read more

Doka USA Staxo 100 Tools & Equipment Doka USA Staxo 100

Staxo 100 is a galvanized steel shoring system that’s fast, robust, and versatile. Read more

Leica Geosystems Inc. Builder Series Total Stations Tools & Equipment Leica Geosystems Inc. Builder Series Total Stations

The Leica Builder Series Total Stations are designed for nontechnical construction professionals Read more

Concrete Surfaces
Stone Construction Equipment Cretemower CG100 Concrete Surfaces Stone Construction Equipment Cretemower CG100

Use the Cretemower CG100 to grind, smooth, and clean excess concrete off any dry or hardened surface or slab. Read more

Superabrasive Inc. Lavina Pro Surface Preparation Machines Concrete Surfaces Superabrasive Inc. Lavina Pro Surface Preparation Machines

The Lavina Pro surface preparation machines have new powerful motors and an improved driving system. Read more

Blastrac 735PRO Planetary Grinder Concrete Surfaces Blastrac 735PRO Planetary Grinder

The 735PRO, like other heavy-duty planetary grinders in the manufacturer’s line, can be used wet or dry for most abrasive polishing. Read more

Aztec Products DiamondShine Concrete Floor Polishing Machine Concrete Surfaces Aztec Products DiamondShine Concrete Floor Polishing Machine

The DiamondShine concrete floor polishing machine is designed for high-speed honing and polishing of concrete floors. Read more

HTC Greyline Grinders Concrete Surfaces HTC Greyline Grinders

HTC Greyline includes four floor grinders for removing floor coverings and leveling concrete floors. Read more

General Equipment Co. Pro Polish Concrete Surfaces General Equipment Co. Pro Polish

The Pro Polish floor polishing system produces high-quality polished floors using a series of seven 10-in.-diameter diamond polishing pads. Read more

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

The Pont Telpyn Bridge, located in Denbighshire County, Wales, needed serious remediation after nearly collapsing due to severe flood damage. With budgets tight in the current economy, no company can afford to waste time and resources on redundant work. Read more

Other Articles
Quikrete Green Concrete Mix 2010 Most Innovative Products — Attendees' Choice Winner Quikrete Green Concrete Mix

This mix uses a recipe composed of 50% recycled materials, including recycled aggregates, fly ash, and/or slag cements. Read more

Alar Recycling Systems Auto-Vac C Series Water Recycling/Cement Dewatering Filter 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner Alar Recycling Systems Auto-Vac C Series Water Recycling/Cement Dewatering Filter

The self-cleaning filter dewaters cement fines and yields nearly ASTM C-94 grade batch water. Read more

Liebherr Mobile Twin-Shaft Mixer 2010 Most Innovative Products — Attendees' Choice Winner Liebherr Mobile Twin-Shaft Mixer

The mixer allows a typical transit mix concrete batch plant or dry mix plant to produce high-quality concrete mixes such as RCC, CTB, SCC, zero slump, and others. Read more

AccuraTab Self-Adhesive Tabs for Self-Leveling 2010 Most Innovative Products — Attendees' Choice Winner AccuraTab Self-Adhesive Tabs for Self-Leveling

AccuraTab allows for quick installation of self-leveling underlayment products. Read more

Wacker Neuson Ride-On Trowel 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner Wacker Neuson Ride-On Trowel

CRT 48-35L-PS Ride-On Trowel with Power Steer reduces the amount of pounds of force needed to operate the unit by as much as 75% compared to previous models. Read more

Line Dragon LD100 Remote Discharge Unit 2010 Most Innovative Products — Attendees' Choice Winner Line Dragon LD100 Remote Discharge Unit

Line Dragon is a four-wheeled, remote controlled discharge device. Read more

Deslauriers Grout Sample Box 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner Deslauriers Grout Sample Box

Use the Grout Sample Box alternate forming method for casting grout test prisms. Read more

Masonry Tec Products JackVac 360 Dust Free Masonry Chop Saw 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner Masonry Tec Products JackVac 360 Dust Free Masonry Chop Saw

This saw cuts brick, stone, pavers, and block on the jobsite while maintaining a safe and dust-free work environment. Read more

ComputerEase Field Ease Forms/Notes 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner ComputerEase Field Ease Forms/Notes

Forms/Notes turns paper forms into electronic documents that can be completed using handwriting recognition technology. Read more

CDCLarue Industries Pulse-Bac PB550 Dust Vacuum 2010 Most Innovative Products — Attendees' Choice Winner CDCLarue Industries Pulse-Bac PB550 Dust Vacuum

The Pulse-Bac PB-550 captures dust resulting from grinding, polishing, and cutting, without clogging the filters and slowing or stopping production. Read more

3M Scotchgard Stone Floor Protector 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner 3M Scotchgard Stone Floor Protector

Scotchgard Stone Floor Protector is a high-performance floor surface hardener and protector. Read more

Neocantera Board Ikos Insulated Limestone Wall 2010 Most Innovative Products — Attendees' Choice Winner Neocantera Board Ikos Insulated Limestone Wall

Ikos is used for nonloadbearing walls. Read more

Doka USA Staxo 100 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner Doka USA Staxo 100

Staxo 100 steel-framed shoring system is versatile in design and fast in installation. Read more

Dinesol Plastics Inc. ToughForm Plastic Concrete Forms 2010 Most Innovative Products — Attendees' Choice Winner Dinesol Plastics Inc. ToughForm Plastic Concrete Forms

These reusable concrete forms are made from recycled plastic and require virtually no cleaning. Read more

Briggs & Stratton Commercial Power Vanguard TransportGuard Engine Shut-Off System 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner Briggs & Stratton Commercial Power Vanguard TransportGuard Engine Shut-Off System

With hp ratings ranging from 5.5 to 10 hp, the engine ensures fuel stays where it belongs. Read more

Adastra Technologies Inc. Circa 2000 Curing Machine 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner Adastra Technologies Inc. Circa 2000 Curing Machine

This machine includes 360-degree directional motion and 20-in. cure path with two 3-in. Read more

HID Ultraviolet Hammerhead 26-8000A UV Floor Curing Machine 2010 Most Innovative Products — Attendees' Choice Winner HID Ultraviolet Hammerhead 26-8000A UV Floor Curing Machine

This UV floor curing machine is designed for concrete floors and coatings that are 100% solids . Read more

ICS Blount Inc. CWS-200 Chain Wall Saw 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner ICS Blount Inc. CWS-200 Chain Wall Saw

The CWS-200 combines Diamond Chain Technology with a mechanized, trackmounted hydraulic power drive. Read more

Coneqtec-Universal Manhole Removal Tool 2010 Most Innovative Products — Attendees' Choice Winner Coneqtec-Universal Manhole Removal Tool

This skidsteer attachment reduces the time required to repair manhole covers. Read more

From the Editor Is Old Equipment Impacting Your Bottom Line?

Are you tired of fixing the engine on that old loader? Read more

About Time Technologies Mobile Green Suite 2010 Most Innovative Products — Attendees' Choice Winner About Time Technologies Mobile Green Suite

Mobile Green Suite flows information paperlessly to office managers, designers, architects, accountants, owners, and crew supervisors. Read more

Tekla BIM Software 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner Tekla BIM Software

The BIM software provides a model-based solution where construction details are stored in a 3-D model. Read more

Dur-A-Flex Hybri-Flex Flooring System 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner Dur-A-Flex Hybri-Flex Flooring System

Hybri-Flex eliminates the need to install a separate mitigation system on concrete slabs. Read more

Stamp Store/One Day Floors SS Dye-namic 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner Stamp Store/One Day Floors SS Dye-namic

SS DYE-namic is UV stable and can be used for interior and exterior work. Read more

GFRC Vertical Panels 2010 Most Innovative Products — Attendees' Choice Winner GFRC Vertical Panels

The vertical panels of reinforced concrete contain either stone, slate, black diamonds, or beach pebbles to create marble-like finishes. Read more

Somero Matson SD Joint Saver 2010 Most Innovative Products — Editors' Choice Winner Somero Matson SD Joint Saver

SD Joint Saver fixes joints and cracks that are loose, rocking, or spalled. Read more

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