Spring 2012 Table of Contents

EDITOR'S CHOICE
Multiquip COMPAS Compaction Analyzing System Multiquip COMPAS Compaction Analyzing System

The COMPAS compaction analyzing system for Mikasa reversible plate compactors helps contractors improve efficiency and maximize productivity, while avoiding over-compaction. Read more

Plangrid Blueprint App Plangrid Blueprint App

This ambitious iPad app aims to replace costly and cumbersome printed design documents with a manageable digital archive of customizable plans in PDF format. Read more

Pecora 898NST Non-Staining Sanitary Silicone Pecora 898NST Non-Staining Sanitary Silicone

898NST Non-Staining Sanitary Silicone resists mold and mildew growth while protecting tile and natural stone, such as granite, marble, and limestone from unsightly stains. Read more

Bosch Power Tools & Accessories GLM 50 Bosch Power Tools & Accessories GLM 50

The GLM 50 is designed for users who need a simplified yet durable laser distance measurer for daily use at the jobsite. Read more

BUILDING SYSTEMS & MATERIALS
Maxxon Level-Right Underlayments Maxxon Level-Right Underlayments

The Level-Right family of high-strength cementitious underlayments can produce smooth level floors in just two to four hours after pouring. Read more

Trinic System Trinic System

A multi-component powdered admixture for GFRC concrete. Read more

ICF Building Company Foothold ICF Building Company Foothold

A stay in place form tie made of molded plastic for footing foms. Read more

Nyco Minerals NYAD G Nyco Minerals NYAD G

These non-hazardous needle-like fibers are used in cementitious applications. Read more

Bekaert RC 65/60 BN Bekaert RC 65/60 BN

High strength steel fiber used in over 50 million square feet of slab construction. Read more

TF Forming Systems ThermoForm TF Forming Systems ThermoForm

Wall forming system using removable forms and ICF forms. Read more

Scott System Rim Snap Scott System Rim Snap

A system for fastening thin brick units into wall formliners. Read more

Greenstreak Architectural Form Liners Greenstreak Architectural Form Liners

Patterned formliners for walls and tilt-up applications. Read more

Techniseal HP2 Polymeric Sand Techniseal HP2 Polymeric Sand

Offers optimal strength and durability to paver joints. Read more

Five Star Products Five Star Products

Forms integral high strength bond to exisiting concrete for repairs. Read more

JOBSITE PREP
Omaha Standard Palfinger Palfinger Service Cranes Omaha Standard Palfinger Palfinger Service Cranes

Five new Palfinger Service Cranes are available: PSC 3216, PSC 4016, PSC 4025, PSC 5025, and PSC 6025 (model numbers correspond to maximum capacity). Read more

Leica Geosystems Inc PaveSmart 3D v3.0 Leica Geosystems Inc PaveSmart 3D v3.0

PaveSmart 3D v3.0, for paving and milling applications, makes it easier to operate where traditional controls are hard to install and maintain, such as narrow-width, urban, and underground projects. Read more

Bomag Americas Inc. BW213DH-40, BW213PDH-40 Bomag Americas Inc. BW213DH-40, BW213PDH-40

Dual frequencies and amplitudes make it possible to use a single machine to prepare sites for highway construction and maintenance. Read more

Doosan Infracore Portable Power DL200 Doosan Infracore Portable Power DL200

Armed with a standard 2.6-cu.-yd. bucket, the DL200 wheel loader moves up to 19,370 lbs. with a straight frame and 16,510 lbs. at full turn, and reaches a dump height of 9 ft. 2 in. Read more

Edson International Model 2500 Edson International Model 2500

The Model 2500 electric-powered, double-diaphragm plastic pump can transfer liquids with up to 1-in. diameter solids. Read more

Roush CleanTech Ford F-250 and Ford F-350 Roush CleanTech Ford F-250 and Ford F-350

The 2012 Roush CleanTech Ford F-250 and Ford F-350 trucks offer two tank options—in-bed, 49-gal. or under-bed, 25-gal. Read more

Gorman-Rupp Pumps Prime Aire Plus Gorman-Rupp Pumps Prime Aire Plus

With discharge sizes up to 8 in., Prime Aire Plus pumps offer increased head flow. Read more

Allegro Industries DC Submersible Dewatering Pump, Standard Pump, Deluxe Pump, Sludfe Pump Allegro Industries DC Submersible Dewatering Pump, Standard Pump, Deluxe Pump, Sludfe Pump

Five portable models are available, offering continuous operation at low water levels and extended dry runs without overheating the motor. Read more

Little Beaver HYD-PS11H Hydraulic Earth Drill Little Beaver HYD-PS11H Hydraulic Earth Drill

With an 11-hp Honda overhead valve gas engine, the HYD-PS11H Hydraulic Earth Drill can bore into the toughest soil conditions. Read more

Bobcat Co. Toolcat 5600 Bobcat Co. Toolcat 5600

Featuring a rated operating capacity of 1500 lbs., the Toolcat 5600 compact loader/carrier accepts front-mounted attachments, such as snow blades, v-blades, pushers, and angle brooms. Read more

Calmetrix Inc. Calorimetry Tools Calmetrix Inc. Calorimetry Tools

The company offers calorimetry tools to quickly and easily analyze early hydration of cementitious mixtures, screen materials, assess setting times, and troubleshoot or design mixes. Read more

Tensar Corp.  TriAx Geogrid Tensar Corp. TriAx Geogrid

Thanks to triangular openings that create the snowshoe-like effect of evenly distributing stress to surface areas, TriAx Geogrid is able to reinforce paved or unpaved roads. Read more

Caterpillar D9t Caterpillar D9t

New features for the 410-hp D9T Track-Type Tractor include increased operator comfort, safety, and convenience. Read more

 Terex Bid-Well 4800 Bridge Paver Terex Bid-Well 4800 Bridge Paver

For bridges, airports, highways, and canals, the 4800 bridge paver features a new fogging system that allows fog to be directed where it’s needed. Read more

Trimble Business Center—HCE  2.50 Trimble Business Center—HCE 2.50

Heavy and highway construction office software for data prep and management and materials quantities takeoff, Business Center—HCE 2.50 features new road takeoff, data prep, and earthworks planning functionality. Read more

Construction Management Association of America Program Management 2.0 Construction Management Association of America Program Management 2.0

Download Program Management 2.0 to your Kindle, iPad, or Nook for $25 (members) and $35 (nonmembers); or buy the print version for $45 (members) and $60 (nonmembers). Read more

Case Construction Equipment 621F Case Construction Equipment 621F

The 621F wheel loader from Case Construction Equipment provides up to a 10% increase in fuel economy while delivering faster acceleration, quicker cycle times, and higher travel speeds. Read more

DECORATIVE & SURFACES
Curecrete Chemical Ashford Formula Curecrete Chemical Ashford Formula

The Ashford Formula protects and seals concrete through chemical densification. Read more

Super-Krete Pene-Krete Additive Super-Krete Pene-Krete Additive

Adding Pene-Krete Additive will densify the substrate. Read more

AmeriPolish 3D System AmeriPolish 3D System

The 3D system is designed to make natural concrete reveal its beauty. Read more

Dayton Superior Pentra-Hard Densifier Dayton Superior Pentra-Hard Densifier

Use Pentra-Hard Densifier to harden and dustproof concrete. Read more

W.R. Meadows Liqui-hard Ultra W.R. Meadows Liqui-hard Ultra

Liqui-hard Ultra lithium hardens and dustproofs concrete. Read more

SpecChem Quartz Floor Hardener SpecChem Quartz Floor Hardener

Quartz Floor Hardener is an economical option for interior and exterior use. Read more

Lythic Solutions Densifyer Lythic Solutions Densifyer

The manufacturer's densifier brings nano-silica technology to concrete floor finishes. Read more

Dynamic Color Solutions Dynamicast Color Hardener Dynamic Color Solutions Dynamicast Color Hardener

Dynamicast Color Hardener is a ready-to-use dry-shake material for concrete floors. Read more

Grace Construction Products Bituthene Waterproofing Membranes Grace Construction Products Bituthene Waterproofing Membranes

Bithuthene waterproofing membranes are designed for a wide variety of surfaces. Read more

Mapei Planitop 12 Mortar Mapei Planitop 12 Mortar

Use Planitop 12 mortar for renovating concrete surfaces. Read more

Ardex Americas Pandomo Architectural Surfaces System Ardex Americas Pandomo Architectural Surfaces System

Pandomo product line offers unlimited design, texture, and color options. Read more

BASF Corp. MV-Block Moisture Mitigation BASF Corp. MV-Block Moisture Mitigation

MV-Block moisture mitigation features rapid curing. Read more

Equipment Development Propane-powered Polisher Equipment Development Propane-powered Polisher

Propane-powered polisher uses standard propane gas. Read more

CTS Cement TRU Epoxy Primer CTS Cement TRU Epoxy Primer

TRU Epoxy Primer ensures strong adhesion between substrate and topping. Read more

CS Unitec EBS 180 H 7-in. grinder CS Unitec EBS 180 H 7-in. grinder

Handheld grinder removes epoxy, paint, and other coatings. Read more

NewLook International Protesshield NewLook International Protesshield

Proteshield seals, waterproofs, and protects porous concrete. Read more

Blastrac BG-250MKII grinding machine Blastrac BG-250MKII grinding machine

BG-250MKII single-head grinder is ideal for heavy-dute surface preparation. Read more

DSM Urelle-Crete Stands Up to Impact DSM Urelle-Crete Stands Up to Impact

Urelle-Crete stands up to excessive physical impact. Read more

Parex USA MicaMax 3 Parex USA MicaMax 3

MicaMax3 is a basecoat, exterior installation, and finishing system all in one. Read more

Miracote MPC Miracote MPC

A unique coating for the restoration of concrete parking decks. Read more

GENERAL EQUIPMENT
Brokk 100 Demolition Machine Brokk 100 Demolition Machine

The Brokk 100 Demolition Machine features a more compact design—less than 4 ft. tall—yet 35% greater breaking power than the Brokk 90. Read more

Wacker Neuson EH 65/120 Electric Breaker Wacker Neuson EH 65/120 Electric Breaker

The EH 65/120 electric breaker leads in power to weight ratio and percussion rate. Read more

Hilti TE 700-AVR Demolition Hammer Hilti TE 700-AVR Demolition Hammer

The TE 700-AVR Demolition Hammer is designed for extensive renovation work. Read more

Husqvarna DXR 140 Husqvarna DXR 140

The DXR 140 is the smallest and lightest addition to Husqvarna’s new range of remote-controlled demolition robots. Read more

Chicago Pneumatic CP 1210 Pneumatic Breaker Chicago Pneumatic CP 1210 Pneumatic Breaker

The recently updated CP 1210 pneumatic breaker is designed to deliver the power and durability necessary for a variety of light to medium construction, such as light demolition of floors, pavements, and roads. Read more

Bosch Power Tools Brute Bosch Power Tools Brute

The Brute delivers 50 ft.-lbs. of impact but weighs only 65 lbs. Read more

Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp. Handheld Electric Hammer Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp. Handheld Electric Hammer

This electric hammer delivers 20 ft.-lbs. of impact but weighs only 28 lbs. Read more

MAXguard Spike Strips MAXguard Spike Strips

MAXguard Spike Strips provides contractors protection for their project, materials, and equipment by attaching atop fences and walls to eliminate climbing. Read more

Blastcrete Equipment AA020 Piccola Rotary Gunite Machine Blastcrete Equipment AA020 Piccola Rotary Gunite Machine

The AA020 Piccola Rotary Gunite Machine is easy to own, operate, and maintain. Read more

Allen Engineering VP Series Walk-Behind Trowels Allen Engineering VP Series Walk-Behind Trowels

The VP Series of walk-behind trowels feature height-adjustable handles with either traditional twist-action blade pitch control or lever-action positive pitch control. Read more

Panasonic Toughpad Panasonic Toughpad

Panasonic has unveiled the Toughpad family of professional-grade Android-powered tablets in 7- and 10-in. devices. Read more

Gomaco C-450 Cylinder Finisher Gomaco C-450 Cylinder Finisher

The C-450 cylinder finisher for bridge decks and flat slabs now is available with a transitional framework. Read more

Miller Fall Protection Epic Barrier Systems Miller Fall Protection Epic Barrier Systems

The Epic Barrier Systems provide durable and reusable safety solutions for multiple workers, and also serve as debris containment barriers. Read more

General Equipment SG12/E Single-Head Surface Grinder General Equipment SG12/E Single-Head Surface Grinder

The SG12/E single-head surface grinder is durable and easy to use, making it ideal for anyone from professional contractors to do-it-yourselfers. Read more

Knaack Field Station Knaack Field Station

The Field Station is more than secure storage of blueprints and documentation, it also protects valuable tools and equipment, charging devices, and supplies. Read more

Capital Safety UniRail Capital Safety UniRail

The UniRail horizontal rail system can be fitted to a wide range of structures and support multiple workers at once for both fall arrest and fall restraint work applications. Read more

Chicago Pneumatic BRK 55 Hydraulic Breaker Chicago Pneumatic BRK 55 Hydraulic Breaker

The BRK 55 hydraulic breaker delivers 1450 bpm to break up concrete, asphalt, or frozen soil, and lacks external side bolts or other protruding parts that can injure an operator. Read more

PRODUCTS SOLVING PROBLEMS
Concrete Pavement Returns to Alabama Concrete Pavement Returns to Alabama

An overlay and slipforming equipment help pave I-59 in Alabama. Read more

TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
MK Diamond Products TPX-40 Multi-Application Blade MK Diamond Products TPX-40 Multi-Application Blade

The TPX-40 multi-application blade cuts through low- to medium-strength reinforced concrete or other hard materials. Read more

Bosch Power Tools & Accessories Diamond Blade Line Bosch Power Tools & Accessories Diamond Blade Line

Experience five times longer life and 20% more speed than comparable models with the company’s diamond blade line. Read more

Husqvarna Construction Products Vari-Cut Husqvarna Construction Products Vari-Cut

The Vari-Cut high-speed diamond blade features alternating turbo segments with a total height of 0.4 in. (0.3-in. diamond depth; 0.1-in. segment base) that enable the blade to cut faster. Read more

Milwaukee Electric Tool Torch Sawzall Blades Milwaukee Electric Tool Torch Sawzall Blades

The Torch Sawzall blades are designed for extended life and improved performance. Read more

Hilti Super Premium and Universal Premium Diamond Blades Hilti Super Premium and Universal Premium Diamond Blades

The Super Premium (SP) and Universal Premium (UP) diamond blades feature Equidist technology, which spaces all diamonds in each segment accurately at regular intervals, ensuring consistent high-cutting performance. Read more

Hammerhead Industries Gear Keeper Hammerhead Industries Gear Keeper

Prevent accidentally dropping tools around the jobsite with the Gear Keeper model RT3-5602 retractable tool tether. Read more

Senco Brands SCP40XP Pneumatic Concrete Pinner Senco Brands SCP40XP Pneumatic Concrete Pinner

Tackle tough concrete and steel fastening applications with the SCP40XP 1 1/2-in. standard pressure pneumatic concrete pinner. Read more

RemoveRite Duplex Screw RemoveRite Duplex Screw

Never lose a screw again with the Duplex Screw. Read more

Makita LXPH01 Cordless Hammer Drive-Drill Kit Makita LXPH01 Cordless Hammer Drive-Drill Kit

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

Edco Equipment Development Core Drill Line Edco Equipment Development Core Drill Line

The company’s core drills feature advanced Cardi electronic technology, electronic clutches, mechanical clutches, and soft-start technology, which protect the motor from overload, protect users against jamming, and ensure smooth drill bit impact. Read more

Bon Tool Contractor-Grade Hand Tools Bon Tool Contractor-Grade Hand Tools

The company’s line of contractor-grade hand tools and materials recently has been expanded to nearly 6000 products. Read more

Max USA TA238A/18-6 SuperStapler Max USA TA238A/18-6 SuperStapler

The 18-ga. narrow-crown TA238A/18-6 SuperStapler weighs 2.7 lbs. and shoots L wire staples from 1/2 to 1 1/2 in. in length. Read more

Metabo W780 Angle Grinder Metabo W780 Angle Grinder

The W780 4 ½-in. angle grinder is ideal for grinding, cutting, and deburring applications in repair, maintenance, and metalworking. Read more

Bosch Power Tools Daredevil Framing Blades Bosch Power Tools Daredevil Framing Blades

Daredevil framing blades are thin-kerf, extra-hard steel plate blades, with triple-sharp carbide teeth to power through wood quickly and smoothly. Read more

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

The Model 2 2406 0010 Hydraulic Rotary Hammer Drill delivers 3400 blows per minute for percussion drilling of concrete, rock, and masonry. Read more

Milwaukee Tool Corp. Rotary Hammer Drill Milwaukee Tool Corp. Rotary Hammer Drill

The M18 7/8-in. SDS Plus Rotary Hammer delivers durability, with up to two times longer life than competitive cordless rotary hammers. Read more

Other Articles
Quickpoint Lightning Grouter Drill-Mate Quickpoint Lightning Grouter Drill-Mate

The new Lightning Grouter Drill-Mate is designed specifically for flatwork. Read more

Belgard Hardscapes Anglia Edger Belgard Hardscapes Anglia Edger

The Anglia Edger provides decorative edges to paver patios, driveways, and walkways. Read more

Cintec Paratec System Cintec Paratec System

The Paratec System provides strength to low parapet masonry walls without the need to rebuild or damage the walls. Read more

Laticrete Air and Water Barrier Laticrete Air and Water Barrier

Air & Water Barrier, a component of the company’s Masonry Veneer Installation System, protects against water intrusion and the effects of extreme weather. Read more

Grace Construction Products Hydro Active Grouts Grace Construction Products Hydro Active Grouts

Hydro Active Grouts are made with phthalate-free resins that include one-component polyurethane water reactive, waterproofing, and soil injection resins. Read more

Amerimix D-35 Contiuous Mixer Amerimix D-35 Contiuous Mixer

The D-35 Continuous Mixer is designed to mix preblended mortars, grouts, and stuccos. Read more

Parex USA ProGrout Parex USA ProGrout

ProGrout is a fast setting, polymer modified, color consistent and efflorescence free professional grade grout. Read more

Technical Resolutions Corp. MasCalc Technical Resolutions Corp. MasCalc

MasCalc is an inexpensive, trade-specific alternative to CAD that assists designers with often overlooked masonry details. Read more

Benron Stucco Sprayer Hopper Gun Benron Stucco Sprayer Hopper Gun

The Stucco Sprayer Hopper Gun applies plaster, stucco, EIFS, shotcrete, papercrete, and earthen mixes, ranging from 1/8-in. heavy texture to 1-in. structural layers. Read more

PERI Formwork Rosett Flex PERI Formwork Rosett Flex

PERI UP Rosett Flex scaffolding features 9.8 in. (25 cm) and 14.8 in. (37.5 cm) decking widths that provide maximum flexibility and coverage. Read more

Bennu Continuous-Climb Tower Bennu Continuous-Climb Tower

This continuous-climbing, self-leveling, scaffolding system features a redesigned base and one-piece tower. Read more

Staxo 100 Tower Staxo 100 Tower

Staxo 100 is a high performance, load-bearing tower for commercial or heavy civil construction. Read more

Snorkel Articulated Boom Snorkel Articulated Boom

The 62-ft. Snorkel A62JRT platform height articulated boom is built on the company’s Polaris chassis. Read more

Terex Genie Telescopic Booms Terex Genie Telescopic Booms

Genie S-40 and S-45 telescopic booms use the “four-point” Trax track drive system that reduces damage to sensitive ground surfaces. Read more

Flexible Scaffolding System Masonry Flexible Scaffolding System

The MP multidirectional scaffolding system utilizes the full flexibility of tube and joint scaffolding products. Read more

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