• How to Be a Concrete Heavyweight

    Tracey Lackovich, the president of Super-Krete International, Inc.–who also happens to be a former NFL cheerleader–recently shared her success secrets in a Forbes magazine profile.

     
  • Concrete Art, Jersey Style

    A project marking the 350th anniversary of the founding of New Jersey celebrates the state's historic ties to its British island namesake.

     
  • VIDEO: Building the American Dream

    Build Your Future is trying to attract young people to the construction business with inspiring videos like this one. Spread it around!

     
  • VIDEO: Concrete Shortage in Minnesota

    There are dozens of construction projects currently under way in the Twin Cities, but one of the essential materials needed to get the job done could be coming up short soon, due to increased railroad traffic.

     
  • North Carolina Looking at Worker Classification

    State lawmakers are looking into how construction companies classify their workers as contractors or employees – could this be a trend?

     
  • Challenging Tilt-Up Building

    When developers set out to build the BTV Crown Corporate Center – a speculative office building in Sacramento, Calif. – they had three challenges: economical to build, meet seismic requirements, and be aesthetically pleasing.

     
 
  • For concrete, climate change may mean a shorter lifespan

    New research suggests that in Boston, 60 percent of concrete buildings could face structural deterioration by 2050 – much sooner than anticipated – due to climate change.

     
  • Triad Award Call for Entries

    Hanley Wood’s Commercial Construction Group is seeking entries for the 2015 Triad Award, sponsored by Concrete Construction, The Concrete Producer, and Public Works magazines. This annual award honors outstanding publicly-owned concrete projects that demonstrate innovation, sustainability, and...

     
  • New Possibilities for Stronger, Greener Concrete

    Several different researchers are creating concrete that has less of an impact on the environment. Here's a look at the latest findings.

     
  • Cement and Concrete Prices Take Off

    Nationally, escalation rates for cement and ready-mix concrete nationally have been moderate, except in one region.

     
  • VIDEO: Concrete Shortage in Minnesota

    There are dozens of construction projects currently under way in the Twin Cities, but one of the essential materials needed to get the job done could be coming up short soon, due to increased railroad traffic.

     
  • Stylish Concrete Ping Pong Table

    What would you pay for this piece of functional art?

     
 
 
 
 
 

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