American Concrete Pumping Association

Placing Responsibility
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Placing Responsibility

New rules affect everyone on a jobsite where concrete is placed by pump or conveyor. More

Setting up Concrete Pumps
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Setting up Concrete Pumps

Concrete boom pumps increase productivity and reduce labor at the jobsite.... More

2014 Influencer: Bob Weatherton
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2014 Influencer: Bob Weatherton

Bob Weatherton is a founder of the American Concrete Pumping Association and was... More

Training for Equipment Operators
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Training for Equipment Operators

Even experienced operators often need additional training to understand and use... More

How to Avoid Hose Whipping at the Construction Site
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How to Avoid Hose Whipping at the Construction Site

Hose whipping accidents can be avoided if the proper precautions are taken. More

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Concrete Boom Pumps: Safety & Productivity

Of all the equipment that has changed concrete construction over the past 40 years, the concrete boom pump is number one for increasing productivity and reducing labor. A concrete pump is a very large and powerful piece of equipment that can provide great benefits on a concrete project but it can also be dangerous without proper set-up and safety procedures. More

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Associations Partner to Form Certification Consortium

In an effort to increase the awareness of certification opportunities for concrete professionals, nine concrete associations have joined forces to form the Concrete Industry Certification Consortium (CICC). More

How to Specify and Use Concrete Pumplines
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How to Specify and Use Concrete Pumplines

Article discusses the issues surrounding concrete pumplines: how to configure them... More

Safe Concrete Pumping
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Safe Concrete Pumping

Use of an S-elbow on a concrete pump hose can lead to a dangerous situation. More

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