The Colossal Panama Canal Project Focuses on Concrete
The world’s largest ongoing construction project is the expansion of the Panama...
Back to Basics
Concrete fundamentals: mixing and placing of concrete.
Shaking Things Up with Vibration Equipment
New consolidation tools address current concrete design and construction practices.
The Ins and Outs of RCC
RCC has been around for many years but interest is finally starting to build for...
Troubleshooting Pervious Concrete
Proper mix proportioning and the right materials will result in workable and...
SCC Contributes to a Project’s Success
SCC is increasing in use and this article provides some tips for achieving success.
Amerimix SI 400
SI 400 preblended portland lime mortars offer smooth consistency, easy workability...
Adding Water to Concrete on the Jobsite
Under what conditions are we allowed to retemper ready-mixed concrete at the jobsite? If we receive a batch that has too low a slump, can we add water to make the concrete more workable?
When self-consolidating concrete (SCC), first billed as self-compacting concrete,...
Survey Reinforces Industry Slump
Construction equipment manufacturers expect overall industry business to turn around slightly in 2010 following double-digit expected year-end 2009 declines in the minus-40-percent range for the United States and minus-30-percent range for Canada and other worldwide sectors, according to the annual "outlook" survey of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM).