Carbon Fiber Concrete
An alternative to steel reinforced concrete has taken the German Future Prize for...
Panama Canal: Concrete Solutions
Problems with concrete mix and reinforcing steel design were in large part...
The Problem with Reinforced Concrete
This author's opinion is that concrete reinforced with steel is inherently...
Epoxy Industry Service Award Goes to Marcelo Guadalupe Acuña
Marcelo helped establish epoxy coating plants in Oklahoma (1979), Michigan (1980),...
Klaus-Alexander Rieder, Kumar Ranganathan Win 2014 Grace Award for Technical Excellence
They have received the honor for their development of STRUX – a series of novel synthetic macro fibers for reinforcing concrete.
Concrete Reinforcement through the Years
Reinforced concrete is a composite material in which concrete's relatively low...
Reinforce Your Knowledge with These FREE Publications
Two must-have publications on reinforced concrete design now are available from...
Simpson Strong-Tie Anchoring Adhesives
The manufacturer offers a full range of anchoring adhesives and accessories ideal...
CRSI Announces New HONORS Awards
The Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute is now accepting nominations for its inaugural CRSI HONORS awards program. Nominations will be accepted now through November 15, 2013, to recognize a project, a leader, an organization, or a specific innovation in the reinforced concrete construction industry completed between January 1, 2009 and March 1, 2013. All nominations must involve projects to be primarily dependent upon steel-reinforced concrete systems including cast-in-place, site-cast, tilt-up, or hybrid concrete systems.
Safety Rules and Candy Canes
The ASCC Safety & Risk Management Committee is striving to make its members the Industry's safest contractors.