New emissions control requirements on diesel engines will create some challenges for contractors.
Enter your favorite projects in the 2014 Polished Concrete Awards.
How silica and lead paint regulations are impacting your operations. The first may impact your future concrete sawing, cutting, and polishing work.
The contractor relies on technology to ensure a successful project.
Concrete Construction magazine is looking for North America’s most successful and well-run concrete contractors.
Twenty-five concrete contractors provide inspiration and admiration.
Insider information from CC's Editor in Chief.
Margins remain slim and competition fierce, but the data from the 2010 indicate we're past the bottom.
Each year some people stand out as leading the industry and pushing us to change.
Currently the technical director of the American Society of Concrete Contractors, Bruce Suprenant have been an advocate for concrete...
ACI President Anne Ellis is striving to make the institute relevant in the future and more reflective of its international audience.
Bill Phelan is a strong advocate for self-consolidating concrete and has promoted new materials.
Free online course focuses on the Concrete Repair Code (ACI562).
There is strong market segment growth for concrete home building as resilient construction gets more attention.
The National Steering Committee (NSC) for the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program raised more than $810,000 in gross revenue at its ninth annual auction, held in conjunction with the World of Concrete on Wednesday, Jan. 22.
By choosing high quality people and building their capabilities, you will be investing in and enhancing the value of your greatest asset...
Defining everything it takes to be a good contractor would be a very long list. But last month (in Part 1 of this article) we developed the...
Gauge your own level os susceptibility to each item as you read the list of problems that cause contractors to go broke.
Anyone who finds you on the Internet does so because they are looking specifically to hire a decorative concrete contractor, so it may as...
The new Sammys cracked concrete and seismic approved anchor trio being introduced at World of Concrete represents another first from ITW...
The bone-chilling cold weather that has impacted most of North America the last two months is proving to be no match for Epcon S7, a fast...
The second annual Cement & Concrete Day on the Hill brings together representatives from more than a dozen related-industry associations. The goal is to promote the expanded use of cement and concrete in federal infrastructure projects, from highways and bridges to dams and mass transit.
All the pieces are in place to trigger a multiyear increase in demand for portland cement.
Understanding the ways in which leasing fits your company’s particular needs can help to build a solid business case for financing as well as determine which financing option to choose. This decision requires careful assessment of your financial, operational, and situational needs.
Good concrete restoration work demands advanced planning, attention to detail, great follow-through, and more than a passing regard for...
Contractor uses E-Z Drill units for concrete repaving job on California's Interstate 210.
Ed Sullivan, chief economist for the Portland Cement Association veered off from his typical economic forecast to indentify a market that...
Gaining customer confidence is the foundation of your success.
The defining characteristic of pervious concrete is its ability to drain. If the surface becomes clogged, the infiltration rate can be...
Optimism fills the air at the annual show in Las Vegas.
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