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Two women play big roles in post-Sandy construction on East Coast

Two women play big roles in post-Sandy construction on...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Nov 21, 2012

Two women are using their skills to help rebuild the New York metropolitan area since Sandy’s path of devastation across ...

Thunderbolts and lightning very, very … concrete recycling?

Thunderbolts and lightning very, very … concrete...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 12, 2012

Citing “no effective recycling method for concrete rubble,” concrete technology group researchers in Holzkirchen, Germany with the Fraunhofer Institute for ...

Concrete contractors awarded for safety excellence

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 26, 2012

The American Society of Concrete Contractors recognized concrete contractors with excellent safety records at the association's annual conference, held last ...

Moving outside of his comfort zone helped Steve Beam bridge the gap in his business

Moving outside of his comfort zone helped Steve Beam...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 01, 2012

An avid sportsman, Beam, 51, loves spending time outdoors – making construction an ideal profession. But when the recession hit ...

Steve Cosper, Granite Contracting, Contractor of the Year, 2012

Steve Cosper, Granite Contracting, Contractor of the...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 01, 2012

By Tom Jackson Steve Cosper got his love of construction as a teenager working summer jobs. But it was his keen ...

Sioux introduces new customer service manager and announces new product application specialist opening

Sioux introduces new customer service manager and...

Posted by Katie Wood on Jun 23, 2011

Sioux announced the promotion of Shelby Docken to customer service manager. Docken began his career at Sioux in November of 1988 ...

Contractor of the Year Finalist

Contractor of the Year Finalist

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Dec 04, 2010

Keith Johanson, Todd Sleeper and Marco Spagnuolo Flagstaff, Arizona Understanding its balance sheet and accepting the inherent risks and opportunities are keys ...

Final Word

Final Word

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Oct 05, 2010

The construction side of high speed rail By Kirk Landers By now you’ve heard the popular points in the debate over high-speed ...

Night pour training added to safety series

Posted by on Jun 15, 2010

As part of its "Summer of Safety" initiatives for national safety month in June, The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association ...

American Concrete Institute seeks Spring 2011...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 24, 2010

The American Concrete Institute (ACI) is currently seeking submissions for sessions taking place during the ACI Spring 2011 Convention in ...

AEC offers concrete college

Posted by on May 16, 2010

Allen Engineering Corp (AEC) developed Allen Concrete College, specialized training courses teaching concrete contractors placing and finishing techniques. The course combines hands-on ...

Fly ash in concrete: boon or bane?

Posted by Tom Jackson on Oct 06, 2009

This past Sunday the television news show 60 Minutes aired a segment that alleged there may be environmental and health ...

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