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PRICE IS RIGHT

Recognizing architect, developer, owner and contractor concerns tied to precast concrete building enclosure lead time and pricing stability, Coralville, Iowa-based Zero Energy Systems has released an industry first. “ZES Standardized Contractor Price List/Standard Product Offerings” covers the producer’s high performance, sustainable, insulated structural concrete wall systems and eliminates extreme precast pricing fluctuations often experienced from time of planning/design to when the project is finalized.

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Long View

Northeast Prestressed meets surge with $8 million plant investment

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COALITION BUILDING

A visit with 2017 National Ready Mixed Concrete Association Chairman Scott Parson

Two very different 2016 campaigns have the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association prepared to defend or build share in markets representing 60-70 percent of industry shipments. Both stand to help producer members in 2017 match or eclipse last year’s 3 percent growth rate, equal to a 10 million-yd. year-over-year gain.

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