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Terex Dispatches First Front Discharge Mixer With Epa 2010-Compliant Power

After a road test beginning in Indiana, with stops at Connecticut and New York ready mixed plants, a Terex FDB6000 running a production Cummins ISX11.9 engine debuted at the 2010 ConcreteWorks Conference & Expo, October 10-12 in Concord, N.C.

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Report Ranks Concrete Paths To Carbon Reduction In Cement-Based Products

“Paving the Way to Cost, Energy, and Carbon Savings in the Concrete Industry” assesses an expanding range of options designed to make concrete greener through improved cement-production techniques, admixtures affording lower portland cement dosages, and supplementary cementitious materials, plus building energy efficiency and performance technologies

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Cemex To Exercise Ready Mix Usa Buyout Option

Cemex has announced a September 2011 target to acquire its partner’s stake in two joint ventures with Ready Mix USA. A methodology for determining the buyout value brings the deal to an estimated $360 million, plus assumption of approximately $17 million in net debt

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