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Shareholder Agreement Stabilizes Txi Board, Outlook

An 18-month period that saw newer TXI shareholders challenge capital expansion strategies and promote board and bylaw changes appears to have run its course, allowing management to fully concentrate on cement, aggregate and ready mixed operations headed to recovery in 2011 and beyond

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Canadians Test Co2 Capture Via Concrete Block Curing

Researchers at Montreal’s McGill University are gauging the feasibility of curing concrete masonry units with carbon dioxide, which can react with cement to form a hybrid microstructure of calcium carbonate and calcium silicate hydrate, the main binding product of hydrated powder

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Crest Precast Stresses Summer School Science

In a plant visit hosted by Crest Precast, students of a LaCrosse, Wis., school district observed hoist pulleys, wire mesh benders, and band-saws in operation

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