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Carbon Neutrality, Service Life Underpin Nrmca 2009 Tech Forum

“Opportunities for concrete in the quest for a carbon neutral future” is the subject of a keynote address from Mark Chrzanowski, P.E., of engineering giant CH2M Hill, scheduled for NRMCA’s Fourth Annual Concrete Technology Forum

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Woc 2009: Schwing America/Fuel Efficiency, Lightweight Drum

To kick off a Going Green campaign, whose three-arrow logo carries a globe-orbiting “Less Fuel, Less Water, Less Time” message, the manufacturer announced a) a lightweight Schwing-Stetter mixer drum, which coupled with a new Michelin tire spec can net ready mixed producers _-yd. more payload per delivery; and, b) results confirming fuel savings with Schwing truck-mounted pumps

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Woc 2009: Mack Trucks, Cummins 2010 Epa-Compliant Diesel Engines

The show offered mixer, dump, and other heavy-duty truck model operators an early look at diesel engines that meet reduced nitrogen oxide levels the Environmental Protection Agency requires for heavy-duty, on-highway diesel engines beginning next January

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