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LafargeHolcim eyes production homebuilders via wall system developer alliance

Sources: Lafarge North America, Chicago; CP staff

An agreement between LafargeHolcim and Phoenix-based HercuTech Inc. positions Lafarge North America, Holcim (US) and Aggregate Industries to market and support production of HercuTech, a plant-fabricated, high performance insulated concrete wall system suited to residential and light commercial applications.

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New ASTM standard informs sustainable manufacturing

Source: ASTM International, West Conshohocken, Pa.

ASTM Committee E60 on Sustainability has developed E3012, Guide for Characterizing Environmental Aspects of Manufacturing Process, to help businesses incorporate sustainable practices and transition into science-based modeling, decision-making and production.

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NCMA extends SRW Sales Survey

Source: National Concrete Masonry Association, Herndon, Va.

NCMA is soliciting segmental retaining wall shipment data from member producers through June 8. Accessible here, the SRW Sales Survey is being conducted by Columbus, Ohio-based Industry Insights, an independent research firm serving 200-plus association clients.

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