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Castia Deal Brings Concrete Results Veneer Stone Competency

Concrete Results has acquired the assets of Portland, Ore.-based Castia Stone, whose wet cast stone veneer production technology includes a “rain screen” air space design eliminating moisture build-up between siding and wall

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Aci Engages Steel City Venue For Ãgreen Concrete-Themed Convention

ACI’s Fall 2010 Convention, scheduled for Oct. 24-28 in Pittsburgh, will offer more than 300 committee meetings and 30 American Institute of Architects (AIA)- and U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)-approved technical sessions, plus forums, tours, and networking events

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Transportation Chief Lahood Praises Powder At Holcim Ste. Genevieve Premier

Headlining guest speakers for the June 4 Ste. Gen cement plant inaugural event, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood praised Holcim for creating jobs (the operation has 250 employees), thus playing an important role in the nation's economic recovery, and making a product that will play a key role in rebuilding transportation infrastructure through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)

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Carolina Operator ÀstacksÌ Libel Allegations In Suit Against New-Plant Opponents

Blue Ridge Concrete, Inc. (BRC) is seeking a temporary restraining order against North Buncombe Association of Concerned Citizens (NBACC), alleging in a complaint that the group and its president perpetuated libelous statements and artwork on a Web site, www.nbacc.info, aimed at squelching the ready mixed producer’s construction of a Weaverville, N.C., plant

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