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Nrmca Ties Night Pour Training Title To Ãsummer Of Safety

Coinciding with its “Summer of Safety” webinar series and June’s Safety Month designation, NRMCA now presents the latest offering in its safety-focused training curriculum: Safety Series #18: Night Pour Safety for the Ready Mixed Concrete Industry

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Mcgraw-Hill, Autodesk Collaboration Provides Bim-Enhanced Product Marketing

A new, streamlined program enables suppliers to create and publish BIM-ready building-product models in both McGraw-Hill Construction Sweets and Autodesk Seek. As BIM [Building Information Modeling] becomes increasingly widespread throughout the construction industry

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Iceland Engineers Confirm Volcanic Ash's Binding, Aar-Quelling Properties

The International Centre of Research and Applied Technology for Alkali Aggregate Reactions has confirmed AAR-mitigating potential in ash from April’s Eyjafjallajàkull volcano eruption, crediting the material’s particle fineness and approximately 60 percent silicon dioxide content

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Stimulus Funding, Residential Building Drive April's 10-Year Peak In Monthly Construction Outlays

April’s strong construction-spending rebound tallied a 2.7 percent increase, i.e., $23 billion from March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $869 billion--comprising the largest monthly increase in 10 years--according to the latest AGC analysis of federal spending figures

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