Concrete Products is the leading source for Concrete Plants, Concrete Mixers, Precast, and Ready Mix news.

$170 Million Lafarge Settlement Carries Obama Epa Template

A consent decree with the EPA calls for Lafarge North America to implement nitrogen oxides and sulfur dioxide pollution-control measures at 13 U.S. cement plants, some of which will see deployment of selective catalytic reduction or selective non-catalytic reduction technology new to the industry

Read more: $170 Million Lafarge Settlement Carries Obama Epa Template

Redi-Mix Concrete Veteran Hilliard Named Nrmca Driver Of The Year

Johnney Hilliard of Denton, Texas, is the 2010 NRMCA Driver of the Year. The award recognizes a long track record of safe operating procedures, professionalism, and strong customer service skills, most recently with current employer Redi-Mix Concrete, U.S. Concrete’s Dallas-Ft. Worth business

Read more: Redi-Mix Concrete Veteran Hilliard Named Nrmca Driver Of The Year

Rmc Foundation Releases Sustainable Concrete Plant Guidelines

RMC Foundation’s newest publication offers ready mixed producers performance-based metrics to measure and demonstrate the sustainability of their operations, plus specific guidance on how to assess energy and resource consumption for continuous plant improvement

Read more: Rmc Foundation Releases Sustainable Concrete Plant Guidelines