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Aci Council Assesses Energy Market, Nanotech, Epa Coal Ash Rule, Bim

The ACI Strategic Development Council fall session will include updates on a) the concrete industry’s pursuit of research funding and standards development through interface with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy and National Institute of Standards & Technology;

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Newcrete ProductsÌ Hockey-Arena Precast Scores In Tekla Bim Awards

A five-level, 157,945-sq.-ft. parking garage, servicing Pittsburgh’s new Consol Energy Center, brought Roaring Spring, Pa.-based Newcrete Products top honors in the Commercial/Institutional Model – Concrete category of the 2010 Tekla Structures Building Information Modeling Awards

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Cim Calls For World Of Concrete Auction Stock

CIM program patrons are soliciting donations of equipment, material, and other marketables for a sixth annual auction, to be staged January 20 at the 2011 World of Concrete in Las Vegas

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Astm C9 Eyes Standard For Post-Tensioning Grout Bleed Stability

ASTM WK28156, Test Method for Bleed Stability of Cementitious Grout Under Static Pressure, is geared to rapid identification of grout properties that can lead to stressed steel strand corrosion; spalling of encasement concrete for post-tensioning ducts; and, misalignment of base plates with attendant bearing and equipment failure

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