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Long-Term Cement Consumption Could Spell 100 Million-Metric Ton Domestic Shortfall

Although United States’ cement consumption is expected to decline to 75 million metric tons in 2009, compared to near record 2005 levels of 128 million metric tons, a recent PCA Economic Research 25-year forecast cites market factors that could propel domestic powder demand upwards of 192 million metric tons by 2035

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Speed Fab-Crete Launches Modular Bridge Division

Architectural and structural precaster and design/build contractor Speed Fab-Crete has formed SFC Bridge Systems to market, engineer, and fabricate three-sided, arch bridge structures

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Epa Chief Breaks Ground At Maryland Porous-Paved Àgreen StreetÌ

EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson joined federal, state and local officials for a late-November groundbreaking of the D.C. metro area’s “greenest” street, an American Recovery and Reinvestment Act-funded project that includes porous pavement to filter rainwater and reduce flooding as part of its long list of environmentally responsible elements

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