CIM Committee rounds up World of Concrete auction donations
Published: Friday, 12 September 2014 09:30
Written by CP Staff
Sources: Concrete Industry Management National Steering Committee; CP staff
Aiming to eclipse a record $810,000 grossed earlier this year, organizers of the 10th annual auction benefitting Concrete Industry Management undergraduate and graduate degree programs are soliciting equipment, material, travel and sports entertainment package donations for silent, online and live bidding. Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers will conduct the event at the Las Vegas Convention Center on February 4—the second day of 2015 World of Concrete.
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Coreslab enables New Mexico State ultra-HPC girder research
Published: Tuesday, 09 September 2014 11:32
Written by Concrete News
Sources: New Mexico State University (NMSU), Las Cruces; CP staff
With specimen production and handling assistance from Coreslab Structures in Albuquerque, an NMSU graduate student team is conducting flexural tests on large-scale prestressed girders designed with steel fiber-reinforced, ultra high performance concrete mixes, to be followed by similar testing on full-scale beams.
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