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Huskers Team Tops In Big Beam Contest

University of Nebraska (Team #2) engineering students won first place in the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute's 2005 Big Beam national competition.

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Validation

In late-October testimony before the House Science Committee, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Director William Jeffrey called on

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Industry Groups Find Place At Usgbc Table

NRMCA and PCA are among the first concrete organizations to join USGBC, following a September 2005 change in Council guidelines allowing trade groups

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Green-Building Momentum

Concrete and cement groups announced new product guidelines tied to Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) project certification during

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Leed Reference Guide For Rm

In late October, the RMC Research Foundation released the 86-page Ready Mixed Concrete Industry LEED Reference Guide. It provides producers, contractors,

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