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World Cup's Soccer City Sports Record Glass-Fiber Concrete Enclosure

The June 11 FIFA World Cup 2010 kickoff will occur at Johannesburg’s Soccer City Stadium, potentially the largest glass-fiber reinforced concrete (GFRC) installation to date: 2,100 modules, each comprising 16 fibreC panels, cover 323,000 sq. ft. to enclose the venue

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Castia Deal Brings Concrete Results Veneer Stone Competency

Concrete Results has acquired the assets of Portland, Ore.-based Castia Stone, whose wet cast stone veneer production technology includes a “rain screen” air space design eliminating moisture build-up between siding and wall

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Aci Engages Steel City Venue For Ãgreen Concrete-Themed Convention

ACI’s Fall 2010 Convention, scheduled for Oct. 24-28 in Pittsburgh, will offer more than 300 committee meetings and 30 American Institute of Architects (AIA)- and U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)-approved technical sessions, plus forums, tours, and networking events

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Transportation Chief Lahood Praises Powder At Holcim Ste. Genevieve Premier

Headlining guest speakers for the June 4 Ste. Gen cement plant inaugural event, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood praised Holcim for creating jobs (the operation has 250 employees), thus playing an important role in the nation's economic recovery, and making a product that will play a key role in rebuilding transportation infrastructure through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)

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