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Earth Day-Minded Kirchner Hosts Permeable Pavement Symposium

In Earth Day 2008 observance, Kirchner will spotlight its eco-friendly Romanstone permeable interlocking concrete pavement system during an April 24 symposium for municipal and utility officials, plus design, engineering, construction and real estate development professionals

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Nrmca, Epa Agreement Aims To Reduce PlantsÌ Environmental Footprint

With an eye toward industry-wide promotion of environmental management tools and Clean Water Act compliance, NRMCA and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) officials have signed a memorandum of understanding titled “Beyond Compliance: Principles of Environmental Stewardship - New Agreement to Reduce Environmental Footprint of Ready Mixed Concrete Operations.”

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Pci Workshop Explores Building Information Modeling

PCI has added to its April Committee Days in Chicago a one-day workshop tracking architects’ rapid transition from two-dimensional CAD to three-dimensional Building Information Modeling (BIM) methods for project design and management

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Quikrete Charters Western Canada Through Target Deal

Quikrete has acquired Target Products, Ltd., which as Western Canada's packaged-concrete leader has production and distribution facilities near Vancouver, B.C., and Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta

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