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Seven-hour mix affords Cemex customer wide placement berth

23 Ship 150Can-do attitude, combined with innovative mix designs plus solid planning and execution, positioned Cemex USA’s Houston Ready-Mix business to work twice on a highly unusual project that took drivers and trucks on a four-hour, Houston Ship Channel voyage.

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Arcis agreement extends ultra-thin precast/ prestressed to AltusGroup producers

22 Arcis 150AltusGroup partnership precast producers can now add to their licensed architectural or structural CarbonCast offerings an ultra- thin panel technology for cladding or exterior fascia applications; rainscreens and ventilated drainage components; interior décor elements; marine decking or planking; and, tactile ADA detectable warning panels.

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Cambridge brings LED system to Atlantic Coast, Great Lakes states

19 Cambridgeia 150Cambridge Pavingstones, the source of ArmorTec units and outdoor living solutions, has been named the exclusive master distributor of i-lighting LED Landscape & Hardscape Lighting Systems in 15 states. The complete i-lighting line will be available from 250-plus authorized Cambridge dealers in Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

 

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ASCE publishes benchmark on permeable paver, pervious concrete practice

20 Book 150The Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) teamed with the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and its Environmental & Water Resources Institute (EWRI) for the first book on design, construction and maintenance of permeable interlocking concrete pavement, pervious concrete and porous asphalt.

 

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Boral tailors deeper Cultured Stone, TruExterior, and clay product portfolio to new styles, season

Against the backdrop of the 2016 International Builders’ Show, which saw 1,300 exhibitors span 500,000 square feet of Las Vegas Convention Center space, Boral USA announced new concrete and clay cladding, trim and roofing options.

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