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Oldcastle CEO Set for New CRH Post

Oldcastle Inc. President and CEO Mark Towe will assume a new role in January, CRH Americas chairman, teaming with CRH Plc Chief Executive Albert Manifold to support performance and excellence programs across the group, and continuing as an executive director.

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Morrish tapped to head Lehigh Hanson, join realigned HeidelbergCement board

Jon Morrish has transitioned to Lehigh Hanson Inc. president and chief executive officer from his post as South Region president. He succeeds the retiring Daniel Harrington, who during five years at the helm is credited with managing the business through one of the worst economic downturns in recent history, capitalizing on market recovery, and positioning the company for future growth.

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Seven structures charter Green Garage Certification roster

The Green Parking Council (GPC), the non-profit organization promoting sustainability in the global parking industry, has announced the inaugural projects to earn Green Garage Certification. The International Parking Institute- affiliated GPC unveiled the program last year for new and existing developments.

 

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Artist interprets common forms for Contemporary Chicago exhibit

20 CSia 150Three ubiquitous concrete elements, one ready mixed and two precast, anchor a Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago plaza exhibit running through July 2016. Dubbed MCA Chicago Plaza Project Alexandre da Cunha, 2015, it features the Brazilian artist’s Mix (Americana), a painted mixer drum on loan from a New York gallery, plus Figurehead and Biscuit, two new “works” from Evanston, Ill.-based Concrete Specialties Co.

 

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