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Five manufacturers founded the VMMB in November 1999 with the assistance of the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA). A primary goal was to develop a standard for which volumetric concret...
Published 2 days ago by Equipment World
The senior vice president and chief economist of the Portland Cement Association, Sullivan was among the keynote speakers at the recent mid-year meeting of the Herndon, Va.-based National Concrete Mas...
Published 3 days ago by Forbes
"Most people don't know what materials were used to build their home, school, hospital or office building – so the building codes that shaped those construction decisions are way off their radar," sai...
Published 5 days ago by PR Newswire
Almost everyone knows that vegetables are good for the health of humans. A new study has shown that they could also play a vital role in the construction of stronger and greener buildings. Fibers from ...
Published 1 week ago by AZoBuild
Portland Cement Association, Simpson Strong-Tie, State Farm, and USAA. In 2008, FLASH, and Disney opened the interactive weather experience StormStruck: A Tale of Two Homes, in Lake Buena Vista, FL. L...
Published 3 weeks ago by Revere Journal
but under the standard covering lie solid. built-to-last concrete walls. Endorsed by the Portland Cement Association. this concise handbook gives contractors the hands-on information they need to use ...
Published 4 weeks ago by DailyMotion
An interesting video of a film produced for the Portland Cement Association (below) in 1961 shows how much of the Highway System was constructed. The complete history by the Nation Archives of the Int...
Published 1 month ago by The Old Motor
including Nebraskans for the Death Penalty and the Portland Cement Association. One ad that aired in Iowa for Huckabee featured two women, a Bible on the table, questioning Ted Cruz’s commitment to Ch...
Published 1 month ago by The Connecticut Mirror
One of the world's biggest industries—and a leading producer of greenhouse gas emissions—may finally be making moves to combat climate change. The World Cement Association recently held its first-ever ...
Published 1 month ago by Scientific American magazine
PULLMAN, Wash. – A Portland Cement Association grant to improve cement testing methods has been presented to Washington State University researcher Somayeh Nassiri. Nassiri, assistant professor in the ...
Published 1 month ago by Washington State University News
OTTAWA, Ontario, June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The popular and free Athena Pavement LCA Web App has been updated to further simplify life cycle assessment (LCA) and make paving more environmenta...
Published 1 month ago by Markets Insider
Last fall, the U.S. experienced one of the most active seasons for extreme wind events in decades. As rebuilding continues in the hardest-hit areas, there’s a heightened focus on how to better prepare ...
Published 1 month ago by Builder Magazine