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Cresco Concrete Products Introduces a Superior Alternative to Painting and Staining Concrete Surfaces

February 12, 2014

Cresco Concrete Products, LLC, introduces the Premocoat™ product line featuring Microrender. Premocoat™ Microrender is a Portland cement based coating specifically designed to finish masonry surfaces. Microrender is available as a fine dry powder in gray, white or a specified color. Only water needs to be added before application by spray, brush or roller. A single coating simulates a...Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Sprayed Refractory Cement provides fire protection in tunnels.

February 11, 2014

Able to withstand exposure to elevated temperatures, FireMaster® FireBarrier™ 135 can provide concrete tunnel lining fire protection and fire protection of ventilation shafts, escape tunnels and refuges, as well as critical systems. Product offers single layer application onto concrete or metal substrates using standard spray equipment and adheres to most construction materials with strength typically 8x its weight. Product can be trowelled flat and can also be cast into sheet form. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Championship Bout Held at ICI Expo: Alumina vs. Fused Silica

November 18, 2013

PECATONICA, IL – Which of Ipsen's special formulas do you prefer – the refractory body of Alumina that can withstand exceptionally high temperatures and reduces cracking during thermal cycling or the flexible, clay-bonded body of Fused Silica which provides more thermal shock resistance? Ipsen engineers developed both formulas over several years to be long-lasting, handcrafted and durable....Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings, Services

Preprufe Meets the Waterproofing Challenge at Four Mumbai Developments

June 11, 2013

When building in areas with high groundwater levels, it is absolutely vital to get the right waterproofing system in place from the start. Prevention is always better than cure, as an inadequate waterproofing system or one that fails can have disastrous consequences – from structural damage to health dangers and costly repairs. As more structures are now built near to the coast or in direct...Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

BASF Exhibits at Windpower Conference and Exhibition 2013

May 10, 2013

Portfolio comprises materials for blades, towers and bases and nacelles FLORHAM PARK, NJ - BASF will showcase its current portfolio of innovative solutions for the fabrication, installation and maintenance of wind turbines at the Windpower Conference and Exhibition, booth 801, May 6-8, 2013, at McCormick Place convention center, Chicago, Illinois. BASF's portfolio for wind power includes...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Construction Equipment & Supplies

Barrier One Receives International NOVA Award for High Performance Concrete Admixture System

December 10, 2012

International - Barrier One Inc., of Ocoee, FL, has been recognized with a prestigious 2012 NOVA Award for its High Performance Concrete Admixture. This coveted international award recognizes construction techniques and methods that improve quality, productivity and safety, while reducing the ever-increasing cost of construction. More than 30 innovations from across the globe were considered,...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Urethane Mortar System can be applied below 40F.

January 30, 2012

Applied at 1/8-3/8 in. dry film thickness via trowel or slurry, PC-CRETE® U can be used to form containment beams or integral cove bases for seamless wall to floor protection as well as to slope floors in horizontal applications. This 3-part, heavy-duty, 100% solids, aromatic, cementitious urethane mortar system has textured matte finish and provides barrier against hydrostatic pressure and thermal shock. Return-to-service time is typically 4-6 hr. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Precast Concrete Accounts for 30 Percent of UAE's Concrete Construction Market

July 11, 2011

MAPEI introduces specially developed admixtures that enhance key attributes of precast concrete as building material of choice MAPEI, the leading global manufacturer of adhesives, sealants and chemical products for buildings, has announced that it has recently introduced a new range of specially developed precast concrete admixtures in light of the growing demand for precast concrete, which now...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Vegas Company, Phoenix Industries, Brings Some GREEN to Road Paving

March 23, 2011

Phoenix Industries, a leading equipment and technology provider for the paving industry, has announced they will be exhibiting their new PelletPAVE & PelletPATCH materials at the up-coming ConExpo in Las Vegas, March 22 - 26. LAS VEGAS, -- Phoenix Industries, a leading equipment and technology provider for the paving industry, has announced they will be exhibiting their new PelletPAVE &...Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

BASF Showcases Oilfield Products Portfolio at SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition

October 8, 2009

Company to highlight solutions that support petroleum engineers involved in oil & gas exploration, production HOUSTON, TX, September 30, 2009 -- BASF is featuring a broad portfolio of products for all aspects of oil and natural gas exploration and production at the Society of Petroleum Engineers Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (SPE ATCE), Oct. 5-7 at the Morial Convention Center in...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Composite Cement is lightweight and flexible.

October 5, 2009

Xtreme Lightweight Series is blend of cement with lightweight aggregates and reinforcing fibers. Fireproof, termite-proof, and mold-resistant, it can be cut, trimmed, nailed, molded, and formed into any shape. Product also allows any finish or any texture of wood or stone to be simulated; it attaches to gypsum, wall board, and concrete block, wood, and metal and can be stained, painted, or colorized throughout mix. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Adhesives and Cements meet EPA VOC regulations.

August 13, 2009

Silaprene brand Low Volatile Content contact adhesives and cements, compliant with latest EPA VOC regulations, contain less than 250 g/L of VOCs. Product performance is maintained, making adhesives and cements suitable for use in transportation, assembly, foam and furniture, HVAC, recreational vehicles, and marine industries. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

BASF Develops First-of-its-Kind Concrete Admixture for Workability Control

July 24, 2009

CLEVELAND, OH, July 22, 2009 -- The Admixture Systems business of BASF Construction Chemicals today announced the launch of the RheoTEC(TM) series of workability-retaining admixtures. The revolutionary new technology behind RheoTEC admixtures is only available from BASF and provides a distinct mechanism for achieving flexible amounts of slump retention and workability control without...Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

BASF to Showcase Broad Offering for Wind Turbines at WINDPOWER 2009

May 11, 2009

Proven, innovative solutions for fabrication, installation and maintenance of wind turbines FLORHAM PARK, NJ, May 1, 2009 - BASF today announced that it will showcase its innovative portfolio of solutions for the fabrication, installation and maintenance of wind turbines at booth 5108 at the WINDPOWER 2009 Conference to be held May 4-7, 2009, at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago,...Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Water-Repellent Admixtures aid concrete product production.

March 4, 2009

Suited for light swipe (RheoFIT(TM) 900) and moderate to heavy swipe (RheoFIT 900 S), plasticizing admixtures enhance production efficiency and aesthetic appeal of manufactured concrete products. They exceed traditional plasticizing chemistries by dispersing cement, pozzolans, and integral pigments. Also, both versions reduce compaction resistance while optimizing compressive and flexural strengths. Surface finish characteristics are improved as well, via reduced breakage and culls. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Henkel Industrial Adhesives Achieve GreenGuard Certifications

February 5, 2009

January 27, 2009 Bridgewater, NJ - In a move to further support its customers in the construction and woodworking markets, Henkel Corporation has obtained GreenGuard certifications for selected products within each of its woodworking product brands. The certified products include a selection of wood glues and contact cements, as well as low VOC and green diamond canister products. "Air...Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Color Admixtures are formulated for decorative concrete.

January 19, 2009

Suited for decorative concreting applications like driveways, pool decks, patios, and architectural decor, RHEOCOLOR® L comes in 50 shades, including warm reds and golds to cool grays and browns. Custom colors can be made using base colors such as light red, medium red, yellow, and black. It is added during batching process, and provides color uniformity, fade resistance, color consistency, color accuracy, and quick dispersion into concrete. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Paints & Coatings, Services

W. R. Meadows, Inc. Products Are GreenSpec Listed

January 3, 2008

Hampshire, IL -W. R. MEADOWS products will be featured in BuildingGreen Inc.'s GreenSpec Directory. The GreenSpec Directory lists product descriptions for environmentally preferable products. GreenSpec's objective is to list only the top 5-10% of environmentally preferable products. For a complete listing of the W. R. MEADOWS products that are GreenSpec listed, click here. W. R. MEADOWS...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Services

OSHA settles BCTD challenge to hexavalent chromium standard.

May 15, 2007

On April 6, 2007, OSHA signed an agreement with Building Constructions Trade Department, AFL-CIO, and International Brotherhood of Teamsters to settle challenge to hexavalent chromium standard. OSHA will issue new document titled Portland Cement Inspection Procedures, which provides specific enforcement procedures for compliance officers to follow where employees are working with portland cement, and collects all applicable provisions in single inspection checklist. Read More

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Honeywell Secures $4.7 Million Automation Project at Cement Plant in West Virginia

April 23, 2007

Experion R300 Enables Italcementi to Meet Increasing US Cement Demand PHOENIX, Nov. 15, 2006 - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced a $4.7 million contract to design and implement the process control system for Italcementi Group's new production facility in Martinsburg, W.Va. The new system is part of a larger expansion project that will help one of the world's largest cement producers meet...Read More