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New ECOPact Green Concrete Offers Low-Carbon Levels

New ECOPact Green Concrete Offers Low-Carbon Levels

Delivers high-performing, sustainable and circular benefits with the opportunity to reuse materials in construction. Reduces carbon footprint of cubic meter of concrete by a minimum of 30%. Integrates upcycled construction and demolition materials, further closing the resource loop.

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Penetron Technology Helps Reduce Wasteful Landfill in Vietnam

Penetron Technology Helps Reduce Wasteful Landfill in Vietnam

The Cần Thơ waste-to-energy factory in Vietnam was inaugurated in March 2019 to help resolve the solid waste pollution challenge facing the Mekong Delta city. Topical application of Penetron crystalline materials to the facility’s wastewater treatment plant and power plant ensured a durable concrete structure. EAST SETAUKET, N.Y. (PRWEB) June 10, 2019 -- The Cần Thơ waste-to-energy...

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Leesburg Concrete Crosses a New Threshold with The Bolles School

Leesburg Concrete Crosses a New Threshold with The Bolles School

Leesburg Concrete Company, Incorporated crossed a new threshold in their manufacturing of precast concrete buildings. Over the past several years LCCI has produced and delivered multiple buildings of varying applications utilizing architectural precast concrete. The education market has been a large part of this effort. The Bolles School classroom building is the latest great example of using...

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Spancrete Partners with Shanghai Builder, Increases Global Impact

Spancrete Partners with Shanghai Builder, Increases Global Impact

Spancrete precast building components will be first of their kind in the region WAUKESHA, Wis. – Spancrete, the world leader in precast/prestressed concrete building solutions, has partnered with a builder in Shanghai to produce modern precast buildings in Shanghai. The company, Shanghai CITI_RAISE Construction Group, is building multi-level, multi-family homes with their new Spancrete precast...

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Pneumatic Saw precisely trims concrete pilings.

Pneumatic Saw precisely trims concrete pilings.

Featuring 14 in.- fiberglass reinforced blade- with- 5 in.- cutting depth, MILLHOG-® Air Powered Saw mounts onto- WrapTrack-® System- that clamps around 6–60 in.- dia pile using stainless steel bands. Trolley mounts onto track and supports saw as it smoothly glides around on V-grooved, stainless steel wheels, and operator score cuts around piling to achieve- clean, square cut before...

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Precast Concrete Guideway Walls for OIA Produced and Delivered by Leesburg Concrete

Precast Concrete Guideway Walls for OIA Produced and Delivered by Leesburg Concrete

Leesburg Concrete Company, Incorporated (LCCI) recently completed the contract for precast concrete guideway walls for the OIA South Airport Automated People Mover (APM) Complex. LCCI was subcontracted by Hensel Phelps.- “The OIA project was a great opportunity for us, another high profile project and a relationship with a quality contractor” said Kirk Rouse, Leesburg Concrete Vice...

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Telematics System supports ready mix concrete operations.

Offered as extension of TrimFleet Mobile software suite that is wirelessly connected to Trimble TVG850 telematics device, Trimble-® TrimFleet™ Mobile Connect provides auto-status technology throughout ready mix delivery cycle. Drivers can access CoPilot-® Truck™ navigation, text and voice communications, driver ID, and delivery information on Android display. Leveraging TVG850, TrimFleet...

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Twisted Steel Micro Rebar targets tunneling market.

Unlike rebar and other forms of reinforcement, Helix 8-50 Twisted Steel Micro Rebar allows for efficient tensile stress re-distribution within concrete prior to concrete cracking. Product has nominal length of 2 in. and equivalent diameter of 0.30 in., which meets ASTM A820 - Type I specification. Technology uses continuous deformation along length of shaft in form of twisted ribs, providing...

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International Truck Launches HX(TM) Series

New Class 8 Vocational Truck Models Drive International Truck's Re-Entry to the Construction and Concrete Market, Complete Severe Service Line-up LAS VEGAS,- – International Truck today launched the International-® HX™ Series, a new line of Class 8 premium vocational trucks designed to deliver the strength and endurance required for the severe service industry. This is the first all-new...

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A Growing Number of State Dots Approve J-J Hooks Mash-Tested Restrained Precast Safety Barriers for Highway Use

A favorite among highway engineers and DOTS, J-J Hooks restrained barriers are now being used on major roadway and bridge projects in more than 20 U.S. states MIDLAND, Va. – The MASH-tested J-J Hooks anchored barrier has now been approved by more than 20 state Departments of Transportation with additional approvals anticipated in the near future, according to Easi-Set Worldwide. AASHTO's MASH...

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