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Jan 17, 2017
Las Vegas, NV

Every jobsite in America where concrete is cut, ground or drilled will change after June 23, 2017. That’s when construction companies and other employers will be subject to OSHA review and penalty if they do not reduce worker exposure to respirable silica dust in an eight-hour period from 250 micrograms per cubic meter of air to 50 micrograms. To put things in perspective, this is 20X smaller than a single grain of salt. Bosch Speed CleanTM dust extraction bits can help users reach and maintain ...

Jan 17, 2017
Las Vegas, NV

The rotary hammer is the workhorse of any construction site, providing the power and torque to drill and chisel in concrete and masonry materials. But the real differentiator among these power tools is putting all of that performance in a package that delivers great power at low weight – and that’s the story of the Bosch GBH18V-26 1" SDS-plus® EC Brushless Rotary Hammer. The Bosch GBH18V-26 rotary hammer delivers 1.9 Ft.-Lbs. of torque in a tool that weighs only 7.7 lbs. The ergonomic L-shape de ...

Jan 17, 2017
Las Vegas, NV

For trade professionals who demand a concrete drilling tool that brings the power every day, all day – the Bosch GBH2-28L 1-1/8" SDS-plus® Rotary Hammer is the right tool for the job. With 8.5 amp power delivered by 2.4 Ft.-Lb. motor, this is a rotary hammer that combines outstanding power with excellent speed. Click to Tweet: New @BoschToolsNA GBH2-28L 1-1/8" Bulldog Xtreme Max SDS-plus Rotary Hammer is versatile, powerful when facing concrete #Bosch #Powertools The Bosch GBH2-28L rotary hammer ...

Jan 17, 2017
Las Vegas, NV

As tool manufacturers continue to develop more powerful tools, the bits that work in tandem must also improve to keep up with the pace of the jobsite. That’s why Bosch developed  Impact Tough™ Impact Driver Bits – upgraded with design functionality and toughness to deliver 10X more life than standard impact bits. Click to Tweet: .@BoschToolsNA updates its impact tough bits to deliver 10X more life for higher torque tools http://ctt.ec/YzirN+ #Bosch #Powertools "Impact drivers today are offering ...

Jan 17, 2017
Las Vegas, NV

Western Star will highlight its breadth of rugged vocational options at the 2017 World of Concrete (Jan. 17-19, 2017). There, attendees can get behind the wheel to experience the Western Star difference in the seventh annual “Western Star Trucks Get Tough Challenge”. The ride-and-drive event, which takes place in the Gold Lot at the Las Vegas Convention Center, takes contestants along a short course in their choice of a Western Star truck and scores them on a 50-point scale. All entrants receive ...
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Jan 13, 2017
Racine, Wis.

Augusta Ready Mix has been in the concrete business for more than 30 years, and has grown along with its hometown of Augusta, Ga. “I started Augusta Ready Mix with my dad in 1985. We were in the dump truck business before that,” explains Terry Davis, owner and co-founder. “We try to be a complete service for home building construction. We’ve got dump trucks. We’ve got concrete trucks. We provide concrete, fill material and mortar sand. We pump concrete. We've got front dischargers, rear discharg ...

Jan 09, 2017
Cuyahoga Falls, OH

Era un día caluroso en Macedonia, una comunidad que también se apropia el nombre de Encrucijada del Noreste de Ohio.  Los trabajadores de Framm Construction tenían al frente una gran labor: un camino de entrada largo, amplio y curvado. Estos trabajadores de Framm enfrentaban varios retos: primero, necesitaban una gran cantidad de agua para el cepillado, y la llave de agua más cercana estaba dentro del garaje, el cual estaba cerrado bajo llave.  Segundo, con las elevadas temperaturas, ellos sabía ...

Jan 09, 2017
Cuyahoga Falls, OH

Mitri Products ofrece un sistema que literalmente alivia los dolores del proceso de acabado de concreto.Después de verter el concreto en una zona plana tal como un camino de entrada, los contratistas nivelan la superficie, alisan el concreto y lo preparan para el acabado. Paletas, llanas y un cepillo para concreto son usados para lograr un aspecto acabado. El agua es esencial durante el acabado, dado que el cepillo se debe mantener mojado durante todo el proceso. Es a este punto donde el EZ Slab ...

Jan 09, 2017
Cuyahoga Falls, OH

EZ Slab es un nuevo y revolucionario producto que convierte el acabado de concreto en un proceso simple y de un solo paso. ¿Qué es el EZ SLAB? Es un portador y contenedor resistente de aluminio que se puede montar fácilmente encima de una carretilla. Con dos cubetas amplias y una plataforma central, todo lo necesario está en un solo lugar.El cepillado es ahora una tarea fácil. Simplemente se sumerge y se lava el cepillo en la cubeta.  Paletas, raspadores, y otras herramientas también se pueden p ...

Jan 05, 2017
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio

Chicago Pneumatic Construction Equipment (CP) now features a brand-new tandem asphalt roller with the AR95. The new diesel roller joins the complete line of CP compact tandem asphalt rollers and soil compactors. The ride-on rollers offer a larger-scale complement to the popular line of CP light compaction equipment. The diesel roller is designed for easy transport and operator usability. The AR95 is utilized primarily for small-scale compaction work like patching, bicycle paths, small parking lo ...

Jan 05, 2017
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio

Chicago Pneumatic Construction Equipment (CP) features the new Red Rock CPS 110 portable air compressor — the first 110 cfm compressor in the CP lineup. The compressor was built with the same characteristics as the complete CP range, offering reliability, easy maintenance and flexibility. Portable, powerful and tough, the Red Rock compressor is lightweight, making it perfect for construction site use. Not only does the Red Rock have the ability to power two breakers with ease, but it also can wo ...

Jan 05, 2017
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio

Chicago Pneumatic Construction Equipment (CP) has launched the RX12, the newest addition to the innovative RX line of rig mounted, light hydraulic breakers. Featuring a service weight of 1,380 pounds, the RX12 is ideal for a wide range of applications including light demolition, building renovation and road construction. With an impact rate of up to 950 blows per minute, the breaker delivers dependable power and performance. The RX12 is specified for carriers with a capacity of 19,800 to 33,000 ...

Dec 27, 2016
St. Paul, Minn.

Ergodyne has introduced today the next generation of its innovative shock absorbing tool lanyards. The newest Squids® products prevent struck-by object incidents below while protecting those tethering above. The new additions to the product line include:3100F(x) Tool Lanyard Single Carabiner3110F(x) Tool Lanyard Dual Carabiner3108F(x) Tool Lanyard Single Locking Carabiner3118F(x) Tool Lanyard Dual Locking Carabiner “Ergodyne’s new, innovative Squids® Lanyards represent our thought leadership in ...

Dec 27, 2016
St. Paul, Minn.

Ergodyne has announced a new addition to its Squids® Lanyards Line. Now, workers can choose a Tool Tethering Kit to take with them for work at heights and know they’ve got exactly what they need. Too often, workers are left guessing which safety solution will most effectively prevent dropped objects. But that’s a dangerous game to play when lives are at stake. These kits were created to give more convenient and confident at-heights safety. “These kits provide workers with a complete tethering sy ...

Dec 27, 2016
St. Paul, Minn.

Ergodyne has unveiled its refreshed and redesigned ProFlex® Thermal Series Gloves. All told, six models have been updated and one model has been added to give more traditional thermal gloves workplace functionality. “Work doesn’t stop when the temperature drops,” said Andy Olson, associate product director, Ergodyne. “These gloves are built to keep hands warm, dry and protected, so workers can stay focused on the job, not the thermometer.” With this full-on, ground-up refresh, Ergodyne focused o ...

Dec 27, 2016
St. Paul, Minn.

Ergodyne has announced the launch of its SHAX® 6193 Umbrella Trailer Hitch Mount. The 6193 is a portable accessory piece that fits with a standard 2″ hitch receiver onto the back of a truck and holds the SHAX® 6100 Umbrella  in place, providing shade wherever, whenever. “Many outdoor workers who are frequently exposed to harmful UV rays also use a truck on the job,” said Alsie Nelson, associate product manager, Ergodyne. “Adding an optional accessory piece that can attach our umbrella to a truck ...

Dec 20, 2016
SAN DIEGO, CA.

San Diego-based eSUB Construction Software (eSUB), the leading provider of mobile and cloud-based project management and document control solutions for subcontractors, today announced a $5 million Series A investment from Revolution Ventures. The construction tech startup previously received investment from The Investor Group, led by Sheldon Lewis, Raymond Levitt, and the Stanford Farmers Investment Club, a group of Stanford professors that make angel investments. eSUB was founded by industry ve ...

Dec 20, 2016
Manitowoc, WI

HMI is proud to announce the new EliteONE injection gun is entered to win the prestigious industry award, Most innovative product at the World of Concrete 2017. Online voting is now open, help us stack the deck! Click the link below to vote for the HMI EliteONE NOW! http://www.concreteconstruction.net/products/2017-vote-mip-repair-demolition-materials-tools-equipment_o

Dec 13, 2016
Reno, Nev.

A great example of problem resolution recently took place on a project in Culver City, Calif.After a 20-year career that included oil field construction management and selling for abatement and demolition contractors, Keith Randall started his own company.REX Environmental & Demolition Inc. (REDI), Redondo Beach, Calif., opened for business in January 2016. The company specializes in demolition (hard and soft), lead and asbestos removal and contaminated soil removal. A recent job proved challeng ...

Nov 30, 2016
Reno, Nev.

Over the years, MB Crusher America, Inc. has drawn crowds to its World of Concrete booth with its live crushing demonstrations. The company has featured attachments designed for excavators and loaders. This year, the company will be screening live for the first time at World of Concrete 2017. MB Crusher has expanded its product line to include a new line of screening attachments designed for skid loaders, loaders and backhoes. At its booth, #O30619, in the Silver Lot, MB plans to feature a MB-LS ...

Nov 28, 2016
Addison, Tx

AMERICANS SPEND $300 BILLION DOLLARS ON REMODELING AND UPGRADING THEIR HOMES, OFFICES, OFFICE BUILDINGS AND VACATION HOMES INCLUDING INTERIORS AND EXTERIORS ANNUALLY. PROCAL STONE HAS CREATED A UNIQUE NICHE IN THE MARKET PLACE WITH A TIMELY COST SAVING TECHNOLOGY WHICH CUTS INSTALLATION TIME IN HALF WITH A UNIQUE LIMESTONE APPLICATION WHICH IS HANDCRAFTED ON-SITE BY “MASTER ARTISANS “.  We create beautiful real stone with the appearance of any shape and rock desired.  It can be installed on exis ...

Nov 28, 2016
Addison, Tx

•    High Margin Business   •    The Product    •    State of the Art CRM System•    Beautiful designs•    30 years Limited Warranty•    Nothing Comparable•    The Service•    Unique Niche•    Operations•    Utilizing techniques developed over 40 years in France & Spain•    All natural limestone & water based pigment•    Caters to both interior & exterior surfaces “Allows stone installation & placement on surfaces that were not possible before” Beautifully carved out by professionally trained “M ...

Nov 28, 2016
Addison, Tx

GROWTH•    Now is the time for Franchise expansion.•    External conditions are prime & interest rates are low.•    Opportunities are widely available.•    Remodeling, new constructions is at all time high since the 90's.•    We offer tried proven products with an elite development program which includes trained "Master Artisans" for your organization.•    Procal Stone is a development concept with substantial years of experience.•    We are growing the brand with media efficiency and SEO (searc ...

Nov 28, 2016
Addison, Tx

ProCal is seeking experienced businessmen and women who are currently in construction or related fields is a plus for consideration. In addition, we are actively working with entrepreneurs, investors and experience business people who want to expand their business whether in real estate, commercial development venues or have a thriving business in a completely different field and are looking to expand their portfolio.A PASSION TO SUCCEEDPartnerships are also encouraged as long as there is an act ...

Nov 28, 2016
Addison, Tx

1-  A comprehensive group of highly charged videos.2- Uses informative high powered ads which demonstrate the product preparation, application versability, beauty shots and finished projects, interior, exterior, residential and commercial projects.3- New innovative Marketing Materials produced by corporate.4- Additional platforms supported by consulting experts for all social media and network marketing at trade shows.5- Cable television spot buys run of the station advertising to reach the larg ...

Nov 17, 2016
Norcross, GA

HD Supply Construction & Industrial White Cap is one of the nation’s largest suppliers of tools, equipment, materials and safety products for mid-to-large professional concrete, specialty and general contractors. We provide products from our extensive inventory when and where professional contractors need them offering direct shipping, jobsite delivery and two-hour will-call options. We recruit, employ and constantly train exceptional individuals, including hundreds of outside account managers, ...

Nov 07, 2016
Racine, Wis.

CASE Construction Equipment introduces the all-new G Series wheel loaders, spanning seven new models scaled for work ranging from supply yards, building construction and agriculture up to quarries and mass excavation. The new introduction brings the entire product line to Tier 4 Final compliance featuring Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) engine technology that increases fuel efficiency, keeps exhaust temperatures down and eliminates regeneration or lifetime diesel particulate filter (DPF) cos ...

Nov 07, 2016

Liebherr displays the truck-mounted concrete pump 41 M5 XXT at the World of Concrete 2017 in Las Vegas. Configured in five sections, the 41-meter distributor boom in multifold design is extremely torsion-resistant, and consequently exhibits low-vibration boom movements on the building site.The concrete pipeline on the Liebherr truck-mounted concrete pump 41 M5 XXT is configured close to the boom on the left and right-hand sides, guaranteeing a balanced weight distribution. The pipe bends of the ...

Nov 07, 2016
Wakefield, MA

The new Galaxy Severe Duty Solid (SDS) line of solid tires from the Alliance Tire Group (ATG) offers contractors a wide range of outstanding Galaxy design and engineering in solid tires sized for the most popular skid steers, loaders and forklifts. Among the tires in the Galaxy SDS line are: Beefy Baby SDS, a solid version of the gold standard in skid steer tiresLHD 500 SDS L-5Super Smooth SDS L-5Yardmaster SDS The Galaxy SDS line is available in a wide range of sizes, with and without apertures ...

Nov 07, 2016
Wakefield, MA

A new web site and mobile app from Alliance Tire Americas, Inc. (ATA) streamlines simplifies the warranty submission process for dealers and the company’scustomers of Alliance, Galaxy and Primex brand off-the-road tires. The appATG “Warranty Wizard,” available online and free from the App Store for web and iPhoneon both iOS and Android devices, puts expedites the whole warranty claim process in the palm of the customer’s handby walking users step by step through the claim submission process.     ...

Nov 07, 2016
Zebulon, NC

For the last century, concrete installers have been using asphalt impregnated fiberboard (AIFB) as an expansion joint filler. Today, installers have a new choice in Nomaflex, a closed-cell polypropylene foam expansion joint filler and form, which has been evaluated by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO). With positive industry feedback from the product’s initial introduction in select sizes last year, Nomaco is now introducing a full product line of 30 ...

Nov 02, 2016
Newport News, VA

Liebherr USA, Co. Construction Equipment Division invites World of Concrete participants to get an up close look at the new L538 Wheel loader at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Central Hall, Booth # C5861.The L 538 on display features a Z-bar linkage for standard operations, achieves a tipping load straight of 22,485 lb (10,199 kg) at an operating weight of 30,205 lb (13,700 kg) and is driven by a 153HP (l) / 114 kW. This loader is equipped with a 3.14yd3 (2.40 m3) quick hitch re-handling bucke ...

Oct 27, 2016
SAN DIEGO, CA.

eSUB Construction Software is pleased to announce a brand new product integration, bringing together PlanGrid's user-friendly field productivity application for construction professionals with eSUB’s project management and document control platform for unmatched collaboration and productivity in the field. By integrating these two leading, best of breed solutions in field data collection, eSUB and PlanGrid will deliver a complete mobile solution for construction subcontractors, specializing in e ...

Oct 26, 2016
SAN DIEGO, CA

Lytx®, Inc., the global leader in video-based driver safety, today announced that Dolese Bros. Co., Oklahoma's leading construction materials company, has deployed the Lytx DriveCam™ Program throughout its fleet of 540 vehicles in operations across two states. “At Dolese, we believe that no task is worth doing if it can’t be done safely,” said Mark Helm, chairman of the board and president of Dolese. “Our commitment to safety led us to Lytx and their DriveCam in-vehicle technology, and since dep ...

Oct 20, 2016
Racine, Wis.

CASE Construction Equipment introduces the new SV340 skid steer – the company’s most powerful skid steer ever built. Rated at 3,400 pounds operating capacity and featuring a bucket breakout force of 9,531 pounds, the new vertical-lift skid steer continues the CASE tradition of building powerful operating capacities into a platform that is easy to use for operators in all industries.  The SV340 provides extra power and performance, along with a stronger lift arm, H-link and upper chassis. The mac ...

Oct 20, 2016
Grimsby, England

Fast Form Systems Ltd are pleased to announce their first US distributor, Spec West Concrete Systems who have depots throughout California and cover all of the West coast and neighbouring States and can also supply anywhere in the USA / Canada & South America.Spec West are a very highly regarding concrete systems vendor with 25 years trading in the concrete industry in California.Spec West will offer the full Fast Form range of concrete forming products and will be on the fast Form booth C6387 a ...

Oct 20, 2016
Grimsby, England

Fast Form Systems Ltd are pleased to announce that they will be showcasing their innovative new Bracket Form system at WOC at Booth C6387. Fast-Form TM is the only concrete forming system that can truly be erected by hand, with no part weighing more than 44lbs and the smallest bracket just 4lbs. The system is the fastest and easiest way to form bases / slabs / walls / pits as well as sheet pile capping beams and much more. The unique bracket that creates fast and easy concrete forming any size o ...

Oct 20, 2016
Grimsby, England

Fast Form Systems Ltd are pleased to announce that they will be showcasing their innovative new Curb Form system at WOC at Booth C6387. Curb forms come in 6’’ & 8’’ high and 8’ long and in straight or Flexi ( curved). Our system can be fixed to any surface from earth and hard core to concrete and plywood, they are extremely strong and reduce the need to make forms from lumber which saves time / material and labor costs. Fast Form Curb forms come with corners and infil panels and the ability to j ...

Oct 20, 2016
Grimsby, England

Fast Form Systems Ltd are pleased to announce that they will be showcasing their innovative new Hand Fit Wall Form system at WOC at Booth C6387. Fast-Form TM is the only concrete forming system that can truly be erected by hand, with no part weighing more than 44lbs. The system is the fastest and easiest way to form walls and much more. The unique system that creates fast and easy concrete forming any size or shape with corners of any angle and the ability to cast up to 21’ high without the need ...

Oct 20, 2016
Grimsby, England

Fast Form Systems Ltd are pleased to announce that they will be showcasing their innovative new Sheet Pile Capping Beam Forming system at WOC at Booth C6387. Fast-Form TM is the only concrete forming system that can truly be erected by hand, with no part weighing more than 44lbs. The system is the fastest and easiest way to form sheet pile capping beams and it forms all sides of the beam, including a safe working platform and all side forms. The World’s only complete capping beam system, fast an ...

Oct 14, 2016
Norfolk, Va.

Netarus LLC, announces the full-scale launch of HoistCam™ Director enterprise fleet monitoring software, which will be featured at the 2017 World of Concrete show in Las Vegas. HoistCam Director enables construction owners and managers to remotely monitor an entire job site via HoistCam, SiteCam, and other cameras. By capturing data from integrated sensors, the software provides GPS recording, geofencing, and searchable archives of recordings. Among the benefits for project managers is the abili ...

Oct 02, 2016
SAN DIEGO, CA

Lytx® today unveiled new enhancements to its industry-leading DriveCam® video telematics safety program that will streamline workflow, capture even more unsafe driving behaviors, and make fleet tracking easier for fleet managers on the go. These developments are in addition to the new video-without-limits Unisyn™ platform and ActiveVision® service updates, announced recently.  “We have deep partnerships with our clients, and they’re our best collaborators in the DriveCam program’s evolution,” sa ...

Sep 30, 2016
New Braunfels, TX

The largest cement producer in the state of Texas has eliminated a source of fugitive material and equipment damage on one of its essential conveyor arteries transporting crushed limestone from a storage dome to two kilns through an underground tunnel.  The Martin Marietta facility in New Braunfels adopted several technologies from Martin Engineering (Neponset, IL) to mitigate the effect of drop forces from 8-inch minus rocks falling 20 feet onto the B-06 conveyor, including a rock box, impact c ...

Sep 29, 2016
SAN DIEGO, CA

Lytx, the world leader in video telematics, today introduced the Unisyn platform, a wholly new video telematics model that gives unprecedented levels of quality video access and video expandability to fleets and field operations of all sizes and profiles. Lytx launched the video telematics category in 1998, combining video capture of road incidents such as hard braking or sudden swerving, data analysis of those incidents, and personalized coaching insights to improve driving behavior. Today, Lyt ...

Sep 29, 2016
MONTGOMERYVILE, PA

Aztec celebrates 7 straight years as cleanest 603cc engine in the industry. Kawasaki Motors Corporation introduced the gasoline powered 603cc twin valve engine into the commercial floor equipment market in 2010 to be converted to Liquid Propane Gas (LPG). Because gasoline cannot be used as an indoor fuel source, each equipment manufacturer must: (a) create their own LPG carburation system for the engine, (b) have that system independently tested by a third party, (c) register the system and resu ...

Sep 29, 2016
MONTGOMERYVILLE, PA

The Refresher, features a dust control capability and sealed planetary drive with positive drive synchronous belt, comes with 3 sets of driver heads/brushes: one set of 3 strip brushes for removing old floor finish; one set of 3 Velcro drivers for resin bond, hybrid and ceramic diamonds; and one set of 3 Mighty-Lok drivers for 10” burnishing or diamond pads. Each set of driver heads/brushes is designed with a lug system for “quick-change” mounting and dismounting on the job.The new Aztec Refresh ...

Sep 29, 2016
MONTGOMERYVILLE, PA

Aztec announces the new LowRider Spray Mist burnisher for use on vinyl composite tile (VCT) and polished concrete floors. The LowRider Spray Mist system can be used for spray cleaning with a cleaner/maintainer chemical or for concrete restoration with a concrete restorer solution.Advantages of using the Spray Mist system with the Aztec LowRider include (1) less chemical usage for cleaning and maintaining hard floors, (2) longer time between VCT stripping and concrete sealing cycles, and (3) long ...

Sep 28, 2016
MONTGOMERYVILE, PA

Aztec announces a significant improvement to the Guzzler, the number one strip-slurry recovery machine in the jan/san industry. For more than 25 years the Guzzler has been saving cleaning crews significant time and money, efficiently removing stripping solution from vinyl composite tile, sealed or finished concrete floors and terrazzo floors – up to 30,000 sqft/hour, which is twice the speed of other recovery methods. Effective October 2016, all Aztec Guzzlers will be equipped with an innovative ...

Sep 14, 2016
Austin, TX

Exactal is excited to announce that as of mid-September 2016, worldwide commercial licence sales for the Exactal Group have reached 8,000.So far, 2016 has been an excellent year for Exactal. In May, we opened our ninth worldwide office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to support clients in the region, which added to our worldwide expansion strategy. Then, June saw the milestone release of a simplified Chinese version of CostX®, which is significant in terms of expanding sales within Asia.We have also s ...

Sep 13, 2016
San Antonio, TX

Since we started on this magical venture, I’ve always had this feeling that one day we were going to end up in the news. In fact, I know I’ve made that exact statement to several of our partners, but I honestly never thought it would be this soon. A few weeks ago we were visited by a reporter from the San Antonio Business Journal. With camera man in tote, they spent several hours with Brian, Roger and I touring the ranch at our Mountain Home breeding facility. During the tour, there were numerou ...

Sep 13, 2016
Norfolk, Va.

Netarus LLC, announces the full-scale launch of HoistCam™ Director enterprise fleet monitoring software. HoistCam Director enables construction owners and managers to remotely monitor an entire job site via HoistCam, SiteCam and other cameras or drones. By capturing data from integrated sensors, the software provides GPS recording, geofencing, and searchable archives of recordings. Following two years of beta testing with customers around the world, the full-scale launch of HoistCam Director inc ...

Sep 12, 2016
Contamine Sur Arue, France

To meet the requirements of the market, a key concern for the concrete manufacturer is to succeed in reconciling flexibility, productivity and safety, while offering an ever-larger range of high-quality products.It is known that manufacturing plants produce according to their stock and the specific orders they receive. However, quantities and type ofproduct are increasingly variable. In order to react to their customers' wishes, concrete manufacturers have to change their production several time ...

Sep 12, 2016
Contamine Sur Arue, France

The company Abastecedora de Materiales Garcia is a family-owned company, which is a leading player in the industry of manufacturing,commercialisation and distribution of construction materials in South America. Specialized in concrete blocks manufacturing, this company is widely recognised within this industry, and currently achieves a monthly output of 7 million of concrete blocks. This company ensures this production with state-of-the-art equipment. Equipped with 7 units of American brand, thi ...

Sep 12, 2016
Contamine Sur Arue, France

As a market leader offering a complete line of interlocking concrete paving stones, architectural paving slabs, precast concrete products, and segmental retaining wall systems, Nicolock Paving Stones and Retaining Walls, based in New York, has steadily increased its output and product offerings to further secure its dominant position in the concrete industry. To address these concerns, the company has invested in a fully automatic factory from Quadra for the production of wet cast products. Quad ...

Sep 12, 2016
Contamine Sur Arue, France

With the commissioning of a state-of-the art production line for manufacturing concrete blocks at the end of 2012, the Plattard Group has concluded its 13 year investment and modernisation programme at its Villefranche-sur-Saône production facility in France, at least for the time being. Jacques Plattard is the CEO of this group of companies, which comprises 3 precast concrete production facilities, another 3 ready-mix concrete factories, and 35 sales representatives. In 2012, Plattard manufactu ...

Sep 01, 2016
MONTGOMERYVILLE, PA

Aztec announced today that it considers its LowRider Propane Burnishers “greener” than battery burnishers. In concluding this, Aztec considered the following facts: Battery Burnishers:• Cost twice the price of Propane Burnishers• Work at half the speed of Propane Burnishers (ISSA 540 Cleaning Times)• Have half the head pressure• Are twice as heavy to move around as Propane Burnishers• Have very limited run time, then need to be charged overnight• Are virtually impossible to move if the battery d ...

Aug 19, 2016
Sturgeon Bay, Wis.

Brauer Construction had piles of bed rock laying around its facility. In most cases, Brauer Construction would take the bed rock and fit it into a hole that was large enough to accommodate the size. Sometimes, when there were no holes, the company would place them in a quarry. That was when Jason Brauer, owner of Brauer Construction, searched the internet for a machine that would help him get rid of his bed rock. Brauer has been with his excavation company for 18 years. When he did his search, h ...

Aug 15, 2016
Indianola, IA

Chris Kooyers, owner of excavating company Kooyers Services decided to provide concrete for his own projects and purchased a mobile mixer from Cemen Tech. Contractors in his area saw the successful results from his mobile mixer and asked Chris if he could provide concrete for their projects. A new concrete business was born! One of Chris’ contracted new projects was to produce the concrete for the base of a large reinforcement wall designed to help prevent soil erosion in Saugatuck Harbor on Lak ...

Aug 15, 2016
Indianola, IA

Baytown, Texas realized that a Cemen Tech mixer could help their Public Works Department produce the concrete they needed, when they needed it, right where they needed it.  Improving service to the community and saving tax dollars at the same time.  They tracked costs and the resultant savings for one year and found that they saved $73,998 pouring 1,726 cubic yards of concrete during that time using Cemen Tech. Adding a Cemen Tech unit makes sense for most municipalities of approximately 15,000 ...

Aug 15, 2016
Indianola, IA

An attorney starting a concrete business may seem to be an unlikely match but Mark Idler, Barrister & Solicitor with the Long Family Law Group has made it work. In 2005, Mark and his partner, Mark Godbout, started Mini Batch Concrete and grew the business to eighteen barrel mixers in the first three years. The barrel mixer business was profitable but Mini Batch Concrete realized much of time their customers would either over-order or under-order for their projects. This was a problem for them as ...

Aug 15, 2016
Indianola, IA

Bob and Linda Lail, owners of Delong Concrete, are no strangers to the concrete business. They not only know concrete, but have also become experts in bridge deck overlays using latex-modified concrete. They discovered that bridges benefit by a topping of latex modified concrete during their first bridge job was in 1970.  Which they realized is best accomplished with a volumetric mixer. So they added their first volumetric truck and completed their first bridge deck using it for their latex modi ...

Aug 12, 2016
Floyds Knobs, IN

 Ligchine International, the world-leader in laser guided boom screed manufacturing, has continued to advance its SCREEDSAVER line of boom operated screeds by introducing a new mega-sized screed for 2016: the BOSS 240. The BOSS 240 incorporates features that our customers have indicated they would love to have on boom operated screeds as these features would reduce their overall screeding costs and thus grow their bottom line. The BOSS 240 is currently the largest screed ever offered from Ligchi ...

Aug 10, 2016
St. Paul, Minn.

Ergodyne has announced today the latest addition to its Skullerz® Safety Glasses Series with the new model Baldr. Full frame safety glasses boasting triple compliance, Skullerz® Baldr meets the requirements of ANSI Z87.1+, CSA Z94.3, and MIL-PRF 32432 Ballistic Impact protection to provide maximum coverage and compliance in style. “Building on the success of the original seven Norse God-inspired models before it, Baldr is the first completely new frame added to the Skullerz® Line since its incep ...

Aug 01, 2016
by BMH Systems

Alberta-based Rolling Mix Concrete Ltd. has shored up its province footprint with a second satellite in Calgary. The new plant is located in Balzac, north of the Calgary Airport, where commercial, industrial and residential work has remained stable, even in the face of a province-wide softening tied to energy market conditions.The high production plant can service much of the market, including downtown, thanks especially to Calgary Ring Road/Alberta 201 build out. Rolling Mix turned to past supp ...

Jul 22, 2016
Sacramento, CA

Construction Innovations LLC, manufacturer of the award winning BOLT STAR reusable bolt template, announced today the release of a 30-inch version of this popular tool for efficiently setting anchor bolts in light pole bases and round column forms. Like its smaller 18” and 24” siblings, the neon yellow 30-inch BOLT STAR continues to emphasize strength and reusability. It is manufactured of Xenoy™ polycarbonate material having nearly 5 times greater low temperature impact and improved chemical re ...

Jul 20, 2016
THE WOODLANDS, TX

On Center Software, a leading provider of estimating and project management software for the construction industry, was named to the 2016 Constructech 50, in the July/August edition. According to Constructech magazine editors, the companies that make the list help construction firms leverage the power of technology. The list is recognition for construction technology providers that are driving the building industry forward. Some of the top tech companies in the world made this year’s list, inclu ...

Jul 18, 2016

On Center Software launched a totally new website this week to help construction contractors see and test the industry’s top digital tools in the field today. The site, www.OnCenter.com, has streamlined its pages with a cleaner, simpler format, enhanced graphics, and a more responsive interface with faster loading times. “We engineered the design changes so navigating is much faster. You can find estimating tools, takeoff and project management platforms much easier. Finding white papers, tricks ...

Jul 11, 2016
By Tracey Jarvis

 When the Ready Mixed Concrete Association of Ontario announced in early 2010 that all stationary and mobile concrete batch plants under its domain would have to comply with its eco-certification program, Essroc Canada was already two steps ahead — it was in the process of having its six Ottawa-area batch plants certified. The then-optional eco-certification program was launched by the RMCAO in 2009, in cooperation with the Ontario Ministry of the Environment, to establish environmentally friend ...

Jul 11, 2016
By Kathy Johnson

Technically challenging could be an understatement for the engineering and design work that has gone into an offshore oil field project by Montreal based BMH Systems. BMH Systems began working on the Newfoundland based project in 2011, designing two modular concrete batch plants that would be used to produce concrete for the construction of the main component of the drilling platform, a standalone gravity based structure (GBS). Designing the twinned batch plants was one of the biggest technical ...

Jul 11, 2016
Miami, FL

Bouygues Civil Works Florida has mobilized for its Port of Miami tunnel contract with a portable plant bound less by footprint limitations than head room. After configuring equipment to a site below Interstate 395, Montreal-based BMH Systems shipped a portable plant in three modules, stacked to 26 ft., a few feet below the highway. The plant is geared to producing 55- to 80-yd./hour of grout and roller-compacted mixes, delivering them to a site portal—about 900 ft. away—via small, custom cars. B ...

Jul 11, 2016
by BMH Systems

The booming oil extraction activity in Cold Lake, AB has long piqued the interest  of businessmen Arlie Frolick and Dave Hilderbrandt. Petroleum industry giants like Imperial Oil are heavily involved in extracting bitumen from several sites in mid-eastern and northern Alberta. It is the largest, but certainly not the only, active oil producer in Cold Lake. And with oil production comes the need for massive amounts of concrete — to support the construction and operation of new and existing proces ...

Jul 10, 2016
Manitowoc, WI

HMI, the world leader in development and manufacturing of concrete lifting processes and equipment has announced the release of a NEW polyurethane injection gun designed specifically for concrete lifting. The “EliteONE” has been in design for years and is now available to polyurethane concrete lifting contractors.  When asked for comment, Jeff Cvetezar, HMI President, noted: “we are delighted to now offer the “EliteONE” to polyurethane concrete lifters worldwide. Years of design and testing now ...

Jun 27, 2016
Austin, TX

Exactal is very pleased to announce that we have released a Simplified Chinese version of CostX®, available for use immediately. With the Chinese economy and construction industry developing rapidly, and with the increasing involvement of international firms in the Chinese market, demand has increased for a more efficient cost management system, especially one that is compatible with BIM. As such, the Exactal team has worked hard on developing this new version of CostX® to meet demand in this ar ...

Jun 21, 2016
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio

Chicago Pneumatic Construction Equipment (CP) has launched a new generation of hydraulic compactors, designed with added features and options.  . The new RC compactors feature higher performance, overload protection and less maintenance to help contractors get jobs done efficiently. Unlike most equipment, RC compactors require no special installation; they arrive ready for use on the jobsite.    With a carrier weight class that ranges from 2,200 to 88,000 pounds, CP offers five new models in its ...

Jun 07, 2016
FORT MILL, S.C.

Western Star Truck Sales, Inc., is pleased to announce the availability of a 23,000-lb front steer axle in its 4700 model. The Detroit™ axle is being offered in the set-forward and set-back configurations of the 4700.The heavy-duty axle is ideal for applications that require a higher front axle weight rating like snow plow, dump and heavy haul. It also is a good match with the existing 23,000-lb flat leaf front springs available in all models.Detroit front axles are designed to be up to 40 lbs l ...

May 23, 2016
Rogue River, OR

 Wagner Meters is proud to announce the DataMaster™ app is now available for Android users complementing the previously released iOS version. Contractors, flooring installers, and others who use relative humidity (RH) testing, either the Rapid RH® 4.0 EX (single use) or Rapid RH® 5.0 (reusable), can download the DataMaster™ app to help record and report the moisture condition of concrete floor slabs.  Already recognized by industry leaders for innovation in the digital reporting of RH data, the ...

May 12, 2016
MOUNTVILLE, S.C.

Today Western Star Truck Sales, Inc., announced its new Extreme Duty (XD) Offroad package and the launch of the MBT-40 Transformer chassis.Western Star builds some of the toughest and most durable vocational trucks in the world today and is one of the fastest growing brands in North America. However, they also offer an offroad product that competes with the articulated and ridged frame markets.The Western Star XD Offroad package is engineered specifically for extremely rugged environments and is ...

May 12, 2016
FORT MILL, S.C

Today Western Star Truck Sales, Inc., announced the 6900XD is now available with 28,000lbs rated flat leaf front suspension with 62.5 inch slippered spring length in combination with a 28,000lbs front drive axle. The slippered spring option will both reduce wear and tear and contribute to a smoother ride as it absorbs shocks bumpy roads and uneven surfaces.Steer axle springs are “double slipper mounted” meaning that the chassis rests on the springs with hard plastic pads and no shackle brackets. ...

May 12, 2016
FORT MILL, S.C.

Today Western Star Truck Sales, Inc., announced the availability of the Fabco FAT-30 auxiliary transmission for the 6900XD. The FAT-30 is a stationary shift three-speed and is ideal for extra heavy-duty on- and off-road jobs, such as specialized heavy haul, oil field, mining among many other demanding applications. “This auxiliary transmission can handle 30,000 ft-lbs of input torque, giving it the highest torques rating in the industry. Fabco’s FAT-30 is available in both two- and three-speed p ...

Apr 04, 2016
THE WOODLANDS, TX

On Center Software announces today a new relationship with CertainTeed Ceilings. Through this strategic association, CertainTeed’s acoustical ceiling and wall solutions are now immediately available for contractors within On Center Software’s Quick Bid® solution. Quick Bid is the preferred estimating solution for construction professionals. This highly intuitive software enables contractors to easily, accurately, and consistently increase project win rates and profit margins. The award-winning s ...

Apr 01, 2016
Burns Harbor, ID

“How-to” videos provide a simple, easy-to-use resource for installing Mortar Net Solutions’ products. Mortar Net Solutions™, the leading supplier of moisture management solutions for masonry walls, offers a series of helpful “how-to” videos to assist in installing its products. Each video provides easy-to-follow instructions with text detailing each step, plus narration and demonstration by Steven Fechino, engineering and construction manager for Mortar Net Solutions and an experienced masonry c ...

Mar 02, 2016
MIDLAND, MI

 In 2013, America’s infrastructure GPA was listed as a D+ and it was estimated that $3.6 trillion would be needed by 2020 for road, bridge and pipe infrastructure repairs.1 Dow Polyurethanes is using science and technology to provide two innovative solutions to fill gaps in infrastructure repair. Concrete formulators now have new long-lasting, durable binder and sealant options for road, bridge and pipe construction to aid in the infrastructure’s road to recovery.“Numerous advantages were combin ...

Mar 01, 2016
Burns Harbor, ID

One-of-a-kind drainage and metal lath system provides easy-to-use, cost-effective drainage solution for adhered masonry veneers. Mortar Net Solutions, the leading supplier of moisture management solutions for masonry walls, introduced its LathNet™ drainage plane and metal lath system for use with thin brick, stone, stucco, and other types of adhered masonry. Using tried-and-true materials familiar to all adhered masonry installers, the system provides a faster, easier installation method than in ...

Mar 01, 2016
Midland, MI

 To help put America’s aging infrastructure on the road to recovery, Dow Polyurethanes is using science and technology to develop innovative product solutions where they are needed most. High performance polyurethane products are filling gaps in infrastructure repair, which gives the industry new durable options for road, bridge and pipe construction. Learn more CLICK HERE to view our infographic.  

Feb 22, 2016
Villahermosa, MX

A world leader in conveyor bulk handling solutions has used its innovative belt cleaning technology to help a cement manufacturer resolve fugitive material buildup caused by a variety of alternative fuel resources (AFRs).  The second largest cement producer in the country, Holcim Mexico increased the use of solid and liquid AFRs at one of its facilities, but the change resulted in spillage and carryback that caused equipment failures, cleanup and maintenance costs estimated at $67,000 per month. ...

Feb 21, 2016
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio

Chicago Pneumatic Construction Equipment (CP) has launched their first LED light tower to the North American market with the introduction of the CPLT V5+ HiLight, joining the CPLT V4 metal halide version in the CP lineup. The new high-performance light tower features a heavy-duty polyethylene canopy for rugged durability and is designed to withstand the most extreme elements and working conditions. The canopy coupled with the light tower’s compact size, ease of transportation, safety features an ...

Jan 26, 2016
Rogue River, OR

 Wagner Meters is proud to announce the DataMaster™ app for contractors, flooring installers, and others who utilize relative humidity (RH) testing, specifically, the Rapid RH® 4.0 EX, to assess the moisture condition of concrete floor slabs.Already recognized by industry leaders for innovation in the digital reporting of RH data, the original DataMaster™ was awarded Most Innovative Products, Industry Choice, at the World of Concrete 2013 when first introduced three years ago.Now it’s even bette ...

Jan 06, 2016
Rogue River, OR

 Wagner Meters announces the exclusive release of an online Service Temperature Estimator webApp that easily and quickly estimates the relative humidity (RH) at service conditions from concrete at non-service conditions. Now, flooring experts and general contractors can access vital information to help determine realistic project deadlines and ensure compliance with the ASTM F2170 standard for concrete slab RH measurements. More importantly, properly conducted RH measurements will decrease the r ...

Dec 21, 2015
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

 Since 2008, hollow core slab prices have experienced a pointed drop. In some regions, prices have dropped by 30-40% making the task of turning a profit very challenging. This has posed a tough problem. A problem that has not and, most likely, will not return to pre-recession levels for some time to come. To read more Click Here to download the Precast Concrete Elements article.  

Dec 21, 2015
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

 Plant performance in all facets are critical in determining the success of its projects – structurally and financially. Construction material companies need every competitive edge they can tap into – from combining creative engineered solutions, relevant advice, dedicated people, proven products and a focus on outstanding customer service. This can only be achieved via the correct alignment of management, market vision, partners, equipment and technology. To read more Click Here to download the ...

Dec 21, 2015
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

 North American precast producers strengthen their position by the joining of Ultra-Span to the powerful portfolio of PROGRESS GROUP PROGRESS GROUP provides precast concrete plants with complete, customized, turn-key solutions. Ultra-Span, North America’s provider of hollowcore extrusion systems, is now a part of PROGRESS GROUP. With the power of the PROGRESS GROUP’s portfolio, Ultra-Span compliments its offer to North American precast producers to deliver positive impact across their entire pre ...

Dec 14, 2015
Austin, TX

Exactal is excited to announce that the newest release of CostX®, Version 6.0, is now available. Given the huge popularity of the CostX® software worldwide, and its exponential growth even in just the last year (with over 7,000 licences sold as part of the Dimensioneering Group) this new version will be an exciting milestone for customers worldwide. There are plenty of excellent new features included for clients and prospects in CostX® 6.0. Most significantly, a new underlying technology platfor ...

Dec 04, 2015
Sacramento, CA

Construction Innovations LLC announced today that it has been awarded the prestigious 2015 NOVA Award from the Construction Innovation Forum (CIF) www.cif.org , for its innovative BOLT STAR product, www.bolt-star.com . The 2015 winners were announced November 10th at the Construction Users Roundtable (CURT) Awards of Excellence Gala in Houston, Texas. Based in Cincinnati, CURT represents more than 100 of the nation’s top construction purchasers, the majority of which are Fortune 500 companies.BO ...

Oct 21, 2015
Floyds Knobs, IN

Ligchine was invited by Walmart in July to demonstrate our ScreedSaver MAX machine at their new Clarksville, TN store.  One of our competitors was also invited and we were each given 2 days to demonstrate our Laser Guided Boom screeds.  Walmart's floor requirements were a minimum of FL35.  Concrete was 3500 PSI with a maximum of 6" slump. All floors were measured by Walmart's independent testing agent and we are proud to share our results with you.  Ligchine floors were measured FL85.  Needless ...

Oct 15, 2015
Sacramento, CA

Construction Innovations LLC announced today that its BOLT STAR reusable bolt template product was recognized as a winner  in the 2015 Construction & Engineering Awards and named “Best Reusable Bolt Template” in the USA. The 2015 Construction & Engineering Awards is an annual awards program of BUILD magazine, the go-to resource read around the world by 370,000 construction industry professionals, from CEOs to independent contractors, senior architects to materials and equipment suppliers. The aw ...

Oct 01, 2015
Burns Harbor, ID

Mortar dropping collection device available in thinner size for smaller masonry wall cavities. Mortar Net Solutions, the leading supplier of innovative moisture management solutions for masonry walls, introduced a new, 0.4-inch-thick size to its WallDefender™ line, the lowest cost mortar dropping collection devices available. Originally available in 1- and 2-inch thicknesses, WallDefender helps prevent moisture damage to masonry cavity walls by preventing mortar droppings from blocking weep hole ...

Aug 31, 2015
Hebron, KY

 HBC-radiomatic is one of the world’s leading suppliers of radio controls for industrial applications such as concrete pumps, tower cranes, loader cranes and many other types of machinery. Since its establishment over 60 years ago, the family owned company headquartered in Crailsheim, Germany has a strict emphasis on quality and in-house production. With this as the primary focus, more than 90 percent of all required parts come from HBC’s production in Crailsheim. As of today, HBC-radiomatic emp ...

Aug 31, 2015
Hebron, KY

 At World of Concrete 2017, HBC-radiomatic (booth C4009) will show numerous innovations for the safe and convenient control of a wide range of cranes and machinery.  radiomatic® photon: safe machine operation with camera assistance.A major highlight will be the presentation of radiomatic® photon. This new feature enables the clear display of live camera images on the radio control and can work with several cameras simultaneously. They can be installed anywhere on the machine or work area and tra ...

Jul 17, 2015
HOLLAND, MI

Pathfinder Systems is a sales and service organization based in Holland, MI which brings the leading technology available in the industry to address the specific requirements of our customers. Whether the application is block, pavers, retaining wall, pipe, precast or wet cast, we match the best equipment solution to the need and service the entire Concrete Products industry.  Pathfinder has assembled a team of experts with several hundred years of experience from around the concrete products ind ...

Jul 06, 2015
Olds, Alberta

 Consistent product quality, timely delivery and logistical control are crucial to a continuous pour project. With a Reimer Mixer, as long as the materials bins are charged, the mixer can continuously mix and deliver consistent, fresh concrete without the need for transit between the pour site and a batch plant.Read More: 192-hour pour – no rejected loads 

Jul 06, 2015
Olds, Alberta

 Business is booming for Steve Castle and Thousand Islands Concrete, a contractor operating out of Eastern Ontario. A veteran in the concrete industry, Castle's successful business model--leveraging the unique advantages of ProAll Reimer Mixers--has been profiled in an issue of Heavy Equipment Guide."Once we started working with the Reimers we realized we could bid on projects that we never could before," stated Steve Castle. "We could bid on commercial projects--strip malls, big box stores, sch ...

Jul 06, 2015
Olds, Alberta

 For owner/operators that only charge customers for the actual concrete delivered, there is never a problem with ordering too much or too little material. Metered delivery means you have an accurate record of volume produced. When low volumes and small loads are needed, deliveries can be made to several small projects, each with different mix requirements, in the same day without wasting time recharging.Read More: Making Money Using A ProAll Reimer Mixer

Apr 15, 2015
Peru, IL

A global leader in industrial vibration technology has introduced a lineup of long-life vibrators for precast concrete applications, built with heavier-duty materials for internal components than most competing designs.  Cougar® Concrete Form Vibrators from Martin Engineering utilize Class H windings and a rigid alloy frame to withstand maximum force output levels for longer sustained periods.  Designed to replace current vibrators sold for these demanding applications, the units are engineered ...

Sep 04, 2014
Louisville, NE

The largest American-owned cement manufacturer in the nation has solved a buildup problem in the precalciner of its Nebraska plant by installing a network of high-performance air cannons, improving material flow and drastically reducing the need to hydro-lance.  The series of 25 air cannons from Martin Engineering fires a powerful discharge of compressed air in a prescribed pattern to remove material that becomes adhered to the vessel walls.  The solution helps the plant avoid downtime and elimi ...

Apr 23, 2014
Normal, IL

A Ready-Mix Concrete plant in the Midwestern United States has resolved material build-up issues in three storage silos where accumulation had slowed production and increased internal pressures, eventually damaging the vessel walls and forcing a shutdown.  By enlisting the services of a professional silo-cleaning crew from Martin Engineering (Neponset, IL), the Commercial Acres RMC facility owned by Stark Excavating was able to have all three silos safely emptied and ready for repair in just ten ...

Jan 24, 2017
Dallas, Texas

WORLD OF CONCRETE BRINGS THE INDUSTRY TOGETHER TO KICK OFF THE 2017 CONSTRUCTION SEASON   World of Concrete 2017 provided exhibitors with a hugely successful platform to start the year off strong, packing the show floor with qualified industry-related attendees, ready to make purchasing decisions on the latest equipment, products, and technologies available. Many exhibitors commented WOC 2017 was one of the best shows in recent memory, resulting in a 73% rebook on booth space for WOC 2018.   Th ...

Nov 30, 2016
Shanghai, China

For Immediate Release:  Informa Beijing and Shanghai Zhanye Exhibition Co., Ltd have formed a joint venture, Shanghai Yingye Exhibition Co., Ltd, to launch the World of Concrete Asia (WOCA), which will showcase a full range of products from the World of Concrete, China Floor Expo (CFE) and China Mortar Expo (CME) brands. The cooperation will begin from the next edition of CFE/CME fairs on, which will be held from 4-6 December 2017 in the Shanghai New International Expo Center. The joint venture ...

May 31, 2016
Las Vegas, NV

For Immediate Release:  Trade Show Executive honored the fastest-growing trade shows during the Fastest 50 Awards & Summit on May 25-27 at the Bellagio in Las Vegas. Winners were selected based on the highest percentage of growth in each of the following categories: net square feet of paid exhibit space, number of exhibiting companies and number of attendees. In addition to honoring the fastest-growing trade shows, Trade Show Executive presents one show in each of the categories with a Fastest 5 ...

Feb 12, 2016
Dallas, Texas

WORLD OF CONCRETE HITS 7-YEAR HIGH World of Concrete 2016 exceeded expectations across the board. This signature event for the concrete industry drew 60,110 registered professionals, up from 55,779 in 2015, and featured more than 1,532 companies exhibiting across more than 743,889 net square feet of space, an increase of more than 67,000 net square feet from 2015. This was the largest World of Concrete in seven years.Tom Cindric, Vice President, Informa Exhibitions U.S., Construction & Real Esta ...

Jun 08, 2015
Dallas, Texas

For Immediate Release WORLD OF CONCRETE ANNOUNCES LARGEST SPACE DRAW IN SEVEN YEARS Dallas, TX, June 8, 2015 – Informa Exhibitions, U.S. reports that its recently completed space draw for World of Concrete 2016 secured 937 exhibitors booking more than 610,000 net square feet of space. With seven months remaining until WOC 2016, organizers are anticipating significant growth over World of Concrete 2015–which was the largest event in six years, with 55,779 registered professionals featuring more ...

Jun 04, 2015

A truly international and dynamic show!The 10th Intermat show closed its doors on 25 April 2015 with visitor numbers of 183,000 (including 131,624 identified visitors) recorded during its six days. These numbers are slightly down (-8.5%) compared to those of 2012, a record-breaking year, however the result is particularly satisfying given the complex and uncertain economic climate. Moreover, Intermat has cemented its international focus with 35% of visitors coming from 168 countries including fr ...

Feb 10, 2015

For Immediate Release  Double-Digit Growth at World of Concrete 2015 Dallas, Texas – February 10, 2015 – Celebrating 41 years of industry excellence, World of Concrete 2015  exceeded expectations across the board. The signature event for the concrete industry drew 55,779  registered professionals, up from just over 48,000 in 2014, and featured more than 1,459 companies exhibiting across more than 675,000 net square feet of space, an increase of more than 100,000 net square feet from 2014 . This ...

Nov 18, 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C.

Hanley Wood, the premier information, media, event, and strategic marketing services company serving the residential, commercial design and construction industries, announced today that it has reached an agreement to sell its Hanley Wood Exhibitions business to Informa PLC, a UK-based publishing and events company that operates in more than 40 countries and is one of the world’s leading knowledge providers. The sale is subject to customary regulatory review and is expected to close by the end of ...

Jun 19, 2014

Dallas, June 19, 2014 – Hanley Wood Exhibitions reports that its recently completed space draw for World of Concrete 2015 secured 875 exhibitors booking over 550,000 net square feet of space. With seven months remaining until the show opens, organizers are anticipating significant growth over World of Concrete 2014–the 40th Anniversary of the event.“Excitement and optimism are at an all-time high for World of Concrete, said Jackie James, Director of World of Concrete. “The space draw has surpass ...

Jan 30, 2014
Dallas, Texas

Dallas – January 30, 2014 – Celebrating 40 years of industry excellence, World of Concrete 2014 wrapped up another successful show January 20-24 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The signature event for the concrete industry drew over 48,000 registered professionals, and featured more than 1,250 companies exhibiting across more than 570,000 net square feet of space.World of Concrete opened Tuesday, January 21, with former Las Vegas Mayor and Host Committee Chairman Oscar Goodman with his signa ...

Jan 30, 2014
Dallas, Texas

Dallas, Texas (January 30, 2014) – Hanley Wood Exhibitions reports that Rig Racin’, the official mobile game app from World of Concrete, hit a whopping 100,000 downloads within a month of its release.Rig Racin’ has increased awareness of the World of Concrete brand and has driven engagement with concrete industry professionals across the globe. The game is available in the Apple App Store for iOS devices and Google Play for Android devices.Game players can steer mixer trucks through three action ...

Dec 20, 2013
Dallas, TX

For the third year, World of Concrete 2014 is recognizing the accomplishments of crews in the commercial construction/masonry industry with the CREWS THAT ROCK competition, sponsored by BASF. This popular contest honors crew members for their teamwork and contribution to the industry and their communities. Crews submitted stories and photos of their amazing and inspiring projects from the past year for a chance to win a trip to the show, hotel stays, seminars and other exciting prizes.Projects w ...

Dec 16, 2013
Dallas, TX

Hanley Wood Exhibitions has unveiled a game for mobile devices to build awareness of its World of Concrete brand and drive engagement with concrete industry professionals. The game, titled “Rig Racin,’” is now available in the Apple App Store for iOS devices and Google Play for Android devices.Game players can steer mixer trucks through three action-packed, challenging game-play environments.  Players must deliver their cement load on time to receive in-game rewards and to advance to more challe ...

Nov 05, 2013
Dallas, Texas

S.E. INTERMAT, owner and organizer of the INTERMAT trade shows, and HANLEY WOOD, LLC, and organizer of World of Concrete, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop a new event, “World of Concrete Europe.”This partnership gives S.E. INTERMAT and HANLEY WOOD, LLC a leading position on the concrete industry market in Europe.Tom Cindric, Vice President of Hanley Wood Exhibitions, said: “We are very excited by this partnership which is another major step in the worldwide development of Wo ...

Oct 15, 2013
Dallas, Texas

With 40 years of history, action and innovation under its “tool belt,” World of Concrete attributes its legacy to the continued success of exhibitors and attendees. Building on the reputation as the only annual international event dedicated to the commercial concrete and masonry construction industries, World of Concrete will be held on January 21-24, 2014; Seminars: 20-24 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.In addition to highlighting the 40th anniversary, WOC 2014 will feature a week packed ful ...

Sep 09, 2013

Dallas, TX, September 9, 2013 – It’s that time of year again, when concrete construction and masonry construction crew members submit their outstanding projects from this year to be entered to win the CREWS THAT ROCK competition. World of Concrete 2014 will once again present the CREWS THAT ROCK competition, sponsored by BASF, to honor crew members for their teamwork and contribution to the industry. The top winners will receive a trip to WOC 2014 as well as other prizes in addition to widespre ...

Feb 20, 2013

Dallas, Texas – February 20, 2013 – World of Concrete 2013 recently wrapped up another hugely successful show at the Las Vegas Convention Center February 5-8, 2013; Seminars 4-8. The well-known industry show surpassed all expectations in square footage and attendance numbers while launching new and exciting products, equipment and events; presenting more than 100 seminars in the world-class Education and Certification Program; and providing valuable networking opportunities for exhibitors and at ...

Jan 31, 2012

Dallas, Texas – January 31, 2012 – World of Concrete 2012 recently completed another successful show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 24-27, 2012; Seminars 23-27. The well-known industry show launched a wide array of new and exciting products, equipment and events; presented more than 100 seminars in the world-class Education and Certification Program; and provided valuable networking opportunities for exhibitors and attendees. World of Concrete 2012, the only annual international com ...

Jan 28, 2011

Dallas, Texas – January 28, 2011 – World of Concrete 2011 returned to the Las Vegas Convention Center January 18-21, 2011; Seminars 17-21, and launched a wide array of new products and equipment, presented a world-class Education and Certification Program, and provided crucial networking opportunities for exhibitors and attendees. This well-known industry show continued to build upon its reputation as the only annual international commercial construction trade show for the concrete and masonry ...

Jun 07, 2013

Dallas, TX, June 7, 2013 -- Jackie James, Director of World of Concrete, will travel to Mexico City and Puebla in late June to participate in a trade mission hosted by the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA). The primary goal of the mission is to increase attendees and exhibitors from Mexico at World of Concrete and promote the use of concrete and masonry in the commercial construction industries. The LVCVA has conducted about 14 of these missions, specifically for trade show pro ...

Jun 06, 2013

Dallas, TX, June 6, 2013 – World of Concrete will continue to bring international buyers together with U.S. exhibitors to expand business domestically and overseas. For the 9th consecutive year, the U.S. Department of Commerce has selected the World of Concrete for the International Buyer Program (IBP) for both the 2014 and 2015 shows. WOC draws significant attendance at each event working with the Department of Commerce. WOC 2014, January 21-24; Seminars 20-24 in Las Vegas, will offer delegatio ...

Feb 07, 2013

Dallas, Texas – February 7, 2013 – Hanley Wood, LLC, owner and producer of the World of Concrete exhibition, announced today plans to launch World of Concrete India, which will debut in October 2013 at the HITEX Exhibition Centre in Hyderabad, India. With a booming construction industry, India has been in the process of modernizing its infrastructure including highways, bridges, airports, ports, metro and mono rails, power and projects. India serves as the perfect host for the well-known World o ...

Jul 16, 2012

Dallas, Texas – July 16, 2012 – Concrete construction and masonry crew members won’t have to wait long for bragging rights when it comes their outstanding projects from this year. World of Concrete 2013 will once again present the CREWS THAT ROCK competition, sponsored by BASF, to honor crew members for their teamwork and contribution to the industry. The top winners will receive a trip to WOC 2013 in addition to widespread industry recognition. Since crews have always been a huge part of World ...

Feb 09, 2009

Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. – World of Concrete was awardednational honors by the leading trade show industry publication at the recent Trade Show Executive Gold 100 Awards & Summit in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.Trade Show Executive (TSE) magazine recognizes the top 100 trade shows in the United States each year and gives special distinction to standouts in 13 Gold Grand Award categories. The magazine, which ranks World of Concrete as the 16th largest in the U.S., chose the commercial constructi ...
 

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