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Sep 23, 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 23, 2016
MONTGOMERYVILLE, PA

As a trusted manufacturing leader in the propane floor machine industry, Aztec has developed what may be a game changer in the Concrete and VCT floor machine industry.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” ...

Sep 23, 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 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 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 ...
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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 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 ...

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 13, 2016
Boucherville, QC

You may know BMH Systems as a provider of mobile batch plants for large-scale mining operations, major infrastructure projects and natural resources development sites, but sometimes a little goes a long way. The Montreal-based Axor Construction approached BMH earlier this year for help with building small hydroelectric plants in remote parts of northern Canada.  Its challenge was unique: Axor didn’t need massive quantities of concrete, but rather, just enough for to build small hydroelectric sta ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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
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.  

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 ...

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 ...

Nov 24, 2015
West Bend, WI

MANITOU MRT SERIES TIER IV PRIVILEGE PLUSROTATING TELESCOPIC HANDLERS TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS​ MRT 2150 Privilege PlusRated Lift Capacity (kg) | 11,000 lbs. (5000)Maximum Lift Height (m) | 67’7" (20.6)Gross Power (kW) | 156 hp (115)Max. Forward Reach (m) | 59′5" (18.11)Turning Radius (m) | 16′0" (4.88)  MRT 2540 Privilege Plus    Rated Lift Capacity (kg) | 8,800 lbs. (4000)Maximum Lift Height (m) | 80’8.5" (24.6)Gross Power (kW) | 156 hp (115)Max. Forward Reach (m) | 60′8" (18.5)Turning Radius ...

Nov 24, 2015
West Bend, WI

MANITOU MHT 1490 Heavy Capacity Telescopic Handler offers high-lift height and large-capacity for multiple applications MHT 1490Maximum Lift Capacity (kg) | 20,000 lbs. (9072)Maximum Lift Height (m) | 46΄0˝ (14.0)Engine Manufacturer | MercedesPower (kW) | 176 hp (129) Tier IVWeight (kg) | 42,990 lbs. (19,500)Turning Radius (m) | 13΄2˝ (4.0)Width (m) | 8΄3˝ (2.51) MHT 1490 HEAVY CAPACITY TELESCOPIC HANDLER– In November 2014, Manitou the world leader in all-terrain material handling equipment intr ...

Nov 24, 2015
West Bend, WI

MANITOU MT 625 CONSTRUCTION/MULTI-PURPOSE TELESCOPIC HANDLERALL-NEW for the North American Market, equipped with Tier IV-Certified EngineThese machines provide excellent ground-engaging performance withmulti-function ability, lifting heights up to 19’2” (5.85 m) in a compact-size.TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONSMT 625Maximum Lift Capacity (kg) | 5,500 lbs. (2495)Maximum Lift Height (m) | 19’2” (5.85)Capacity at Maximum Lift Height (kg) | 4,400 lbs. (2000)Turning Radius (m) | 10’10” (3.31)Power (kW) | 74 ...

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 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

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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