Author: Concrete Decor Staff

Western Specialty Contractors Branches Specialize in Recovery Services for Facilities Damaged by Natural Disasters

Losing a structure or building to an unforeseen natural disaster such as a hurricane or tornado can be devastating to the owner and its tenants. The decision to move forward with repairs may not come quickly, but when it does, facility managers and owners should work with a specialty contractor […]

Prosoco names new president and announces additional promotions and hires

Twenty-three years after joining Prosoco, Kevin Sigourney is taking over as president of the company, a Lawrence, Kan.-based manufacturer of specialty construction products approaching its 85th anniversary next year. The promotion was announced on Aug. 21 by David Boyer, a member of the third-generation of the family-owned business, who is […]

Makinex Celebrates Three Awards at the 2023 USA-based Pro Tool Innovation Awards

Makinex, an Australian owned leader in innovative solutions for the construction, industrial, and commercial sectors, has been awarded three prestigious awards at the 2023 USA-based Pro Tool Innovation Awards. Makinex was honoured with awards for their Hose2Go, Mobile Charge Pod, and Dual Pressure Washer 4000 products, garnishing recognition for their […]

The Brass Knuckle SmartCut A4 Glove for Cut Resistance and Much More

Application specific cut standards remain the only way to specify cut-resistant protective gloves; however, A4 cut resistance has quickly become the de facto minimum standard for work gloves used in many applications. Foremen and plant managers alike trust its performance and feel confident putting their people in it when setting […]

ACI Foundation Hosts Technology Forum in Portland, Ore.

The ACI Foundation’s Concrete Innovation Council (CIC) gathered once again with participants and presenters to discuss technology and innovation at the 2023 Technology Forum. The successful event took place August 29-31, 2023, at the Benson Portland A Hilton Curio Collection Hotel in Portland, Ore. The Technology Forum is an innovation-focused […]

Concrete for Airport Applications at ACPA’s Upcoming Immersive Workshop

The American Concrete Pavement Association (ACPA) will present a three-day national event, Best Practices in Airfield Paving Workshop, Oct. 24-26, that will include guidance for the design, construction and rehabilitation of concrete pavements used for airport applications. Held in Denver, the three-day workshop program will feature technical presentations by subject […]

Staff Changes Announced at Post-Tensioning Institute

The Post-Tensioning Institute (PTI) – the recognized technical and promotional leader for the advancement of the post-tensioning industry – is pleased to announce key staff changes that went into effect recently, reinforcing our commitment to excellence and growth within the organization. Tim Christle, P.E., has been appointed as PTI’s executive […]