Author: Concrete Decor Staff

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ACI Foundation’s Strategic Development Council to Host Virtual Technology Forum

The ACI Foundation’s Strategic Development Council (SDC) will host its first virtual Technology Forum on August 25th and 27th 2020. The SDC collaborates across the concrete industry to address technical challenges within the industry and hosts forums for the introduction and nurturing of new technologies. SDC Technology Forum 48 will consist of […]

Rebar primer being applied to rebar to create strength

Aquafin Announces Product of the Month: Rebar Primer/Bond-CI

RebarPrimer/Bond-CI is a one-component, cementitious, anti-corrosion coating for protection of steel reinforcement and as a bonding agent for concrete surfaces. Advantages of Rebar Primer/Bond-CI Mixes with water only Resistant to penetration of water and chlorides Very easy to use even on vertical and overhead areas Extended open time allowing for […]

pogue and villegas

Western Specialty Contractors Appoints New Branch Managers in St. Louis, Los Angeles

Western Specialty Contractors announces the appointment of two new Branch Managers: Carter Pogue at its St. Louis Concrete Restoration Branch and Guillermo Villegas at its Los Angeles Branch. As Branch Managers, Pogue and Villegas are responsible for managing sales, daily operations and field personnel, plus developing new projects within their […]

ACI Certifcation for non destruction

ACI Offers New Nondestructive Testing Certification Program

The American Concrete Institute (ACI) announces the launch of its Nondestructive Testing Specialist – Concrete Strength certification program.  The program will certify individuals who successfully pass the ACI examinations by demonstrating the knowledge and ability to properly perform specified nondestructive tests on hardened concrete. The nondestructive testing program is the […]

A new waterproofing system by W.R. Meadows called Hydralastic 836 SL

W.R. Meadows Introduces New Waterproofing System
Hydralastic 836 SL

New from W. R. Meadows comes Hydralastic 836 SL, our newest single-component, cold-applied, solvent-free, water-activated, waterproofing system. Hydralastic 836 SL cures to form a tough, flexible waterproofing membrane for both above-grade and below-grade applications. It will not crack in extreme cold or flow due to softening at high temperatures. Hydralastic […]

A final look of a concrete home that was printed using a 3-D printer

World First: Kamp C is the First to Print a Complete House in One Piece

Kamp C, the Westerlo-based provincial Centre for Sustainability and Innovation in construction, printed a house using the largest 3D concrete printer in Europe. The 90-square metre dwelling was printed in one piece with a fixed printer. This is a world first. You can find Flanders’ first 3D-printed model home on […]

Holcombe Mixer used at the border wall in Arizona

Holcombe Mixers Joins $1.3 Billion Border Wall Project In Yuma, Arizona

Holcombe Mixers, a worldwide provider of volumetric concrete mixers and strategic solutions for the concrete industry, teamed up with Fisher Sand and Gravel and Cat® Construction to fast-track the major border wall construction project along Arizona’s southern border. Holcombe Mixers was chosen as a partner by Fisher due to its […]