Author: Concrete Decor Staff

AMERICAN CONCRETE INSTITUTE New editions of popular guides

The American Concrete Institute has released new editions of two best-sellers: the third edition of “Contractor’s Guide to Quality Concrete Construction” and the seventh edition of “Formwork for Concrete.” The “Contractor’s Guide” is written by and for contractors and provides insight into proven construction practices. Topics include organizing for quality, […]

The first-ever Northern Ohio Decorative Concrete Competition awarded prizes in April

The first-ever Northern Ohio Decorative Concrete Competition awarded prizes in April for quality overlay and stamp work. The contest was held at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds in Berea, Ohio. Ultimate Overlay, based in Huntsburg, Ohio, won in the overlay category with a wood-grain pattern achieved with a two-coating system and […]

Multiquip improves Lone Star service

Multiquip has opened a new distribution center in Fort Worth, Texas. The Fort Worth location will improve product delivery and availability for customers in the Southwest. It stocks Multiquip compaction and power generation equipment, concrete and masonry products, light towers and dewatering pumps. Several lines of STOW Construction Equipment products […]

Minnesota is Rewarded

An eighth manufacturing facility has started making Reward Wall Systems insulating concrete forms (ICFs). DiversiFoam Products, based in Rockford, Minn., has been authorized to manufacture Reward’s 13-inch straight and 90-degree corner forms. The move increases Reward’s production capacity in Minnesota, the nation’s largest market for ICF construction. To learn more […]

Another rep for Blastrac

Blastrac has named a new specialized distributor. Surface Preparation Equipment & Sales Inc., based in Denver, will serve Colorado, Utah, Nebraska, New Mexico and southern Idaho. Blastrac specialized distributors are trained in the company’s surface 10 • • Aug/Sept 2005 preparation products and offer rentals, sales and support. The […]