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SiteWorx/OS Version 10.0 Cut and Fill Software now Available

Vertigraph, Inc., a leading developer of takeoff and estimating software for the construction industry, released its enhanced SiteWorx/OS Version 10.0 Cut and Fill software. This new version of SiteWorx/OS is ideal for excavation contractors seeking an easy, affordable, accurate method for quickly estimating quantities and developing machine control models. This […]

Concrete 101:
Know the basics of mix design

Concrete is a hard, durable substance made up of cement, aggregate and water. Together, these ingredients form concrete, the largest volume-building material used worldwide. Cement acts as the binder, the fine medium. Coarse aggregate gives concrete its compressive strength. And water initiates and promotes the reactions that allow concrete to […]

Groundbreaking Answer to Repair Decaying Infrastructure

Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana, like many jurisdictions around the country, needs billions of dollars to repair decaying infrastructure. Of urgent concern are structurally endangered pilings – the columns that hold up highways, bridges, piers, pipes, even buildings. One contractor in Houma had to repair a vulnerable water pumping station. He turned […]

ACI Expands Knowledge Resources Through New Member Benefits

To provide additional knowledge resources to members, ACI expands knowledge resources with new member benefits beginning January 1, 2021. The American Concrete Institute (ACI) members now have free access to all ACI University live webinars. Additionally, they have free access to 260+ on-demand courses, and also unlimited access to the […]

Mushroom Head Anchor Now Available from Confast

“The Confast Mushroom Head Anchor, a one-piece pre-expanded anchor for use in concrete, brick, block or stone, has now joined our online product inventory,” stated Bob Carlisle, the founder and president of Concrete Fasteners, Incorporated. “Customers may purchase this popular expansion anchor direct from the manufacturer and avoid inflated retail […]

Covestro Offers Continuing Education on High-Performance Protective Coatings

In conjunction with Hanley Wood, Covestro announces the launch of a free continuing education opportunity. The course, titled “Exploring High-Performance Protective Coatings for Steel in Architectural Applications,” is available now. Continuing education by Covestro is a hallmark of the company and gives participants the chance to learn from an industry […]