Brass Knuckle Brass Knuckle Knee Pads for Heavy- and Light-duty Work

When jobs literally bring workers to their knees, appropriate knee pads are critical. It’s about a lot more than comfort, too. It’s about protecting against musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) and extending careers. Jobs that rely on kneeling to perform tasks – think construction, roofing, masonry, and others – can put workers […]

Sustainable Farm & Spa Oasis South of Nashville Uses Penetron for Enhanced Durability

The Southall Farm complex, an authentic working farm with an inn, restaurant, and spa just outside of Nashville, TN, welcomed its first guests in July 2022. PENETRON ADMIX SB, a crystalline waterproofing admixture, was specified to protect the Farm’s below-grade concrete structures from high groundwater levels. Southall Farms is located […]

ASV Introduces New Yanmar-Powered RT-50 Featuring More Power and Comfort

ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, introduces a new generation of the company’s RT-50 Posi-Track® loader, now powered by a Yanmar engine. The new machine boasts an impressive-for-its-size 53.8 horsepower, up a full 8% from the previous model. The repowered […]

Holcim US Becomes Founding Member of Blue Sky Maritime Coalition, Takes Net Zero Mission to Sea

Holcim US announced its designation as a founding member of the Blue Sky Maritime Coalition as it advances its mission to build a net zero future. As a founding member of the Coalition, Holcim unites with other industry stakeholders to seek ways to achieve zero-carbon emissions through various work streams, […]

Laticrete Appoints Sharon La Riviere to Manager, Digital Marketing

Laticrete, a leading manufacturer of globally proven construction solutions for the building industry, has promoted Sharon La Riviere to Manager, Digital Marketing. Having most recently served as Senior Digital Marketing and Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Strategist, La Riviere will now lead the digital marketing communications function for all business segments […]

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ASCC Publishes 46th Position Statement

The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, MO, has published its forty-sixth Position Statement, “Water-Cementitious Material Ratio for Concrete to Receive a Trowel Finish.” ASCC Position Statements clarify the concrete contractors’ point of view for architects, engineers, owners, and others. Position Statement #46 explains that the ACI 318-19 […]

ACI Foundation Now Accepting Fellowship and Scholarship Applications

The ACI Foundation is now accepting applications from graduate and undergraduate students for the 2023-2024 academic year. Four new fellowships and three new scholarships have been added, growing the total annual awards available to 38. New awards include: JoAnne K. and Cecil L. Jones Carolinas Fellowship (graduate or undergraduate) Bernard […]

Seaside Batumi Hotel Benefits from Permanent Penetron Protection

Opened in May 2022, the Bristol Kvariati in Batumi, Georgia is a high-end hotel offering furnished short-term residences. The Penetron System was specified to waterproof and protect all exposed concrete structures. An attractive seaside resort and popular tourist attraction located on the Black Sea, Batumi benefits from balmy temperatures – […]

Yanmar Compact Equipment’s Largest Mini Excavators Provide Maximum Power in Tight Spaces

Yanmar Compact Equipment offers the ViO80-1A and SV100-2A, the largest models in their mini excavator line. The machines provide the performance, efficiency, technology and reliability needed for tough jobs, allowing for maximum productivity in construction, landscaping and utility applications. Both models feature Yanmar Compact Equipment’s industry-leading four-year/4,000-hour bumper-to-bumper mini excavator […]