Robert P Turner Center for Professional Excellence by RMC Research & Education Foundation

The RMC Research & Education Foundation’s Board of Trustees has announced the establishment of the Robert P Turner Center for Professional Excellence. The Center will include an endowed fund within the RMC Research & Education Foundation specifically to fund education and recruitment courses and tools for the industry. It will […]

Kevin Smith Named New Safety Director of CMP Pumping

Concrete & Materials Placement (“CMP” or “CMP Pumping”), a leading concrete pumping company serving areas across the Southeast, today announced the appointment of Kevin Smith as the new Safety Director. Smith will ensure proper safety procedures are being followed. He will also provide ongoing safety training to operators, and continuously […]

Red Warrior SmartFlex Gloves by Brass Knuckle

Red Warrior SmartFlex Gloves by Brass Knuckle

When you’re heading into the battle of another workday, you don’t want to lose your grip on your implements. Brass Knuckle Red Warrior SmartFlex gloves (BK504) provide excellent, spongelike slip resistance with a proprietary polyurethane foam coating process. Plus, they’re 20% thinner than comparable 15-gauge coated gloves, yet thick on […]

Futurecem is Accelerating the Decarbonization of the Construction Industry

Futurecem is an innovative, validated and patented cement technology. This technologiy allows more than 35% clinker substitution in cement with limestone and calcined clay. Leveraging on their synergy, this combination of materials in Futurecem has resulted in a more sustainable and well-performing cement. It has up to 30% lower carbon […]

2021 ACI Excellence in Concrete Winners Announced

The 2021 ACI Excellence in Concrete Construction Awards showcased dozens of innovative concrete projects from around the world. The “Overall Excellence” award was presented to Aldilonda promenade around Bastia fortress, located in Corse-du-Sud, France. The winning concrete project also received first place in the flatwork category at the ACI Excellence […]

Hydrophobic Coating Market Forecast

ARA Forecast Continues to Call for Significant Increases in Revenue and Investment

The outlook for equipment rental revenue, comprised of the construction/industrial and general tool segments, remains positive for 2021 and beyond. The updated third quarter forecast released by the American Rental Association (ARA) at The ARA Show 2021 in Las Vegas, shows equipment rental revenue to exceed $47.6 billion in 2021. […]

Makita Debuts Ten New Products and New Battery Technology at GIE 2021

Makita continues to extend battery-powered run-time and performance for mowing, trimming and clean-up applications, giving landscapers and tree care professionals more alternatives to gas engine equipment. Makita’s range of solutions are on full display in Louisville at the GIE+EXPO, the largest annual trade show for outdoor power equipment, lawn and […]