ASCC News: Newsletter offers solutions for contractors

Another ASCC publication, “Troubleshooting Newsletter #52,” provides solutions to problems encountered by ASCC contractor members on actual job sites. Contractors call the Concrete Hotline, a service exclusively for ASCC members, to obtain answers to their questions. Selected questions are published in the newsletter. Included in this issue are questions about […]

ASCC News Position statements target key issues

The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) has published the second three in a series of 12 position statements on key issues of interest to concrete contractors. The papers are written by Bruce Suprenant, vice president, engineering and technical services, Baker Concrete Construction, and reviewed by the ASCC technical committee. […]

Grace adds research manager

Dr. Arnon Bentur has joined Grace Construction Products as research manager for its global Specialty Construction Chemicals business. In this newly created position, Dr. Bentur becomes responsible for all materials research projects and the concrete fabrication laboratory. An internationally recognized expert on the chemical and mechanical properties of concrete, Dr. […]

ISPC acquires Surface Preparation Group

International Surface Preparation Corp. (ISPC), a newly formed company, has completed its acquisition of United States Filter Corp.’s Surface Preparation Group. The Surface Preparation Group is a leading provider of surface preparation equipment, parts and consumables. ISPC has manufacturing and distribution facilities in 15 countries, primarily in Europe and North […]