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Concrete SmartBrief

News and information that affects the concrete industry

Concrete SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Concrete Institute

Researchers work toward self-healing concrete


  • GreenBiz.com

Researchers around the world are looking at ways to help concrete repair itself, and this article summarizes much of the research. A variety of materials are being studied, including bacteria, hydroge… Read More

AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

N.C. airport to start $2.5B expansion project


  • Charlotte Observer (N.C.), The

The Charlotte Douglas International Airport in North Carolina recently completed $1.5 billion in construction projects and is moving forward with another $2.5 billion over the next 10 years. Work, exp… Read More

PCI Building Industry SmartBrief

Buildings industry news for architects

PCI Building Industry SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute

Precast essential to senior facility's expansion project in Las Vegas


  • Las Vegas Review-Journal

Precast concrete elements as well eco-friendly and recycled materials are all part of the upgrades at the Parkdale Recreation & Senior Center in Las Vegas. The project incorporated some material from … Read More