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Concrete SmartBrief

News and information that affects the concrete industry

Concrete SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Concrete Institute

RCC: An appreciation of its qualities, benefits


  • Central Penn Business Journal (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Roller compacted concrete's uses have evolved over the years, and recent applications provide a more polished look and sleeker surfaces. Bill Heape also notes in this article the benefits of its use s… Read More

AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Challenges halt work on world's tallest modular structure in NYC


  • Engineering News-Record

Work on the world's tallest modular building has stalled after the project's construction manager, Skanska USA issued a stop work notice on the 322-foot-tall B2 Bkyln tower being developed by Forest C… Read More

PCI Building Industry SmartBrief

Buildings industry news for architects

PCI Building Industry SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute

Renderings: Precast featured in mixed-use project in Va.


  • American City Business Journals (subscription required)

Abramsom Properties has proposed a mixed-use development in Alexandria, Va. The project is designed by DCS Design with precast concrete being used. It will feature a four-story mixed-use building, a 1… Read More