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Concrete SmartBrief

News and information that affects the concrete industry

Concrete SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Concrete Institute

Concrete home decor from artisan designers

3/31/2015

  • Indiana Gazette (Pa.), The

Concrete-furniture artisans are transforming bags of concrete -- using Lego blocks, lace or plastic bottles for molds and incorporating shells, recycled glass or bands of copper for accents -- into ho… Read More

AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Small-contractors' bill approved by House committee

3/31/2015

  • Government Executive

An umbrella bill that aims to aid small contracting firms would limit so-called reverse auctions and bundling of services and goods. The bill has been approved by a U.S. House committee and has the su… Read More

PCI Building Industry SmartBrief

Buildings industry news for architects

PCI Building Industry SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute

Mo. interstate could become high-tech highway with precast slabs

3/26/2015

  • KMBC-TV (Kansas City, Mo.)

Interlocking, precast concrete slabs outfitted with smart connections could transform Interstate 70 in Missouri into a high-tech highway. The smart connections would be used to let drivers know of roa… Read More