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Concrete SmartBrief

News and information that affects the concrete industry

Concrete SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Concrete Institute

Concrete is placed at $1B power plant in Mass.; more to come

6/3/2015

  • The Salem News (Mass.)
  • The Boston Globe (tiered subscription model)

Concrete has been placed for part of the foundation at Footprint Power's $1 billion power plant in Salem, Mass., and another 100 concrete trucks will make their way to the site in a few weeks. The off… Read More

AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

AGC, others support $17B Ariz. light-rail ballot measure

6/2/2015

  • American City Business Journals

The Arizona Chapter Associated General Contractors as well as engineering and construction companies are backing a $17 billion sales tax measure that will fund construction of a light-rail line in Pho… 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

4/29/2015

  • 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

AGC Risk Management SmartBrief

Construction risk management news

AGC Risk Management SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Risk transfer is part of Calif. water-recycling P3 project

5/26/2015

  • JDSupra.com

When Santa Paula, Calif., needed a municipal water recycling facility, it decided on a public-private partnership. Since then, the city has taken advantage of an option in the P3 agreement to buy back… Read More