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Concrete SmartBrief

News and information that affects the concrete industry

Concrete SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Concrete Institute

Choosing the right method to properly dispose of slurry wastewater

4/23/2014

  • ForConstructionPros.com

In this article, Paul Nguyen discusses various ways to properly dispose of concrete slurry wastewater, and what products can help facilitate the process, in compliance with the Environmental Protectio… Read More

AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

NRG may proceed with the construction of $10B nuclear plant, feds say

4/23/2014

  • American City Business Journals

NRG Energy can continue construction of its $10 billion nuclear plant project near Houston, according to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Atomic Safety and Licensing Board. The project had been sta… Read More

PCI Building Industry SmartBrief

Buildings industry news for architects

PCI Building Industry SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute

Concrete used to minimize energy consumption in Denmark's House of Music

4/16/2014

  • DesignBoom.com
  • Dezeen magazine

The House of Music in Aalborg, Denmark, has opened and serves as a school and concert venue. The building used concrete walls for thermal energy storage, and the nearby fjord provides it with cost-fre… Read More