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Concrete SmartBrief

News and information that affects the concrete industry

Concrete SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Concrete Institute

Infrastructure would get $170B boost from Infrastructure 2.0 Act

1/29/2015

  • Hill, The

The Infrastructure 2.0 Act would provide $170 billion over six years to go toward infrastructure projects. The bill, introduced by Rep. John Delaney, D-Md., would pay for the work by making use of fun… Read More

AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Buildings worth hundreds of millions of dollars under construction at Fort Hood

1/29/2015

  • Fort Hood Sentinel (Texas)

Fort Hood in Texas is in the midst of a construction boom. The $850 million Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center is being built, and more than $712 million worth of other projects, including a motor po… Read More

PCI Building Industry SmartBrief

Buildings industry news for architects

PCI Building Industry SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute

Precast helps anchor apartment block to another one below it

1/29/2015

  • ArchitectureAndDesign.com.au (Australia)

Geraldine Chua explores the architecture of a multi-residential project in Melbourne, Australia. Designed by Jackson Clements Burrows, an apartment block sits on top of two apartment buildings. "Preca… Read More