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Concrete SmartBrief

News and information that affects the concrete industry

Concrete SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Concrete Institute

Concrete lining installation up next for Twin Tunnels' westbound lanes in Colo.

9/19/2014

  • Summit Daily News (Frisco, Colo.)
  • KXRM-TV/KXTU-TV (Pueblo, Colo.)

Blasting of Colorado's Twin Tunnels project is finished. Next is installation of the tunnels' concrete linings, which will require between 10,000 to 12,000 cubic yards of concrete, according to the Co… Read More

AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Alaskan port looks for solution to corroded steel posts

9/19/2014

  • SeattlePI.com

Officials at Alaska's Port of Anchorage are working to modernize its infrastructure, focusing on finding a long-term solution to the corrosion of steel posts underneath the wharf. An engineering compa… Read More

PCI Building Industry SmartBrief

Buildings industry news for architects

PCI Building Industry SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute

Architects unveil designs for D.C.'s 11th Street Bridge park

9/16/2014

  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

Four architecture teams competing to design an 11th Street Bridge park over the Anacostia River in Washington, D.C., have presented their concepts and images of their designs. A proposal from Balmori … Read More