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25

Jan 2023
Portuguese company creates state-of-the-art concrete

... lightweight, flexible, ultra-thin, and more economical concrete covering that serves to cover walls and improve the construction process of the entire type of buildings, reports BragaTV. After four years ...

18

Jan 2023
ByFusion Global creating concrete block made from recyclable plastics

Company uses a steam-based process to create the blocks that don't require chemicals [PAID=]ByFusion Global, based in the US, is creating a new type of concrete block made entirely from difficult-to-recycle ...

16

Jan 2023
Adani launches green concrete solution

... plans to give the building materials sector a fresh perspective. It is a professional selection of environmentally friendly concrete products designed to promote sustainable building practices in the present. ...

16

Jan 2023
Concrete prices to stabilize before spring despite declining energy costs

Brick and concrete suppliers announced that they intended to raise their sales prices Due to rising energy prices and the high energy requirements of the processes used to produce these materials, the ...

10

Jan 2023
Study finds the secret about the hardness of concrete in Ancient Rome

Ancient and unexpected manufacturing strategy may be the key to Roman concrete lasting millennia [PAID=]According to a new study published in the journal 'Science Advances,' an ancient and unexpected ...

06

Jan 2023
Lowell concrete plant gets approved by Planning Commission

Planning Commission voted unanimously with a list of 12 conditions [PAID=]In the US, Crossland Heavy Contractors' conditional use permit to put a concrete plant in Lowell was approved Thursday after ...

30

Dec 2022
CarbiCrete producing the world’s first carbon-negative concrete

Canadian company combines slag with aggregate and water CarbiCrete, a company, has been working on one promising solution: carbon-negative concrete. Dr. Mehrdad Mahoutian and Chris Stern, alumni of ...

28

Dec 2022
Canadian firm launches new environmentally-friendly concrete

Engineers at CarbiCrete have developed a new technique Engineers at CarbiCrete, a technology company based in Montreal, Canada, have developed a new technique for producing cement-free concrete. Compost ...

27

Dec 2022
Concrete production drops in Kazakhstan in November

Country saw the worst result in the last nine years [PAID=]According to the Statistical Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the country produced 1.81 million tons of ready-mixed concrete in November ...

21

Dec 2022
Brazilian construction company launches light and sustainable concrete

... do Louro decided to introduce in 2022 a new "light, flexible, and environmentally friendly" concrete coating that saves about 60 percent on raw materials, transport, and application. The CEO of the construction ...

20

Dec 2022
Ibraco sets up joint venture with supplier of asphalt concrete and ready-mixed concrete

... of asphalt concrete and ready-mixed concrete, writes EdgeProp. Ibraco KPP Concrete Sdn Bhd has an initial paid-up capital of RM100,000, represented by 100,000 ordinary shares, according to a bourse filing ...

19

Dec 2022
Toronto researchers explores strategies to 'bury' CO2 in concrete building

... technologies and how they might capture large amounts of CO2 and trap it in concrete, reports India Education Diary. "Burying Carbon in Buildings: Advancing Carbon Capture and Utilization in Cementitious ...

15

Dec 2022
Demand for ready-mixed concrete expected to decrease in France

... concrete, writes Journal du Bâtiment. For the time being, the stock of permits (housing and premises) is extremely high, owing in part to the anticipation of the implementation of new standards (RE2020, ...

12

Dec 2022
Holcim hosts first all-Russian forum on heavy-duty fiber-reinforced concrete

... Fiber-Reinforced Concrete on December 1, reports Beton. More than 100 industry experts attended the forum, including representatives from relevant government agencies, building material manufacturers, ...

09

Dec 2022
Consumption of aggregates and ready-mixed concrete drop in 2022 in France

National Union of Quarry and Materials Industries Following a difficult year in 2022 due to an increase in energy consumption in crushers, French building materials, aggregates, and concrete specialists ...

08

Dec 2022
Prices of concrete, aggregates and steel keep rising in Spain

... logistics climbed by 45.09 percent year on year in June, and by 100.52 percent compared to the same month in 2020. Along the same lines, other materials such as prefabricated materials, concrete, and aggregates ...

05

Dec 2022
Concrete price increases in China in November

China´s National Concrete Price Index closed at 142.39 points [PAID=]As of the end of November, China´s National Concrete Price Index (CONCPI) closed at 142.39 points, an increase of 0.19 percent from ...

05

Dec 2022
Price of concrete decreases in Russia

Latest data from the Federal State Statistics Service [PAID=]According to data from the Federal State Statistics Service for October 2022, the average selling price for concrete producers in Russia ...

01

Dec 2022
UK´s Utranazz announces new concrete batching plant

Dynamix 2500 is a semi-mobile modular unit Utranazz, a concrete equipment company from the UK, is introducing a new premium concept concrete batching machine with great functionality, reports Powderbulksolids. The ...

30

Nov 2022
Concrete Finishes plans further expansion

Jamaican company expands in 2023 Amazing Concrete Finishes Limited (ACF) is preparing to launch its third wave of expansion initiatives, with plans to invest more than USD 1 million as it expands into ...

29

Nov 2022
Acciona develops app to control concrete emissions

The goal is to reduce CO2 emissions [PAID=]As part of its dedication to innovation and sustainability, ACCIONA, based in Dubai, has created an app that allows complete management of the whole concrete ...

21

Nov 2022
Concrete production in Estonia remains stable despite challenges

The situation is better than it was during the previous economic crisis [PAID=]Although concrete producers are concerned about both the construction slowdown and the rising cost of cement, the situation ...

21

Nov 2022
Nuvoco´s ready-mix concrete plants get GreenPro certification

Indian company recognized for eco-friendly practices In India, six of Nuvoco Vistas Corp. ready-mix concrete plants recently received the prestigious Green Pro certification, writes Manufacturing Today ...

16

Nov 2022
Germany constructs the first carbon concrete building

In the city of Dresden The first building composed of carbon-reinforced concrete, known as the "Cube," opened in Germany after two and a half years of construction at the Dresden University of Technology. ...

15

Nov 2022
Partanna and Red Sea Global to firms explore carbon-negative concrete developments

Companies signed a memorandum of understanding Carbon-negative concrete pioneer Partanna has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Saudi-based developer Red Sea Global. The MoU was inked at ...

10

Nov 2022
Canada launches roadmap to net-zero carbon concrete by 2050

Government and Cement Association of Canada partner to achieve new milestone On November 9, the government of Canada and the Cement Association of Canada launched the roadmap to net-zero Carbon concrete ...

10

Nov 2022
Canada launches roadmap to net-zero carbon concrete by 2050

Government and Cement Association of Canada partner to achieve new milestone On November 9, the government of Canada and the Cement Association of Canada launched the roadmap to net-zero Carbon concrete ...

02

Nov 2022
VPL Concrete commissions new plant in Accra, Ghana

Plant can run production for long periods at full capacity VPL Concrete, a concrete batching firm based in Ghana, commissioned on October 26 its newly established plant in Accra, according to Peace ...

27

Oct 2022
Thomas Group purchases Opterra Cement and Opterra Concrete

...  The Thomas Group is taking over Opterra Cement and Opterra Concrete. This includes the Karsdorf facility, the closed Sötenich plant, and the Neufahrn ready-mixed concrete plant. The purchase will be ...

26

Oct 2022
The US faces concrete shortage

The building material is in high demand and short supply The US is facing a nationwide shortage of concrete. This building material is in high demand and short supply, threatening the construction surge, ...

20

Oct 2022
Ireland reduces concrete levy by half

From 10 percent to 5 percent Ireland´s Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe announced that he will reduce the concrete levy from 10 percent to 5 percent, as reported by the Kildare-Nationalist. The ...

19

Oct 2022
Concrete and Construction Management Building opens in Tennessee

The USD 40.1 million facility includes 54,000 square feet of integrated laboratories It´s officially open the School of Concrete and Construction Management Building at Middle Tennessee State Universities. ...

19

Oct 2022
Votorantim Cimentos launches sustainable concrete

'Spectra' has high fluidity and resistance [PAID=]The Brazilian Concrete Construction Fair (Feibracon) was the place for the launch of a sustainable product by Votorantim Cimentos, the Spectra concrete. ...

13

Oct 2022
Ontario moves toward precast concrete in construction

Precast construction can reduce costs and improve work efficiency Ontario, Canada, is increasingly turning to precast concrete to meet the needs of its construction industry. As reported by the Journal ...

12

Oct 2022
Australian research demonstrates how sustainable concrete can cut emissions

Scientists making the case for more sustainable concrete

11

Oct 2022
Market value of ready-mix concrete to increase exponentially by the end of the decade

Ready-mix concrete has a compound annual growth rate of 8.5 percent In 2021, the global ready-mix concrete market was valued at USD 181.1 billion. By 2029, it is expected to reach USD 1427.3 billion, ...

29

Sep 2022
First Graphene launches new cement and concrete products

Productos will reduce CO2 emissions and improve concrete durability First Graphene, a company based in Australia, launched new cement and concrete products that can reduce CO2 emissions and improve concrete ...

29

Sep 2022
First Graphene launches new cement and concrete products

Productos will reduce CO2 emissions and improve concrete durability First Graphene, a company based in Australia, launched new cement and concrete products that can reduce CO2 emissions and improve concrete ...

14

Sep 2022
Worcester Polytechnic researchers receive funding to develop sustainable concrete substitute

The goal is to repair or replace traditional concrete Researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), US, received USD 692,386 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to improve and develop ...

09

Sep 2022
Denmark´s IBF reduces CO2 emissions from concrete pipes

IBF is launching a climate-friendly innovation for the construction sector IBF, concrete manufacturer from Denmark, has reduced more than 50 percent of the CO2 emissions from concrete pipes that do not ...

01

Sep 2022
Betolar partners with Consolis Parma to test low-carbon concrete in hollow-core slabs

Finnish-based company wants to reduce embedded emissions from the manufacturing process Finnish-based company Betolar announced a partnership with Consolis Parma to test low-carbon concrete in hollow-core ...

01

Sep 2022
Betolar partners with Consolis Parma to test low-carbon concrete in hollow-core slabs

Finnish-based company wants to reduce embedded emissions from the manufacturing process Finnish-based company Betolar announced a partnership with Consolis Parma to test low-carbon concrete in hollow-core ...

01

Sep 2022
Siberian Concrete combats the spread of counterfeit products

Russian company helps prevent the distribution of low-quality products [PAID=]Russian company Siberian Concrete is helping prevent the spread of counterfeit products in the concrete market of the Siberian ...

30

Aug 2022
Local US governments incentivize use of low-carbon concrete and cement

Several American states putting forward measures to decarbonize cement Local and state governments in the US are implementing measures to accelerate the use of low-carbon concrete and cement. According ...

29

Aug 2022
Concrete production declines in China

Industry is facing shrinking demand and falling prices [PAID=]In the first half of the year, in China, the output of commercial concrete will reach 1.44 billion cubic meters, a year-on-year decrease ...

26

Aug 2022
Research demonstrates that PPE can be recycled to produce stronger concrete

... make concrete stronger, reports Archinect. This method provides a new way to significantly reduce pandemic-generated waste. The RMIT team is investigating the possibility of recycling three key types ...

26

Aug 2022
Wannianqing to build new concrete production line

Chinese company will increase production capacity [PAID=]Chinese company Jiangxi Wannianqing Cement intends to build an automatic concrete production line with an annual output of 800,000 cubic meters, ...

26

Aug 2022
Siberian Concrete increases production

Russian company reports increase in production from January to July [PAID=]From January to July, Russian company Siberian Concrete produced 157,423 cubic meters of ready-mixed concrete and mortar, an ...

23

Aug 2022
Triliton modernizes its concrete piles

Russian-based factory produces innovative concrete piles [PAID=]Russian-based plant 'Triliton' started producing concrete piles with chamfers at the head, reports Beton. This allows the hammer to hit ...

17

Aug 2022
Concrete and cement products in China with revenue of CNY 2 trillion

Total profit was CNY 85.4 billion [PAID=]The industries of concrete and cement products in China reported an annual revenue of CNY2 trillion. According to CCement, the main business income in 2021, in ...

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