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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 ...

16

Aug 2022
Scientists in Australia use old tires to make durable concrete

Researchers give new life to tires that are very rarely recycled A group of Australian researchers has been able to produce good quality concrete in which the aggregate is replaced with old tire particles, ...

12

Aug 2022
Melbourne engineers develop system to replace 100 percent of common aggregates in concrete

The new greener and lighter concrete also aims to reduce manufacturing and transportation costs Melbourne engineers have found a way to replace 100 percent of common aggregates in concrete, such as ...

09

Aug 2022
Construction industry in Ontario warns about lack of raw materials to produce concrete

Canadian province is facing a concrete shortage Canadian company Concrete Ontario warns of "unprecedented challenges" regarding the supply of raw materials required to produce concrete in 2022, reports ...

29

Jul 2022
Price of concrete in Russia remains almost unchanged

This is a price behavior that is not quite typical for this time [PAID=]The data for June 2022 released by the Federal State Statistics Service, shows that the average selling price of concrete producers ...

28

Jul 2022
Precast concrete manufacturing plants increase the use of IoT

IoT has been helping the companies in remote monitoring and predictive maintenance of a precast concrete plant Precast concrete manufacturing plants are increasing the use of digital technologies such ...

26

Jul 2022
Ready-mixed concrete production in Kazakhstan reaches new record in June 2022

The interim result of the first six months of 2022 is also the best in history [PAID=]The Statistical Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan has revealed that the production of ready-mixed concrete ...

25

Jul 2022
Government of Bangladesh funds warehouse with modern amenities at the Concrete Wheat Silo Campus

... at the Concrete Wheat Silo Campus, located on the banks of the Karnaphuli river in Chittagong, so that wheat can be stored for long periods without chemical and pesticide intervention and maintaining nutritional ...

20

Jul 2022
One Planet carries out a case study on Cemex's sustainable concret

... concrete, reports Sintesis. Cemex's Vertua, ECO, and Pervia were included in the study. The principles for producing concrete of the highest quality were also taken into account in order to contribute ...

20

Jul 2022
One Planet carries out a case study on Cemex's sustainable concret

... concrete, reports Sintesis. Cemex's Vertua, ECO, and Pervia were included in the study. The principles for producing concrete of the highest quality were also taken into account in order to contribute ...

20

Jul 2022
Holcim to acquire five concrete plants from Ol-Trans

Ol-Trans is a leader in ready-mixed concrete across the tri-city agglomeration of Gdansk-Sopot-Gdynia, Poland Holcim has signed an agreement with Ol-Trans, leaders in ready-mixed concrete across the ...

20

Jul 2022
Zhejiang Jiaotong Concrete 1 launched

Zhejiang Communications Concrete 1 is a large-scale offshore mobile concrete production factory integrating material storage, metrology, stirring and pumping [PAID=]Zhejiang Jiaotong Concrete 1, a large-scale ...

19

Jul 2022
Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Blocks market expected to increase

The Indian AAC blocks market is anticipated to register a CAGR of 14.3 percent during 2020-27 to reach INR 11,000 crores Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Blocks (AAC Blocks) are a Green and non-toxic building ...

15

Jul 2022
FCDA allows use of Axion Tuffcrete Light weight concrete system

Axion Tuffcrete Light weight concrete system will be used to build sustainable building projects in Abuja The Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) has approved the use of Canadian made Axion ...

12

Jul 2022
Materrup and the Duhalde group sign agreement to produce low-carbon concrete

The product will be marketed from September 2022 [PAID=]Materrup and the Duhalde group have signed an agreement to co-produce low-carbon concrete from raw clay and irrigate the south of the region, as ...

06

Jul 2022
Construction companies create ConcreteZero initiative

17 companies have pledged to bring the proportion of “low-emissions” concrete they use to 30 percent by 2025 and 50 percent by 2030 A consortium of construction firms, property developers and building ...

06

Jul 2022
"Concrete is not a problem, concrete is the solution" - Rick Bohan, Portland Cement Associatio

... (PCA), it's also part of the solution towards carbon neutrality. Concrete can make buildings more energy efficient, roads more fuel efficient, and it can be repurposed, recycled and reused over time, ...

06

Jul 2022
"Concrete is not a problem, concrete is the solution" - Rick Bohan, Portland Cement Associatio

... (PCA), it's also part of the solution towards carbon neutrality. Concrete can make buildings more energy efficient, roads more fuel efficient, and it can be repurposed, recycled and reused over time, ...

05

Jul 2022
Alliance of prominent construction and property companies to renew the development of greener concrete

The coalition pledged that one-third of the concrete they use by 2025 will be a low-emission version, rising to one-half by 2030 An alliance of prominent construction and property companies is hoping ...

03

Jul 2022
Carbon Limit develops cement technology to lower the carbon footprint in concrete

The technology turns concrete into a carbon capturing sponge The United States-based Carbon Limit announced it has developed a cement technology that helps lower the carbon footprint of the manufacturing ...

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