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26

Feb 2021
French concrete companies merge into Tam Group

Technique Concrete, Arteon, Mandelli-Setra and Ideaplast formed Tam Group [PAID=]Four French concrete companies, namely Technique Concrete, Arteon, Mandelli-Setra and Ideaplast, have merged to create ...

25

Feb 2021
LafargeHolcim France acquires 24 concrete plants and a quarry in France

The plants, purchased from the Cemex Group, are strategically located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes [PAID=]LafargeHolcim France acquired 24 concrete plants and a quarry from the Cemex group, in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, ...

24

Feb 2021
ACC Ready Mix launches low-carbon concrete products

Launched in Mumbai and Hyderabad, the ECOPact will soon be available across India ACC Ready Mix Concrete has introduced in Mumbai and Hyderabad its new low carbon range of concrete, ECOPact, which will ...

24

Feb 2021
Empire Offshore Wind to deliver concrete foundations for wind turbines to Aker Solutions

The Norwegian company will design concrete foundations for wind turbines in New York Aker Solutions, Norway-based, has signed an engineering and design contract with Empire Offshore Wind to deliver ...

23

Feb 2021
Kalanfield Group opens new concrete plant in Libya

The Turkish company started operating in North Africa [PAID=]Kalanfield Group, Turkish company, opened a new concrete plant in Mistalla, Libya, according to TRT. Kalanfield Group Chairman Kalanfield ...

23

Feb 2021
Cemex acquires concrete business in Texas

The Mexican company plans to grow operations in the U.S. Cemex, Mexican cement producer, acquired Beck Readymix Concrete in San Antonio, Texas, as it looks to expand its business across the U.S., according ...

18

Feb 2021
Researchers develop new method to make sustainable concrete

Engineers in Indiana proposed adding small amounts of nanoscale titanium dioxide to the cement paste that makes up concrete Researchers of the Purdue University, in the state of Indiana, have discovered ...

17

Feb 2021
Mitsubishi chooses O.C.O as sole UK partner in Green Concrete Consortium

The Japanese company has chosen the fourth global partner to join its new project Green Concrete Consortium launched by Japan’s Mitsubishi Corporation has picked UK-based O.C.O Technology as one of ...

17

Feb 2021
LafargeHolcim and Sika AG play decisive part in the ultra-high performance concrete market

Both companies from Switzerland are highlights in the market worldwide From Switzerland, LafargeHolcim and Sika AG are the most influential companies in the Ultra-high Performance Concrete Market, reports ...

16

Feb 2021
Japan's Taisei studies to make concrete environment-friendly ...

General contractor aims to create cement with calcium carbonate General Japanse contractor,Taisei, is studying to make a more environment-friendly concrete with calcium carbonate, reports Nikkei. ...

16

Feb 2021
University of Michigan studies bendable concrete and other carbon-infused cement mixes

The innovative products could help to cut global emissions The University of Michigan created bendable concrete and other carbon-infused cement mixes that can help to cut global emissions, reports ...

16

Feb 2021
University of Michigan studies bendable concrete and other carbon-infused cement mixes

The innovative products could help to cut global emissions ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

08

Feb 2021
Lithko announces the acquisition of Capitol Concrete

The American companies merged on December 31 Lithko Contracting, a leading national concrete contractor, announced that on December 31, 2020 they acquired assets of Capitol Concrete Contractors, as ...

05

Feb 2021
UEMS researches how to turn solid waste into concrete

... even syringes into concrete, reports A Crítica. Professor Aguinaldo Lenin coordinates a research that studies forms of solid waste processing to use in the composition of concrete. First results indicated ...

04

Feb 2021
Cemex announces the sale of concrete plants and a quarry to LafargeHolcim

The Mexican cement company sold 24 concrete plants and a quarry of aggregates to the Swiss multinational Cemex, Mexican cement company, announced on February 1 a new agreement, reports El Economista.The ...

03

Feb 2021
Kenyan makes brick stronger than concrete

Woman in Kenya produces brick from recycle plastic stronger than concrete >Nzambi Matee, the founder of Nairobi-based Gjenge Makers, recycles plastic waste into bricks stronger than concrete, reports ...

02

Feb 2021
Lobster shell can make concrete stronger

Australian engineer uses the design of the lobster's shell to make stronger concrete Jonathan Tran, Australian engineer, is using the design of the lobster's shell to make concrete stronger, reports ...

02

Feb 2021
Lanxess adds color to its 3D-printed concrete

The specialty chemicals company now offer its clients 3D-printed concrete products The specialty chemicals company, Lanxess, added colour to their 3D-printed concrete products, reports Trade Arabia. ...

02

Feb 2021
Recycled concrete aggregate produces 35 percent stronger concrete

Tires and building rubble combine for 35 percent stronger than traditional concrete New research came up with a new manufacturing method for a recycled concrete aggregate that produces a version 35 percent ...

01

Feb 2021
MIT researches carbon uptake in concrete pavements

The company unraveled carbon uptake in concrete and found it could offset 5 percent of US pavement cement production emissions MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub research found natural carbon uptake in ...

28

Jan 2021
Luxembourg works on greener concrete

Luxembourg researchers work on a pioneering project to find concrete sustainable solutions The University of Luxembourg researchers are developing a pioneering project to find concrete sustainable ...

28

Jan 2021
Quartz announces the launch of concrete deck analysis

Quartz launches Concrete Deck Analysis for pre-pour element verification Quartz Systems, construction technology company, launched on January 27 Concrete Deck Analyses, reports Business Wire. Concrete ...

26

Jan 2021
Chevron Invests in startup that develops concrete aggregate from carbon

... converts CO2 into limestone, which is a building block of concrete. The company sells the aggregate to the production of mix concrete, which has been used in many projects, including one in the San Francisco ...

20

Jan 2021
Ancient Roman concrete recipe will inspire the build of heavy duty nuclear reactor chambers

Japanese research finds a chance to develop a stronger concrete, based on the recipe of ancient Rome [PAID=] Japanese researcher, Ippei Maruyama, while operating Hamaoka nuclear power plant, saw ...

20

Jan 2021
Siberian Concrete changes director

The company Siberian Concrete has new managing director, Artem Sofyanov [PAID=] The Novosibirsk company, Siberian Concrete, changes director, reports KS online. The enterprises of the Siberian Cement ...

20

Jan 2021
RMIT University helps in the creation of sustainable concrete

RMIT University' s research team helps to turn recycled soft plastic packaging into concrete The Australian University, RMIT, has helped the creation of sustainable concrete, according to India ...

19

Jan 2021
Yorkshire Water tries environment friendly concrete technology

Yorkshire Water trials eco-friendly concrete technology from Haydale Yorkshire Water has partnered with advanced materials manufacturer, Haydale, to trial a ceramic surface treatment, reports WWT online. ...

19

Jan 2021
Spanish concrete production declines 10 percent in 2020

Concrete production accumulates a 10.4 percent decline in 2020 in Spain, Concrete production declined 10.4 percent in 2020, reports Europa Press España. The production fell in the third quarter ...

15

Jan 2021
Scientists research materials to improve concrete and cement strength

Researchers developed a process that transforms plastic waste into a material that strengthens concrete United States' Rice University scientists are researching a way of improving concrete, reports ...

15

Jan 2021
India's L&T Construction makes 3D printed two-storey building from concrete ...

... two-storey building from concrete with integral reinforcement, reports Global Construction Review. Claimed to be India’s first, the structure is located near Chennai and complies with Indian building ...

14

Jan 2021
Concrete plants in China's Ningbo City advance further into cleaner productio

The city's 107 ready-mixed concrete enterprises have all completed clean production transformation during a 5-year period [PAID=]The city of Ningbo, in China, has witnessed its building materials industry ...

13

Jan 2021
Scientists research concrete that uses root crop waste from carrots and beets

The research is being carried on in the Lancaster University, in the UK, through the B-SMART project Scientists have found a way to make a concrete that is more environmentally friendly using root crop ...

12

Jan 2021
Chaney Enterprises opens new concrete plant in Lincoln

The company installed a CO2 water filtration system in the plant, making it a zero-water discharge concrete plant Chaney Enterprises has opened a new concrete plant in Lincoln, Delaware, in the United ...

07

Jan 2021
Researchers develop a soil-based concrete-like material

The greener alternative to concrete uses a common Texas clay soil and local plants Researchers have developed a soil-based "ink" for 3D printing, a novel material can take the place of concrete in constructing ...

07

Jan 2021
CiDRA Holdings announces spin-out of concrete business into a standalone company

Sika has invested growth capital in the spin-out of CiDRA Concrete Systems Following the announcement of a global strategic partnership, Switzerland-based Sika has invested growth capital in the spin-out ...

06

Jan 2021
Concrete and cement company to join Belarus' free economic zone

... zone (FEZ) Vitebsk, in Belarus, in 2021, informs BelTA. The company has come up with an investment project to develop the production of construction materials such as cement and concrete. The company, ...

05

Jan 2021
American Concrete Institute releases new specifications for concrete construction

The institute has also published a new ACI Field Reference Manual The American Concrete Institute (ACI) has released new specifications for concrete construction ACI 301-20, along with the companion ...

04

Jan 2021
Wells Concrete announces acquisition of Spancrete

The acquisition will span Well Concrete's footprint in the Midwest Wells Concrete has acquired Spancrete, creating the largest precaster in the Midwest, spanning a footprint stretching from Canada to ...

18

Dec 2020
Pan-United sets national record for concrete pour in Singapore

The company managed to pour over 37,000 cubic meters of concrete in one month Pan-United Concrete, a subsidiary of cement supplier Pan-United Corporation, recently set a national record for concrete ...

17

Dec 2020
Knife River acquires aggregates and concrete supplier McMurry

... of Wyoming-based aggregates and concrete supplier McMurry Ready-Mix, writes Seeking Alpha. The financial details of the acquisition transaction were not disclosed. McMurry’s aggregate reserves, which ...

16

Dec 2020
3D-printed polymer strengthens concrete by four times

It allows concrete to bend without cracking while also reducing its carbon emissions A research team from the University of California developed a kind of concrete that is reinforced with three-dimensional ...

15

Dec 2020
UBC study shows recycled concrete is at par with conventional material

The recycled concrete had comparable strength and durability Researchers from the University of British Columbia (UBC) conducted a comparative study between recycled and conventional concrete, which ...

15

Dec 2020
Wells Concrete acquires Waukesha-based Spancrete

The deal makes Wells Concrete the largest precaster in the Midwest Wells Concrete recently acquired Waukesha-based precaster and equipment manufacturer Spancrete, in a deal that makes Wells Concrete ...

15

Dec 2020
Recycling wind turbine blades into concrete lowers carbon dioxide emissions

... turbine blades in a processing facility in Missouri, to be used as substitutes for coal, sand and clay in the production of concrete across cement plants in the United States (US), reports The Courier-Herald. ...

14

Dec 2020
Substances from mineral carbonation can be recycled into concrete

... According to studies, the resulting substances can be recycled into building materials like concrete. Using magnesium carbonate as an ingredient for concrete helps reduce its energy footprint during the ...

09

Dec 2020
New study presents first microstructural investigation of 3D-printed concrete

... investigation of the construction properties of three-dimensional (3D) concrete printing porosity, notifies 3D Printing Media Network. The researchers used an X-ray computed tomography, to “visualize ...

09

Dec 2020
Graphene-enhanced concrete may help achieve sustainable construction

These materials are considered ideal for a new generation of smart infrastructure Recent experiments are studying the potential of graphene-enhanced concrete as a form of sustainable material which ...

08

Dec 2020
CEMEX launches net-zero carbon dioxide concrete

The cutting-edge material reduces carbon footprint by up to 70 percent CEMEX recently launched Vertua, the industry’s first net-zero carbon dioxide (CO2) concrete, which is now available in markets ...

07

Dec 2020
Nordex launches mobile concrete tower plant in Spain

The facility can produce 50 concrete tower segments per week Germany-based wind turbine producer Nordex on Tuesday announced that its mobile concrete tower manufacturing plant located in Motilla del ...

07

Dec 2020
CarbonCure aims to improve concrete strength by reducing cement content

The system involves injecting carbon dioxide into limestone The CarbonCure (CC) company recently announced its newly developed process, also called CarbonCure, which involves strengthening concrete ...

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