Concrete Products

AUG 2014

Concrete Products covers the issues that attract producers of ready mixed and manufactured concrete focusing on equipment and material technology, market development and management topics.

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C O N C R E T E P R O D U C T S . C O M VOL. 117 NO. 8 Contents AUGUST 2014 Concrete ® products DEPARTMENTS 4 EDITORIAL The promise of nanotechnology • Ozinga Ready Mix Concrete integrates Aggregate Industries/Meyer Materials' Illinois sites • Hanson UK veteran Edwards named Aggregate Industries US chief operating officer • Honolulu developer Mills Group acquires Ameron Hawaii ready mixed, aggregate business • COO Hill replaces CEO James as new Vulcan Materials leadership team takes hold brings Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure, Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan and related environmental recordkeeping functions to the cloud, proving the technology at Utah's Staker Parson • Stark Excavating's Commercial Acres RMC in Normal, Ill., enlists Martin Engineering silo- cleaning crew to jar build-up • Enviro-Port extends its footprint in concrete reclaiming and process water recycling with four D.R. Sperry filter press models • Betonblock USA retools molds for an old standby—the 1-yd. armor-type block—to give ready mixed and precast producers a broad range of wall unit offerings • Looking beyond mixer truck-mounted containers, Washout Watchdog announces 0.5- and 1.5-yd. Porta-Pit vessels for job site use Central Concrete Supply and Clark Pacific uphold their end of a green bargain, formulating SCM- rich mixes behind Levi's Stadium's 80,000 yd. of ready mixed plus 2,000 structural and architectural precast pieces 34 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 48 FINAL FORM August 2014 • 3 6 NEWS SCOPE COVER STORY, P. 24 46 MARKETPLACE CLASSIFIEDS 43 INNOVATIONS 36 INNOVATIONS REPORT PHOTOS: Don Marsh A new transit mixed plant serving the Hampton Roads market rises from a growth plan Virginia independent Rappahannock Concrete sustained through the Great Recession. TROWELED RCC PAVEMENT, P. 28 RECLAIMING GRANITEROCK, P. 32 12 BRIEFS

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