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  • 2015 Triad Award

    Hanley Wood’s Commercial Construction Group is pleased to present the winners of the 2015 Triad Award, sponsored by Concrete Construction, The Concrete Producer, and Public Works magazines. This annual award honors outstanding publicly-owned concrete projects that demonstrate innovation...

  • Cross Street Bridge moves from concept to completion with LaFarge Type III Cement

    The $16 million two-lane bridge is the first major design-build transportation project in Vermont, and the longest simple-span precast, post-tensioned, spliced-concrete-girder bridge in the United States.

  • Get a Buzz On

    Used K-Cup coffee packs will have a second life as an alternative fuel source at a cement plant in Canada, rather than hitting the local landfill.

  • PCA Expands Codes Department; Appoints Hall Manager

    William “Jay” Hall returns to the Portland Cement Association (PCA) as manager of codes and standards.

  • Company seeks demonstration sites

  • Full-depth reclamation

    Recycling roads saves money and natural resources

  • Picture this

    Larry Vines has spent more than three decades making concrete pretty.

  • All the right reasons

  • Zip it Up

    Usually, full-depth reclamation (FDR) is performed with large, self-propelled reclaiming machines. But road- and street-maintenance managers have discovered they can use less expensive equipment for projects of 1 mile or less.

  • Trial run

    As part of its continuing effort to improve construction methods, CDOT is comparing the pros and cons of hot-mix asphalt (HMA) and portland cement concrete pavement (PCCP).