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Concrete

News
February 4, 2020  

New deicing pad at Calgary airport marks largest use of clean concrete tech in Canada

With temperatures routinely falling into the negative double digits,

Product
February 3, 2020  

Liebherr introduces new truck-mounted concrete pump to North American market

  Switzerland-based equipment manufacturer Liebherr is pulling back the

News
December 23, 2019  

BASF sells Construction Chemicals unit to U.S. private equity firm Lone Star for $4.6B

The chemical giant had been shopping for a buyer for the business that employs 7,000 people worldwide for more than a year

Article
December 10, 2019  

Concrete Awards showcase diverse building projects across the province

The Concrete Awards celebrate the efforts of suppliers, designers,

News
December 5, 2019  

Lehigh studying carbon capture at Alberta cement plant, targeting up to 95 per cent of CO2 emissions

A new study into the feasibility of commercial-scale carbon

Product
November 29, 2019  

Cortec MCI 2020 Gel aims to protect embedded rebar from corrosion

  Corroding rebar can be a big problem for

Product
November 25, 2019  

Power Curbers introduces next generation of 5700 Series curb machine

  Early next year, the Power Curbers 5700-D will

News
November 14, 2019  

EllisDon completes 10-hour concrete pour for new utilities building at Vancouver airport [WATCH]

It took 10 hours of work and just short

News
October 28, 2019  

PCL tops off new 32-storey tower built alongside, over existing mixed-use building in downtown Toronto

PCL Constructors Inc. has wrapped up work on the

Product
October 2, 2019  

Cemen Tech rolls out Utility Package for volumetric concrete mixers

  Volumetric concrete mixer manufacturer Cemen Tech has released

News
September 25, 2019  

Graham completes big concrete pour as work progresses on new Vancouver tower [WATCH]

VANCOUVER—After about two years of pre-construction, demolition and excavation

News
August 26, 2019  

Concrete pump market gaining ground as cities grow upward, contractors see time and safety benefits

Cities across North America are on an upward trajectory,

Article
August 21, 2019  

Getting on track: Urban transit projects roar to life, creating opportunity for Canada’s construction sector

Working in tandem along a stretch of highway in

Article
August 19, 2019  

Adding to the mix: Using admixtures to get your concrete to do what you want it to

Looking up at the coffered dome of the Roman

Article
August 13, 2019  

Drilling down: Concrete cutting and coring equipment advances on the job site

Scarcely any structure can be built without concrete, leaving

News
July 10, 2019  

Shotcrete firm fined after worker killed falling into hopper on Toronto job site

TORONTO—A British Columbia-based shotcrete service company is facing a

Article
April 24, 2019  

Taking shape: 3D printing revolution on the horizon

At Sika AG’s research facility in Widen, Switzerland, the

Article
April 23, 2019  

On the Perimeter: Major Winnipeg project brings concrete solution to longstanding bottleneck

Infrastructure rarely ages gracefully. When there isn’t much elegance

News
April 18, 2019  

Toronto compromises on changes to noise bylaw that threatened construction

TORONTO—Continuous concrete pours and heavy crane work will continue

News
April 18, 2019  

Mississauga, Ont. kicks off road construction season as it paves way for major LRT job

MISSISSAUGA, Ont.—More than 30 new and continuing road construction