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Protect Soil Slopes & Walls with GEOWEB® 3D Soil Confinement

Soil slopes are naturally susceptible to erosion and soil walls need to be fortified against settlement, surcharge loading and collapse. Failure of slopes can...

Higher corrosion resistance through the use of microorganisms in mortar mixtures

A recent study by Ehime University looked at the Corrosion resistance of steel bars in concrete when mixed with aerobic mircroorganisms. This study reports on...

Global Admixture Manufacturer acquires partially a Concrete Sensor Solution

The concrete sensors are disrupting the new digital services for the construction industry. Concrete is the second most used material in the world after...

NEW TECHNICAL DOCUMENT DETAILS OPTIONS FOR SUB-DIVIDING HDPE CONDUIT USED IN POWER AND COMMUNICATIONS...

IRVING, Texas - The Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc. (PPI), has  published a new document about adding or replacing cables in high-density polyethylene (HDPE) conduit.  Available...

Researchers Study Behavior of Cross-Laminated Timber Panels in New Hall

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – A new residence hall on the University of Arkansas campus will provide more than just a vibrant living experience for students....

Precast Solutions for Margaritaville Resort

Moss Point, Miss. — Tindall Corporation’s Mississippi Division is producing a unique precast concrete structure for the Margaritaville Resort in Biloxi. This parking/amusement structure...

Electrofusion Guides for HDPE Pipe Published by the Municipal Advisory Board

IRVING, Texas - Two guides detailing the steps for electrofusing joints and couplings for a HDPE pipelines are available for free at the Plastics...

Sculptured for sun and shade and encased in Rieder panels

In Chicago, the birthplace of the skyscraper, one woman is setting new tones in the skyline. The apartment house Solstice on the Park from...

In Touch with the Dutch at PPXX in Amsterdam

The Plastic Pipes Conference Association (PPCA) has highlighted the promotional and networking opportunities of its next conference and exhibition, PLASTIC PIPES XX. Hosted in...
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