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2013-10-31 23:33:15

Global Habitat Resources, Inc., announced today that the company has acquired the exclusive rights of “Block Construction System”, (US Patent #7,305,803) and all technology used to manufacture full house kits. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Global Habitat Resource will market the product line; under different trade names, including the existing “INCABLOCK™”; primarily in the 20 protected FTA (Free Trade Agreements) countries: Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Colombia, Costa...

2013-10-29 23:35:26

Shea’s General Manager Reflects on Company's Steady Progress and Evolution Wilmington, MA (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 46-year employee Bob Flores almost never got his start at Shea Concrete Products. He approached company founder Ernie Shea about a job in 1967 and was hired, although Shea didn't think much about his new addition. “I came home after my first day and I was covered in rust, form oil, and concrete,” said Flores, the company’s general manager. “And I said,...

2013-10-23 23:28:07

According to ACI 212 Chapter 15, Hycrete Both a PRAH and a PRAN Carlstadt, N.J. (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Hycrete, Inc., a leader in moisture and corrosion protection technologies for concrete, is proud to be the only North American supplier of admixtures meeting both criteria for permeability-reducing admixtures according to ACI 212 Chapter 15. Hycrete’s admixtures meet the criteria for permeability-reducing admixtures in both hydrostatic (PRAH) and non-hydrostatic conditions (PRAN),...

2013-10-22 23:29:52

Contractors can eliminate the risk of inhaling concrete dust and easily follow the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) new proposed regulations by grinding and cutting concrete with water. To responsibly dispose of the concrete slurry, Gelmaxx has a two-part system that safely removes the slurry while being EPA compliant. San Diego, California (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Many are aware of the harmful effects of concrete dust, aka crystalline silica, and make a conscious...

2013-10-16 23:31:21

Connect-EZ's experience in structural engineering, steel fabrication/erection and business ownership to introduce innovative, engineered connection devices complements Tilt-Up Design Systems focus on providing the Tilt-Up construction industry with a collaborative online application that provides cost effective and efficient solutions for Tilt-Up Construction projects. Lake Mary, FL (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 CONNECT-EZ, LLC has reached an agreement with Tilt-Up Design Systems, LLC...

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