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2014-01-27 12:24:57

LONDON, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:2013 Deep Research Report on Global and China Polycarboxylate Superplasticizer IndustrySummary"2013 Deep Research Report on Global and China Polycarboxylate Superplasticizer Industry" was professional and depth research report on Global and China Polycarboxylate Superplasticizer industry. The report firstly introduced Polycarboxylate Superplasticizer basic information included...

2014-01-27 08:29:02

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of National Cement Company, Inc., a subsidiary of The Vicat Group, has elected James E. Rotch of Birmingham, Ala. as Chairman of the Board of National Cement Company, Inc. Mr. Rotch will continue in the practice of corporate law with the firm of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, a regional law firm with offices throughout the Southeast, including Birmingham, Alabama, in addition to his duties as Chairman of the...

2014-01-24 23:25:47

SG7 grinder features unique frame design to keep the operator in a fully upright position, which results in a more comfortable, safe and effective application. Owatonna, Minnesota (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 The new SG7 surface grinder from General Equipment Company is designed to accommodate a wide variety of surface preparation applications with unmatched productivity and versatility. From professional contractors to do-it-yourselfers, the SG7 is ideal for removing paint, thin set,...

2014-01-23 23:30:24

This new white paper details why Nippon Electric Glass America, a leading manufacturer and materials supplier to the Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete (GFRC) Industry, selected an ultrafine pumice pozzolan (Hess UltraPozz) as the ideal supplementary cementitious material to improve its GFRC products. The paper also explains the process by which two naturally incompatible materials—glass fibers and portland cement—are made to work together to create this enduring, versatile, and widely...

2014-01-23 08:32:10

Transaction Further Sharpens Core Aggregates Focus, Increases Profitability and Cash Flows BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE: VMC), the nation's largest producer of construction aggregates, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the Company's cement and concrete businesses in the Florida area to Cementos Argos for gross cash proceeds of $720 million. Vulcan is retaining all of its aggregates operations in...

2014-01-21 04:20:12

PARIS, January 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quintiq [http://www.quintiq.com ], a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), announced today that Lafarge has chosen Quintiq software to optimize sales & operations planning (S&OP) and transport management. The company will benefit from the Quintiq software platform across the entire organization for demand planning, supply chain planning and transport optimization. All Cement, Aggregates and Concrete...

2014-01-20 23:03:21

GIA announces the release of a trend report on Green Concrete. Market for Green Concrete is projected to witness strong growth led by rising awareness over the role played by buildings in CO2 emissions, escalating fuel prices, and increased government incentives for green building projects such as tax benefits. San Jose, California (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Green concrete is an eco-friendly concrete, characterized by its low environmental impact in terms of energy...

2014-01-18 23:00:07

Concrete cutting saw machinery is now added online for sale at the Stone Equipment USA company. These cutters are offered in multiple designs and styles for commercial and residential use. Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) January 19, 2014 The stone industry has expanded partly due to different technologies introduced in producing residential and commercial stone products. The Stone Equipment USA company is now including concrete cutting saw machinery online at reduced prices at...

2014-01-14 16:26:40

LONDON, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Concrete and Cement Market - Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017 Synopsis This report provides detailed market analysis, information, trends, issues and insights into the global concrete and cement market, including:- The regional and global concrete and cement market's growth prospects by category- Analysis of the Asia-Pacific, Middle East, North America, Latin America and...

2014-01-07 12:29:16

LONDON, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Southern African Cement Industry Production and Investment Forecasts Exploration of the Sub-region's Top 3 Country MarketsThis research service provides the production and investment forecasts for the cement industry within Southern Africa for the years 2009 to 2018. Three Southern African countries--South Africa, Zambia, and Zimbabwe--were selected for in-depth analysis based on their...


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