Latest Concrete Stories

2013-08-26 23:23:50

The immense tidal surges, high winds and heavy rains from Hurricane Sandy closed down West Shore Road, causing a disruption to the local economies and livelihoods of the people in these communities. The road needed a solution so it could be fixed both quickly and soundly—that solution was Stone Strong Systems. Bayville, NY (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 On October 29, 2012, the storm surge from Hurricane Sandy hit Long Island with a vengeance causing major beach erosion along the island’s...

2013-08-21 23:29:06

Prince William Hospital and UCSD Telemedicine Center Benefit from Hycrete V1000 CARLSTADT, N.J. (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 Hycrete, Inc., a leader in waterproofing and corrosion protection technologies for concrete, is proud to highlight the completion of two signature projects utilizing Hycrete V1000 to protect floor finishes from moisture vapor. Hycrete V1000 (formerly Hycrete System V), was created in response to demand from architects and contractors for a warranted system that would...

2013-08-15 23:19:04

Rigby’s Family Entertainment Complex premier concrete contractor, Bryan Birdwell, placed almost 22,000 square feet of joint-free skating rink floor reinforced with FORTA-FERRO® synthetic macro fibers, and won a world-record Golden Trowel award in the process. Warner Robins, GA (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 H igh-fiber column-line floor applications have over 13 years of U.S. project experience, the first of which was placed in the spring of 2000. Though the concept is quite new to many...

First Foundation Poured For MeerKAT Antenna
2013-08-15 09:45:00

Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Africa Each of MeerKAT's 64 antennas will stand firmly on a bed of concrete and steel The concrete for the first MeerKAT antenna foundation was poured yesterday (Wednesday 14 August 2013) at South Africa's SKA site in the Karoo. This is the first of 64 similar foundations that will be constructed for this telescope over the next nine months. Each foundation consists of 78 m³ concrete and 9 tons of steel. "Designing a foundation for a high-tech telescope...

2013-08-07 23:23:14

Foundation Armor opens up industrial line of concrete repair products to homeowners. (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 Foundation Armor's extensive line of concrete repair products, which were previously only sold to licensed contractors, have been made available to homeowners in conveniently packed Do-It-Yourself kits through FoundationArmor.com. Foundation Armor manufactures repair products for every type of interior or exterior concrete crack. Which concrete repair method is best depends...

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