Latest Masonry Stories

2010-09-28 14:18:12

Geopolymer concrete, an innovative and environmentally-friendly building material developed at Louisiana Tech University’s Trenchless Technology Center (TTC), will be featured in a transportation exhibition taking place at the Detroit Science Center.

2010-09-22 12:17:00

FORT ATKINSON, Wis., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Concrete Contractor, the leading business information resource for concrete contractors, announced today its Contractors' Choice Top Products of 2010. Top winners are recognized by readers based on interest and inquiries over the past year.

2010-07-06 10:58:00

MOUNT AIRY, N.C., July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Insteel Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: IIIN) today announced that its third quarter 2010 earnings conference call will be webcast live over the internet on Thursday, July 22, 2010 at 10:00 a.m.

2010-07-06 09:39:17

Road surfaces can make a big contribution to local air purity.

2010-05-28 15:55:00

RICHMOND, Va., May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This weekend, millions of travelers will take to U.S. highways to begin the unofficial start of summer.

2010-05-24 15:57:00

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y., May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Mold and mildew are unrelenting parasites that feast in the shower and bath areas of our homes. Their mere presence is unsightly, unhealthy, costly and, at times, embarrassing for the homeowners.

2010-05-24 14:45:50

Efforts to extend the life of structures and reduce repair costs have led engineers to develop "smart materials" that have self-healing properties, but many of these new materials are difficult to commercialize.

2010-05-24 10:00:00

ROSWELL, Ga., May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent survey conducted online by Harris Interactive on behalf of Boral Bricks, 90 percent of all homeowners find aspects of brick homes appealing. The study was commissioned by Boral Bricks, Inc.

2010-05-17 07:07:00

TAMPA, Fla., May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Leader in concrete accessories, Meadow Burke, recently announced their latest development, the MB Tuff Chair.

Word of the Day
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.