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Entries are being accepted through Sept. 30 for the 2012 Decorative Concrete Awards. Hosted by the Decorative Concrete Council, a specialty council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors, the fourth annual awards program is open to DCC members and non-members.

The Wisconsin Ready Mixed Concrete Association is accepting through December 2 entries for its 31st Annual Concrete Design Awards, co-sponsored by GRT Admixtures and the ACI International–Wisconsin Chapter.


Tony Smith of Charlotte, N.C., has accepted the position of director of estimating for Metromont Corporation. Smith has a background in drafting, estimating, and most recently sales and development. He has been with Metromont for 20 years and will be relocating to Greenville, S.C., to assume his new responsibilities.