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Precast producers have a new method of protecting concrete water and wastewater structure interior surfaces. Rigid HDPE and PVC liner systems and post production, surface-applied coatings considered standard in the industry are now challenged by XR-QuikLiner, a cast in liner system, according to developer Seaman Corp.

As much of the nation’s wastewater and sewer infrastructure approaches the 50- to 100-year service life mark, it must be rehabilitated to remain in use for a growing population. Yet municipal wastewater treatment facilities, sewers and vaults endure some of the most severe and corrosive environments in public works, and must pass increasing Environmental Protection Agency scrutiny.

Software as a Service provider Summit HR & Payroll has tailored Human Capital Management (HCM) technology for construction materials operators around a suite of Benefits Administration, Time & Attendance, Compliance, Payroll and Onboarding modules.

Following a successful field test with Pennsylvania’s Silvi Group, GivenHansco is launching the Android device-compatible Keystone On-Delivery Mobile App, programmed to optimize daily driver operations in ready mixed concrete delivery. An extension of the advanced Keystone Office suite Dispatch, On-Delivery is billed as the first-of-its-kind mobile technology, providing a personalized live business app experience that can be tailored to producers’ specific fleet and delivery professional needs.

A modular machine engineered for one of the most taxing aspects of mixer truck fleet management premiered at the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association’s 2016 ConcreteWorks this fall.