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International Concrete Sustainability Conference: Call for papers

Source: National Ready Mixed Concrete Association, Silver Spring, Md.

NRMCA is seeking candidate presentations for the 2015 International Concrete Sustainability Conference, May 11–13 at the Intercontinental Miami Hotel. The 10th annual conference will provide learning and networking opportunities on the latest advances, technical knowledge, continuing research, tools and solutions for sustainable concrete design, production and practice.

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NLRB clears path for Operating Engineers decertification vote at Allied Stone

Sources: National Labor Relations Board; CP staff

In a case involving one of 12 crushed stone or sand & gravel operations under Moline, Ill.-based RiverStone Group Inc., the NLRB affirms a contract bar doctrine limiting to three years the window during which a collective bargaining agreement restricts unit members from pursuing a vote to decertify their union.

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