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Esquire Editor Rides Shotgun With Ground Zero-Bound Ferrara Bros. Driver

In an October issue report, “Good Days at Ground Zero,” Esquire editor at large Scott Raab tracks first hand the mid-summer delivery of a 10-yd, 12,000-psi mix load from Ferrara Bros. Brooklyn, N.Y., plant to a World Trade Center site pour

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Nrmca Seeks Abstracts For 2011 International Concrete Sustainability Conference

In anticipation of the 2011 International Concrete Sustainability Conference, scheduled for August 9-11, NRMCA is calling for abstracts from researchers, academics, and concrete industry professionals, including engineers, architects, contractors, concrete producers, public works officials, and material suppliers

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President Obama Assesses Small Business Jobs Act, Depreciation Incentives From Maier Block Perch

Amid loaded concrete masonry unit curing racks at the Bladensburg, Md., operation of NCMA member Ernest Maier, President Barack Obama reflected on the October 8 release of prior-month employment figures, underscoring September’s 64,000-job private sector gain offset by higher public-sector payroll losses

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