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Holcim Opens $2 Million Competition To Customers, Project Owners Worldwide

A nine-month call for entries has kicked off the 3rd International Holcim Awards competition, which recognizes sustainable building and civil engineering works; landscape, urban design and infrastructure projects; and, materials, products and construction technologies

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Wcct Sets One-Hour Concrete 101, Aggregate Testing, Masonry Mix Courses

“Fundamentals of Concrete,” “Concrete Masonry Mix Design,” “Sampling of Concrete Aggregates” and “Sieve Analysis” are the initial offerings in WCCT’s online Micro-Course series for staff and management across concrete production

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Nrmca Adds Life-Cycle Assessment Course To Online Series

“Life Cycle Assessment of Concrete Structures” provides detailed instructions on using the LCA tool to evaluate building products’ and projects’ environmental performance, plus a look at how the concrete industry is applying such analysis to the production process

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New Astm Blended-Scm Standard Spans Ternary Mixes

ASTM C1697-10 Standard Specification for Blended Supplementary Cementitious Materials covers product containing two or three ASTM-compliant SCM and used to impart hydraulic or pozzolanic action in concrete or mortar

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