Source: Hanley Wood Exhibitions, Dallas
Show management reports that next year’s World of Concrete, February 5–8 in Las Vegas, will be larger than their 2012 gathering and packed with a lineup of 100-plus educational sessions (February 4–8), hands-on product demonstrations, spectator events, and competitions.
Source: HawkeyePedershaab, Mediapolis, Iowa
Germany’s MBK, the world’s leading manufacturer of reinforcement cage machinery, has extended a prior sales and marketing agreement with global concrete pipe machinery leader HawkeyePedershaab. It calls for MBK to purchase the rights to the HawkeyePedershaab Cageflex product line and associated technologies, and HawkeyePedershaab to represent MBK cage machinery exclusively as North American sales agent.
Source: Vulcan Materials Co., Birmingham, Ala.
Vulcan Materials Co. announced the following leadership changes:
- Danny R. Shepherd, formerly executive vice president–Construction Materials, has been appointed to the position of executive vice president and chief operating officer, effective immediately.
Sources: RMC Research and Education Foundation, Silver Spring, Md.; CP staff
As the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern states continue with clean up and recovery from the “Perfect Storm” of Hurricane Sandy and the front that came from the northwest, insurance industry and building code officials can reference findings from “Coast in the Eye of the Storm–Hurricane Katrina: August 29, 2005.”