Polished Concrete by David Stephenson
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Use of Vertical Concrete is on the Rise
Use of Vertical Concrete is on the Rise
Looking for a way to expand your business’ offerings or add a little more creativity to your life? Either way, the vertical surfaces market may be for you.......... Read More →

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Set Realistic Expectations for Integrally Colored Concrete
Set Realistic Expectations for Integrally Colored Concrete
When choosing to use colored concrete on a project, there is very often a discrepancy between the owner’s expectations and the reality of the finished job. Two major reasons for this are that manufacturers’ color charts cannot possibly show the true color, and most contractors fail to adequately explain this to the customer....... Read More →

When Hand Brushing Borders on Concrete, Don't Stop at Intersections
When Hand Brushing Borders on Concrete, Don't Stop at Intersections
Many of us are tackling more intricate designs, such as 3-D tile patterns with multiple borders. With patterns like that, there’s no concrete (pardon the pun) stopping point for hand brushing. Expansion joints help create stopping points but outside of that how can we brush large designs without the glaring brush marks?........ Read More →
► High Concrete Group Kicks off $8 Million Manufacturing Revitalization
High Concrete Group LLC today broke ground on a major revitalization of its award-winning precast concrete production facilities at its Denver, Pennsylvania. headquarters. The investment in new equipment, processes and construction will completely overhaul operations on its 148-acre campus in a bid to extend the company’s growing presence and influence in the world of architectural precast concrete............ Read More →
► Blastcrete Equipment Offers RS180 Mixer-Pump for High-Volume Gypsum Applications
Blastcrete Equipment LLC, long-time manufacturer of shotcrete and gunite mixers and pumps, introduces the RS180 Mixer-Pump with variable speeds from 0-18 cubic yards per hour and long-distance and high-volume pumping capabilities......... Read More →
► Confast Flat-headed Sleeve Anchor is Now Available
The Confast flat-headed sleeve anchor is now available through direct purchase from Concrete Fastening Systems Inc. Read More →
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► New Engineered Cement has Multiple Uses
Imperial Core Bond, the latest industrial-grade engineered cement from Kingdom Products, is a multiuse polymer-modified cement-based product designed to be used as a basecoat over EIFS applications and mortar substrates........ Read More →
► BAM Investigates the Use of Earth Block Masonry for Sustainable Housing Construction
The Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und –prüfung is involved in a new project which investigates the use of earth block masonry for sustainable housing construction. The research aims to examine the load-bearing behavior of EBM in terms of failure mechanisms to ensure the design complies with the generally applicable masonry standard, DIN EN 1996/NA... Read More →
► Keson Launches a New Level Product
For years, the spirit and screeding level industry in North America has lacked meaningful innovation. Keson is aiming to change that through a new partnership with Sola Measuring Tools. Together, they are bringing high-quality and affordable levels, featuring Sola's Focus vial technology, to North America........... Read More →
► Brokk Launches New Website for Ease of Use, Mobile Access and Educational Resources
Brokk, a leading manufacturer of remote-controlled demolition machines, has launched a new website, www.brokk.com........... Read More →
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July 24 - 25, 2019
Dusty-Crete Workshop with Dusty Baker
Concrete Design School
Eureka Springs, Arkansas

July 26 - 27, 2019
Advanced Finishes + Upright Casting Workshop with Jon Schuler
Concrete Design School
Eureka Springs, Arkansas

September 5 - 7, 2019
Masters Course in Decorative Concrete
Something Better Corporation
Phoenix, Arizona


September 12 - 13, 2019
Decorative Concrete Seminar
Increte Systems, the Decorative Brand of Euclid Chemical
Odessa, Florida

September 27 - 28, 2019
Concrete Training Certification
Aztec Products
Montgomeryville, Pennsylvania

October 28 - 31, 2019
Concrete Decor Show
Arlington, Texas

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