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    A yellow line in the middle divides two construction images, with the image on the left being a crane moving mass timber towards a wood structure and the image on the right being a crane moving a precast concrete slab toward a concrete structure.

    Mass Timber vs Concrete: Which Building Material Is Right for Your Project?

    Written by: Maggie Clark

    While many in the construction industry are aiming for net-zero-carbon concrete by 2050, another trend in sustainable building has also...

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    A sign viewed from its side says "Road Closed" in snowy weather next to traffic cones, a frozen road, pedestrians walking by, and a bus arriving.

    Freeze-Thaw Resistance Is Key to Resilient Road Infrastructure

    Written by: Maggie Clark

    Whether you’re driving, biking, or even just walking somewhere, roads shape your experience. When well-built and properly maintained, they provide...

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    Under a dark starry sky, a white concrete haunted house with a black roof rests next to a tree.

    Giving Haunted Houses a Sustainably Spooky Concrete Makeover

    Written by: Maggie Clark

    It’s that time of year again! Kids are planning to go out trick-or-treating, and plenty of adults are looking for...

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    A young woman is sitting in a circular concrete opening and looking out at mountains.

    How Concrete Construction Can Provide Circular Economy Solutions

    Written by: Maggie Clark

    While increasing the sustainability of concrete has understandably been a key focus for the construction industry, it’s not the only...

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    A worker in a forklift is loading packed goods onto shelves in a packed warehouse that's been designed with warehouse optimization in mind.

    4 Key Warehouse Optimization Tips for Building a Better Business

    Written by: Maggie Clark

    Ever since the pandemic, there’s been an increase in demand for warehousing around the world. That was especially the case...

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    A 3D rendering of an apartment building is next to a pile of plans for concrete sustainability practices and other green construction strategies.

    Interview: Redefining Concrete Sustainability with ACI’s 212 Committee’s Report on Chemical Admixtures

    Written by: Kryton Marketing

    Over the past couple of decades, the construction industry has seen significant change. That has especially been the case when...

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    Two miniature white turbines sit on top of architecture plans for Passive House and net-zero construction next to a cardboard tube, a pair of glasses, and two pencils.

    What’s the Difference between Passive House and Net-Zero Construction?

    Written by: Maggie Clark

    As the concrete industry worldwide looks to make net-zero-carbon concrete possible by 2050 and net-zero construction itself becomes more popular,...

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    Interview: How Hard-Cem® Can Support Sustainable Construction

    Written by: Kryton Marketing

    With all this industry focus on sustainable construction, there’s now a greater need to find construction materials that can contribute....

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