September 2012 Table of Contents

Building reinforcement Building reinforcement

Repair and renovate buildings with the masonry Reinforcing Anchor System, a micro-cement anchoring and reinforcing technique. Read more

Brick and Mortar Saw Blades Brick and Mortar Saw Blades

The X-Large General Purpose Blades for the AS170 Brick+Mortar are 50% larger than general purpose blades. Read more

Mixing and Pouring Barrel Transporter Mixing and Pouring Barrel Transporter

The Mixing & Pouring Barrel Transporter allows efficient one-person operation for mixing, transporting, and pouring materials. Read more

Mineral Wool Board Mineral Wool Board

The RainBarrier HD (heavy density) is a rigid insulation board with a consistent 6.0pcf density throughout, eliminating the need to orient the insulation in a certain direction. Read more

Air Scrubber for Safer Environment Air Scrubber for Safer Environment

The Quest PowerHEPA 500 can perform one air change in a 16x16x8-ft. room in less than four minutes, using only 1.9 amps of electricity. Read more

Boral Plant Received Safety Honor

Boral Bricks Inc. has announced that its Union City, Oklahoma manufacturing facility has been approved for participation in the Voluntary Protection Program by the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Read more

Resilient Buildings Workshop

The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate, National Institute of Building Sciences, National Building Museum, and the Concrete Joint Sustainability Initiative will host a free, interactive Resilient Buildings Workshop. Read more

Parson Cos. Awarded Parson Cos. Awarded

The National Ready Mix Concrete Association (NRMCA) honored Jack B. Parson Companies (JBP) with the Producer Excellence in Quality award for the second consecutive year. Read more

ACI to Present Awards in Toronto

The American Concrete Institute (ACI) will present five awards and the next part of the commemorative Katharine and Bryant Mather Lecture Series during the ACI Fall 2012 Convention Opening Session. Read more

MCAA Vision Awards

The Mason Contractors Association of America (MCAA) have announced the winners of the 2012 MCAA TEAM Awards at the MCAA Midyear Meeting in Park City, Utah. Read more

Boral Appoints Kane as CEO

The Chairman of Boral Limited, Dr Bob Every, today announced the appointment of Mr Mike Kane as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Boral Limited, effective 1 October 2012. Read more

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