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All the latest information on new product releases for decorative concrete contractors. Plus, openings and closings, mergers and partnerships, industry trends, new standards, conferences, and other news of interest to the decorative concrete industry.

Spot-on Topics. Awesome Presenters: It's All at World of Asphalt 2019 Education

From paving and plant performance best practices to safety and sustainability to the latest technology and workforce development strategies, the 2019 World of Asphalt Show & Conference brings it all together with education to help asphalt industry professionals grow their businesses and their careers.

January 14, 2019
Bosch X-Lock Interface Makes Fast, Simple Grinder Wheel Exchange a Snap

Bosch is the acknowledged leader in development of professional interface systems for power tools – interfaces so technically advanced that they’ve become industry standards. Today, the company has added another breakthrough to that impressive history with the introduction of the X-Lock interface for grinders.

January 14, 2019
Newly Appinted President of Bay Area Concretes Inc and PolishedCrete

Ryan Chance has been appointed President of Bay Area Concretes, Inc. and PolishedCrete, effective January 1, 2019. Michael Price has stepped down as President after 20 years in the position, and assumes the responsibility of Chief Executive Officer and also Co-Owner of Bay Area Concretes, Inc. along with his long-time business partner Jonathan Vasquez (Chief Operating Officer) and the brand new President Ryan Chance.

January 11, 2019
Advanced Visualization Technology Showcased at The International Surface Event

Chameleon Power, the leading provider of visualization technologies, will be exhibiting its advanced visualization technologies at Booth #6573 of The International Surface Event in Las Vegas.

January 9, 2019
Association of Equipment Manufacturers Unveils New Logo

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), the North American-based international trade group representing off-road equipment manufacturers and suppliers, unveiled a new brand identity to reflect how its more than 1,000 members build momentum for the industry.

January 8, 2019
Construction Equipment Rental Market worth over $140bn by 2024

Construction equipment rental Market is set to grow from its current market value of more than USD 100 billion to over USD 140 billion by 2024; according to a new research report by Global Market Insights, Inc.

January 8, 2019
The American Rental Association Releases New Strategic Plan

To better support the success of its members and advance the equipment and event rental industry, the American Rental Association has released a new industry-wide strategic plan that will drive program initiatives over the next three years. This is the first revision to ARA’s strategic plan in more than a decade.

January 8, 2019
Tips on Protecting Parking Structures from Damage During Winter

Chemical deicers and snow plows are commonly used in winter to eliminate hazardous ice and snow from parking decks and structures. While deicers are doing their job melting away snow and ice, some may actually be corroding the parking structure’s concrete and reinforcing steel, and some snow removal techniques may actually be doing more damage than good.

January 8, 2019
Milwaukee Advances Layout Solutions with Extra Bold Large Capacity Chalk ReelsĀ 

Milwaukee Tool continues to make the layout process more productive with the addition of 100ft and 150ft Extra Bold Large Capacity Chalk Reels. These chalk reels provide the longest gear life in the industry and the durability needed to perform larger layout applications.

January 7, 2019
Post-Tensioning Institute Announces Selection Of New Executive Director

The Post-Tensioning Institute (PTI) is pleased to announce the selection of Anthony Johnson, P.E., as the organization’s new Executive Director, effective Jan. 2, 2019

January 7, 2019
American Concrete Institute Opens New Middle East Regional Office In Dubai

The American Concrete Institute announces the opening of its regional office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The grand opening celebration on January 6, 2019, marked the Institute's first physical presence outside of the United States since its inception in 1904.

January 7, 2019
Flooring Industry Has Evolved Its Technology To The Next Level

Visualization is revolutionizing the way companies sell products at retail, online and in the customers’ homes. Chameleon Power, the leader in photorealistic visualization technology for the building, remodeling and home décor industries, covers the gamut in platforms from web visualization to Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR) and mobile platforms.

January 7, 2019
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Has Granted Easycove a Patent for Technical Invention of Cove Base Molding

Easycove, a division of J&J Services Group, Inc., a manufacturer of uniquely engineered pre-formed coving products for the resinous flooring industry, announced today the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted Easycove’s CEO, Christopher J. O’Brien, a patent for his technical invention of Cove Base Molding.

January 7, 2019
ALL Crane Buys Eight-Crane Package from Kobelco

he ALL Family of Companies, one of the largest privately held crane rental companies in North America, has purchased eight new Kobelco CK-class G Series hydraulic lattice-boom crawler cranes for its rental fleet.

January 7, 2019
Wagner Meters Names Fishman Flooring Solutions 2018 Distributor of the Year

Wagner Meters, a leading manufacturer of moisture management technology for the flooring industry, has named Fishman Flooring Solutions its 2018 Distributor of the Year.

January 4, 2019
Braxton-Bragg Celebrates 25 Years

Braxton-Bragg is planning a year-long celebration to commemorate 25 years of providing quality tooling and supplies to the stone and tile industries. Founded in 1994 by Doug Slocum and partner Ron Weiler, Braxton-Bragg has grown from a start-up to a national distributor with international ties.

January 3, 2019
Scott Davis Promoted To Vice President, Western Division

W. R. Meadows is proud to announce the promotion of Scott Davis to vice president, western division. In this role, Scott will oversee and direct the sales and operations of our three western division branches located in Benicia, California; Pomona, California; and Goodyear, Arizona. This promotion is effective January 1st, 2019.

January 3, 2019
Gordon Brush Mfg. Co. Acquires Parker Brush Inc

Gordon Brush Mfg. Co., Inc. has acquired Parker Brush, Inc., located in Rocklin, California. The Company's manufacturing and operations will be relocated and folded into Gordon Brush's 183,000 sq. ft., City of Industry, CA manufacturing facility.

January 3, 2019
Green laser level provides vivid visibility

Kapro Tools recently introduced its 873G Prolaser Vector Green Laser Level.

January 2, 2019
Aalborg Extreme Light120 Officially Launched In November 2018

Since November 2018, Aalborg Extreme Light 120, the new generation of premixed Ultra High- Performance Concrete (UHPC) based on Aalborg White cement is being launched in the global market. The product is being deployed in Europe and will reach the US and China during January 2019. Aalborg Extreme Light 120 is the first commercialized product under the Aalborg Inwhite Solution serving as an innovation engine for high value adding and technologically advanced White Cement based products.

January 2, 2019