Protection of Exterior Concrete Flatwork in Winter (from ECS)

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LESSONS LEARNED: C O N S T R U C T I O N  M A T E R I A L S OBSERVATIONS AND LESSONS FROM THE SCHOOL OF EXPERIENCE News Flash – Winter weather is here! That means freezing rain, sleet, snow and ice can accumulate on flat concrete surfaces including sidewalks, driveways, and roads. The easy solution …

Cold Weather Concrete

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Cold Weather Concrete: Tips to PourConcrete in Cold Weather Cold weather concrete can be established as a period of more than three days where some specific conditions occur. The American Concrete Institute under ACI 306 defies that concrete will be exposed to cold weather when the following conditions exist: The average daily air temperature is less than 5°C (40°F) and, The air temperature is not …

Flyash

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To our Valued Customers: Southern Concrete Materials wants to keep you updated as to supply shortages in raw materials used to produce ready mixed concrete. In this case, flyash is currently in very short or no supply at all in many of our market areas. Flyash is a byproduct of coal fired power plants; these plants have been taken off …

Make a Muscle, Make a Difference

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Mini Muscle Walk for the Muscular Dystrophy Association at North Asheville Christian School on Monday March 25th