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Apr

2017

Industry News: CRSI updates Reinforcing Bar Supports Standard

The Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute (CRSI) has released an updated version of its standard, Supports for Reinforcement Used in Concrete (ANSI/CRSI RB4.1 2016).

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Feb

2017

Industry News: CRSI announces 'Rebar U' e-learning portal

Rebar U is the home of CRSI’s growing collection of publicly available e-learning courses and webinars. The Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute (CRSI) is North America’s leading trade organization for the rebar industry.

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Sep

2016

Vote for Bentley ProStructures in the annual Construction Computing Awards

Bentley ProStructures is a BIM product that includes advanced modeling for concrete (ProConcrete) and structural steel (ProSteel). aSa ProRebar is a version of ProConcrete specially enhanced to meet the needs of the rebar fabrication industry. Promote this powerful BIM suite within the construction industry by voting in the Construction Computing Awards.

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Jul

2016

Industry News: New study analyzes bridge reinforcement 1960 to present

A study conducted as part of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Long-Term Bridge Performance (LTBP) Program in conjunction with the National Concrete Bridge Council, looks at reinforcement practices and bridge performance over the past 50+ years.

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Apr

2016

New website and resources dedicated to galvanized rebar

Several industry organizations have launched a new website, brochure, and technical center focused on galvanized rebar.

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Feb

2016

Industry feature: Publication lauds the ’10 best concrete buildings’ in the world

In a January article in The Guardian, author Rowan Moore names the “10 Best Concrete Buildings.” The list includes ancient Rome’s Pantheon, as well as restaurants, churches, banks, and more from all over the world.

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Jan

2016

Industry feature: Podcast argues that concrete is ‘Surprisingly Awesome’

Surprisingly Awesome is a podcast that takes a seemingly boring subject and explains what’s fascinating about it. In episode #3, the hosts discuss a topic of great importance to our industry: concrete.

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Dec

2015

Industry news: Initiatives seek to make concrete production greener

Cement production is responsible for about 7 percent of the world’s carbon dioxide emissions, but a Virginia producer and a California researcher are finding ways to make concrete’s key ingredient greener.

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Aug

2015

aSa featured in Pittsburgh Technology Council article

A recent article in the Pittsburgh publication teQ discusses the history and impact of aSa and the reinforcing steel industry.

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Jul

2015

Industry feature: Architectural Digest slide show '15 striking concrete buildings'

Architectural Digest online recently posted a slide show featuring 15 incredibly unique concrete buildings.

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