News - 3 Nov 2014
Engineers from Purdue University reported that carbon dioxide (CO2)-cured concrete performed comparably or better than traditional ordinary Portland Cement-based concrete for resistance to cold...
News - 4 Mar 2011
New control software predicts how cement mills will operate and continually optimizes the milling process.
The results are improved cement quality and increased mill throughput. The software...
News - 1 Mar 2011
A new class of cement called Portland-limestone cement (PLC) will become mainstream in Ontario and Quebec.
The Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing recently announced that PLC is...
News - 22 Oct 2008
A key ingredient of concrete, portland cement is integral to the construction of sustainable and economical structures. Commercial and residential buildings, highways, bridges, airports, dams and...
News - 23 Jan 2008
By the year 2030, the U.S. population is expected to grow by 63 million -- resulting in an increased demand for housing, buildings, and roads. Yet, at the same time, our society is struggling to...
News - 6 Sep 2005
Portland Cement Association’s Education and Training Department‘s spring course schedule continues PCA’s commitment to offering seminars that address current industry concerns and...
News - 29 Aug 2005
The Portland Cement Association (PCA) is releasing its first edition of the U.S. cement industry Report on Sustainable Manufacturing.
This summary report details an impressive record of...
News - 14 Aug 2005
Code compliance is vital to the safety of structures and understanding code provisions related to the construction of concrete structures is key to a higher level of compliance.
News - 3 Aug 2005
The Portland Cement Association (PCA) launched ConcreteThinker.com, a Web site that enables architects interested in sustainable design to learn more about the environmental benefits of building with...
News - 22 Mar 2005
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has named California Portland Cement Company as an ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year for its outstanding contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions...