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CFA honors concrete projects of the year

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The Concrete Foundations Association (CFA) announced the recipients of its 2015 Project of the Year award. The annual competition increases the recognition of challenges faced by concrete professionals. After evaluations by both the industry and the general public during the World of Concrete conference in February, with CFA gathered recipients with the most votes to win the award.

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Architectural industry thriving, reports NCARB

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The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) says more than 37,000 candidates are seeking architectural licenses. Its new report, “NCARB by the Numbers,” reported a record-high number of 37,178 aspiring architects submitted experience hours through the Intern Development Program (IDP) or were actively testing for the Architecture Registration Examination (ARE) in 2014

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World’s largest demolition summit heading to Amsterdam

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This fall, the World Demolition Summit (WDS) will attract thousands of recycling and demolition professionals to Amsterdam, Netherlands. “The WDS is the event where the global demolition and recycling industry get together to discuss significant projects, as well as trends in demolition techniques and recycling,” said Lindsay Gale, editor of Demolition & Recycling International.

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Hot-dip galvanizing award winners announced


The American Galvanizers Association (AGA) announced the winners of its 2015 Excellence in Hot-dip Galvanizing (HDG) Awards. More than 100 projects were submitted representing the versatility of HDG. Judged online by a panel of architects and engineers, submissions are featured in the AGA Project Gallery on the group’s website.

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