H20 – What’s the Magic Number?
Jul05

H20 – What’s the Magic Number?

Sixteen glasses a day. Eight cups a day. Forty percent of your body weight in ounces. Drink when you’re thirsty. Drink when you’re hungry. Drink when you’re sweating. Don’t drink coffee or soda. Don’t drink tap water. Don’t drink bottled water. Don’t drink carbonated water. Does anyone else feel like there is no right way to drink the right amount and right kind of water? How much is enough? How much is too much? With summer quickly...

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Concrete in Paradise: CSDA Says Mahalo to Hawaii Attendees
Jul05

Concrete in Paradise: CSDA Says Mahalo to Hawaii Attendees

Thanks to all those who were able to attend CSDA’s 2018 Convention and Tech Fair earlier this year at the beautiful Grand Wailea Resort in Maui! We had such an enthusiastic crowd of industry professionals join in on the Aloha spirit and festivities, including an impressive number of new members too! We are thrilled that our Hawaiian event was attended by such a large number of attendees this year! It was the largest group to come...

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Gruesome Experiment Shows The Deadly Reality Of Falling Objects On Job Sites
Apr13

Gruesome Experiment Shows The Deadly Reality Of Falling Objects On Job Sites

Gruesome Experiment Shows The Deadly Reality Of Falling Objects On Job Sites You’ve heard it time and time again – to wear safety gear – and hopefully you’re already implementing the best safety practices on job sites including wearing hardhats. For a friendly and somewhat gruesome reminder, the people at Black & Veatch conducted a little experiment using watermelons to show just how brutal receiving a blow to the head...

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Goodbye Mallet
May22

Goodbye Mallet

An experienced core drilling operator knows in an instance what this picture means. To loosen a stuck drill bit from the motor, there is often only one way to do it and it involves a mallet and two wrenches. However, a new thread design may change all that.

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CSDA 2017 Convention & Tech Fair
May22

CSDA 2017 Convention & Tech Fair

An entertaining keynote presentation featuring a popular construction material—Lego—gave business owners unique insight into problem-solving and decision-making as CSDA held its 45th Annual Convention & Tech Fair in the beautiful Caribbean.

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CO Award Winners
Mar10

CO Award Winners

The 4th Annual Concrete Openings Awards ceremony was held during January’s World of Concrete international trade show and exhibition at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The awards recognize some of the most innovative and challenging projects completed by CSDA contractors in 2016.

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