Production & QC

  • How E&C Companies are Mining the Gold in Big Data

    How E&C Companies are Mining the Gold in Big Data

    The engineering and construction (E&C) industry is making huge strides in harnessing big data to improve business outcomes, gain better visibility into their operations and streamline their business p

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  • Construction Salaries Rising, but Skilled Labor Still Declining

    Construction Salaries Rising, but Skilled Labor Still Declining

    Although salaries are on the rise in Construction, the supply of unemployed, experienced workers continues to shrink. With unemployment, so low overall, Contractors are likely to have trouble...

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  • Quality Data for All Actors in the Supply Chain

    Quality Data for All Actors in the Supply Chain

    Command Alkon’s COMMANDassurance solution helps ready mix producers and other actors in the construction supply chain gain visibility in real-time into the fresh concrete while in

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  • Control Moisture Content of Every Batch

    Control Moisture Content of Every Batch

    One of the major causes of inconsistency in batching concrete is the varying moisture content of the sand and aggregates from one batch to another. Good storage of the sand and aggregates can help..

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  • Building Innovation in to Your Business Growth Plan

    Building Innovation in to Your Business Growth Plan

    Using technology to drive innovation may be challenging for some companies. A lot of times, new technology is introduced only to improve processes, rather than for innovation purposes. The companies w

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  • Don't Say 'Goodbye' to Working With Concrete During Frigid, Ferocious Winters - Learn How to Make it Behave in the Cold!

    Don't Say 'Goodbye' to Working With Concrete During Frigid, Ferocious Winters - Learn How to Make it Behave in the Cold!

    It’s that time of year again – the time when construction slows down due to piercing cold temperatures. In Birmingham, Alabama, the home of Command Alkon’s global HQ, the weather can be very...

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  • Is a Pretty Front-End Important?

    Is a Pretty Front-End Important?

    Some software vendors focus on delivering a friendly user interface that is an essential part of a satisfied user experience. But if the software doesn’t provide the results you need or requires...

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  • Technology is a Game Changer Featured in World Cement Magazine

    Technology is a Game Changer Featured in World Cement Magazine

    Digitalization is a common theme that has created a lot of chatter in the industry lately. Today, digitalization enables the automation and integration of discrete steps of a complex supply chain...

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  • How Can Businesses in the Cement Industry Drive Higher Revenues and Compete Effectively? By Streamlining Operations

    How Can Businesses in the Cement Industry Drive Higher Revenues and Compete Effectively? By Streamlining Operations

    Many of us have a saying that rings true when it comes to our workflows: "time is money." A small business can achieve several financial and operational advantages from streamlining operations. You ca

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  • To Shorten the Construction Cycle in Building Repairs, Add Shotcrete to Your Process

    To Shorten the Construction Cycle in Building Repairs, Add Shotcrete to Your Process

    In any method, it’s important to accurately control the physical and chemical properties by ensuring the proper proportion of water is contained in the mix to maintain appropriate application...

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  • NRMCA 2018 Excellence in Quality Awards

    NRMCA 2018 Excellence in Quality Awards

    The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) announced the winners of its 2018 Excellence in Quality Awards. This award is given to companies who follow or exceed quality management...

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  • In the Aftermath of Hurricane Florence

    In the Aftermath of Hurricane Florence

    Hurricane Florence roared in with a wrath, leaving buildings and homes destroyed  across the Carolinas, to the cost of billions. The number could grow higher as rivers continue to swell...

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  • Stepping in to the Future With Digital Innovations

    Stepping in to the Future With Digital Innovations

    Digitalization enables the automation and integration of discrete steps of a complex supply chain. Cement producers are realizing incredible benefits by combining these digital innovations with...

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  • If It’s Not Broken, Why Fix It? – Realizing the Room for Improvement in Bulk Material Operations

    If It’s Not Broken, Why Fix It? – Realizing the Room for Improvement in Bulk Material Operations

    Without even realizing it, many of us waste time during the workday. Out-of-date methods and manual processes tie up time, efforts, and budgets. Many tasks could be easily automated and further...

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  • Quality Concrete quote

    COMMANDseries gives us the information to reduce our fleet by 25% on any given day. -Kevin Nickerson - Manager - Quality Concrete Limited

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  • Does the Quality and Consistency of Your Mix Materials Need a Boost?

    Does the Quality and Consistency of Your Mix Materials Need a Boost?

    Every ready-mixed concrete producer spends a great deal of money, both in manpower and material, to design and test mixes and ensure that they are compliant with industry specifications...

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  • Mixing Up Methodologies As the Industry Evolves

    Mixing Up Methodologies As the Industry Evolves

    The concrete industry might be a little slower to evolve, but when manufacturers, designers, and contractors develop and recognize new and better ways to solve longstanding problems, the industry...

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  • The Information for Quality Assurance is Available - It's Time to Take Control!

    The Information for Quality Assurance is Available - It's Time to Take Control!

    There is a way for you to stay in control, even after materials leave the plant. Command Alkon has a product that incorporates a rheological probe designed to provide benefits to the ready mix...

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  • Make a Profound Impact on Site Productivity, Efficiency and Flexibility

    Make a Profound Impact on Site Productivity, Efficiency and Flexibility

    Site-automation technologies are lifting quarrying out of the "stone age" by automating and optimizing operations.

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  • Prevent a Mistake from Turning in to a Failure

    Prevent a Mistake from Turning in to a Failure

    We need to safeguard the well-being of the things that truly matter in our lives. Preventative action needs to be taken to ensure the quality of the structures in our communities.

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