Determining Cementitious Content and Strength Overdesign: Don't Waste Cement
A detailed presentation of our batch quality control solution known as COMMANDqc.
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NRMCA 2018 Excellence in Quality Awards
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In the Aftermath of Hurricane Florence
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Stepping in to the Future With Digital Innovations
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COMMANDseries gives us the information to reduce our fleet by 25% on any given day. -Kevin Nickerson - Manager - Quality Concrete Limited
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...
Mixing Up Methodologies As the Industry Evolves
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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...
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.
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.
BuildFAQ: COMMANDassurance [Part 2]
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Let's Mix Things Up a Bit
It's a skill to mix and blend quality concrete that's long-lasting and workable. Concrete ingredients should be selected with a lot of precision, which can only be done by concrete batching.
Assurance That Your Materials Won't Turn in to "Concrete Soup"
If the necessary data to make better decisions is available, why not use it? COMMANDassurance can help set your business apart and deliver A+ experiences to your customers.
The Water Infrastructure Act (WRDA) - Helping to Rebuild America's Crumbling Infrastructure
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Command Alkon to Showcase New Digital Technologies at Hillhead 2018 That Improve Efficiencies, Productivity and Savings
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$300,000 Thrown Away. Don't Let Concrete Errors Cost You!
A construction company poured about half a mile of new concrete on a major Detroit-area freeway. The Michigan Department of Transportation said that the concrete poured did not meet quality standards.
The 4 Levels of Quality Control: From House Slabs to High-rise