BREAKING NEWS: NEW SILICA RULE ENFORCEMENT POSTPONED THREE MONTHS
OSHA said today it is delaying its enforcement of the crystalline silica standard that applies to the construction industry to conduct additional outreach and provide educational materials and guidance for employers. The agency has determined that additional guidance is necessary due to the unique nature of the requirements in the construction standard. Originally scheduled to...
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SC Legislative Action Items See Movement & Interest From Many
CRMCA hosted the SC Republican House Caucus for lunch this week.  Members of the SC Legislative Committee divided and concurred during the lunch – spending time with key legislators discussing issues including Road Funding, Coal Ash Recycling, Life Cycle Costs, Real ID and more!  This opportunity comes once a year and is a great opportunity for CRMCA to...
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CRMCA March Madness Winners Announced
The 2nd Annual March Madness Bracket Challenge has come to a close with a pretty intense final game and a few bracket upsets along the way! A big thanks to all of you who participated. This year we had 94 brackets purchased and generated a net of $2,251.16 for the NC PAC! What a great...
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NC Concrete Day Success
Over 40 CRMCA Members gathered at the NC Legislative Building yesterday for our annual NC Concrete Day!  The day kicked off with our Legislative Breakfast offering a great overview of our industry action items and a chance for Q & A with legislators.  Key items included Fly Ash, our Mill Tax Clarification needs, Competitive Pavements...
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Choices in Cement Products for Sustainability
CRMCA Guest Blog by Joe Diedrich – Technical Services Manager – CEMEX Considering all of the improvements in terms of environmental impact, energy conservation, and also health and safety performance, the US cement industry has an impressive track record. Owners, designers, and engineers are striving to satisfy the call for more environmentally friendly products and...
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