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    Big-D Named TCA Certified Architectural Tilt-Up Company

    Thursday, August 28, 2014

    Big-D Construction recently earned the designation of Tilt-Up Concrete Association (TCA) Certified Architectural Tilt-Up Company. Big-D, who has been a member of TCA since 1996, is one of only six companies in the entire nation to hold this designation. “This is a rigorous standard, which draws on the experience and dedication of [the] company to quality, [...]

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    TCA Reopens Judging of 2014 Tilt-Up Achievement Awards Program to Facebook Fans

    Monday, August 4, 2014

    The Tilt-Up Concrete Association (TCA) – a non-profit international organization that serves to expand and improve the use of tilt-up as the preferred building system – will reopen judging of the 2014 Tilt-Up Achievement Awards Program to their Facebook fans. According to Mitch Bloomquist, managing director of the TCA, this phase of the awards program [...]

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    TCA Announces Call for Entries for 2014 Alphonse Engelman Safety Awards

    Monday, July 21, 2014

    The Tilt-Up Concrete Association (TCA) – the global authority for the tilt-up industry – has announced the call for entries for the 2014 Alphonse Engelman Safety Awards. The TCA created the Safety Awards program in order to recognize the contractors in the industry committed to maintaining safe working environments on their job sites. In 2007, [...]

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    Class A Six-Story Texas Tilt

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014

    Sierra Pines II, a six-story class A tilt-up office building is the first of its kind in Texas. The project is situated on a snug 4-acre site located in The Woodlands, a 28,000-acre community in suburban Houston, Texas.

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    Mr. Clean

    Monday, July 7, 2014

    Preston Rothwell, of Rothwell Construction, Inc. believes jobsite cleanliness leads to fewer mistakes, less waste, more professionalism and safer workers.

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Industry Press

DSC_0013F
Aug
28

Big-D Named TCA Certified Architectural Tilt-Up Company

Big-D Construction recently earned the designation of Tilt-Up Concrete Association (TCA) Certified Architectural Tilt-Up Company. Big-D, who has been a member of TCA since 1996, is one of only six companies in the entire nation to hold this designation. “This is a rigorous standard, which draws on the experience and dedication of [the] company to quality, [...]

Read More
Awards-Call-Feature
Aug
4

TCA Reopens Judging of 2014 Tilt-Up Achievement Awards Program to Facebook Fans

The Tilt-Up Concrete Association (TCA) – a non-profit international organization that serves to expand and improve the use of tilt-up as the preferred building system – will reopen judging of the 2014 Tilt-Up Achievement Awards Program to their Facebook fans. According to Mitch Bloomquist, managing director of the TCA, this phase of the awards program [...]

Read More
Safety-Feature
Jul
21

TCA Announces Call for Entries for 2014 Alphonse Engelman Safety Awards

The Tilt-Up Concrete Association (TCA) – the global authority for the tilt-up industry – has announced the call for entries for the 2014 Alphonse Engelman Safety Awards. The TCA created the Safety Awards program in order to recognize the contractors in the industry committed to maintaining safe working environments on their job sites. In 2007, [...]

Read More
SierraPinesII_1
Jul
16

Class A Six-Story Texas Tilt

Sierra Pines II, a six-story class A tilt-up office building is the first of its kind in Texas. The project is situated on a snug 4-acre site located in The Woodlands, a 28,000-acre community in suburban Houston, Texas.

Read More
Browns-warehouse(F)
Jul
7

Mr. Clean

Preston Rothwell, of Rothwell Construction, Inc. believes jobsite cleanliness leads to fewer mistakes, less waste, more professionalism and safer workers.

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Jun
23

For The Dangerously Uninterested

Tiltwallism encourages architects to re-engage everyday architecture neglected by many professionals and stimulate an interest in tilt-up for designers. In addition to serving as an introductory resource to architects and an inspiration to contractors, developers and structural consultants familiar with the building system, the book presents a serious investigation into the absence of tilt-up in architectural theory and critical practice.

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Member News

Houston
Aug
28

LJB Inc. Opens Houston, Texas Office

On September 2, LJB will open a regional office near Houston, Texas, to better serve its expanding client base in the Gulf Coast and Texas Triangle regions. Known throughout the tilt-up industry for its CON/STEEL Building Program, LJB has been providing tilt-up design and consulting expertise throughout North America and beyond for decades.  Until now, [...]

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Aug
28

Big-D Named TCA Certified Architectural Tilt-Up Company

Big-D Construction recently earned the designation of Tilt-Up Concrete Association (TCA) Certified Architectural Tilt-Up Company. Big-D, who has been a member of TCA since 1996, is one of only six companies in the entire nation to hold this designation. “This is a rigorous standard, which draws on the experience and dedication of [the] company to quality, [...]

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Jul
28

Vexcon Chemicals Announces Stain Protection and Enhancement for Densified /Hardened and Polished Concrete

Vexcon Chemicals is an industry leader providing innovative product solutions through the development of advance chemical technologies designed to meet today’s construction demands. We are pleased to announce Vexcon’s StarSeal PS Ultra Guard SPE. StarSeal PS Ultra Guard SPE is a water base stabilized penetrating and film forming curing polymer that provides durable long lasting stain protection and [...]

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Jul
24

Kimberly Corwin Promoted to Chief Executive Officer of A.H. HARRIS

Bob Parsons, Chairman of A.H. Harris & Sons, Inc., announced the promotion of Kimberly Corwin, President & Chief Operating Officer to President & Chief Executive Officer. Kimberly Corwin has more than 25 years in the concrete construction industry. She began her career in Iowa at Composite Technologies Corporation.  She joined Hughes Supply in Florida in [...]

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entrance
Jul
17

Dayton Superior opens Innovation Center at Miamisburg, Ohio Headquarters

Dayton Superior Corporation, a global leader in providing advanced product solutions for the concrete construction industry, has officially opened their state-of-the-art Innovation Center at the company’s corporate headquarters in Miamisburg, Ohio. The Innovation Center will serve as a hub for research and development and technology services in support of the company’s new product development initiative [...]

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SierraPinesII_1
Jul
16

Class A Six-Story Texas Tilt

Sierra Pines II, a six-story class A tilt-up office building is the first of its kind in Texas. The project is situated on a snug 4-acre site located in The Woodlands, a 28,000-acre community in suburban Houston, Texas.

Read More

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