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ACIA awards 2016 Top Block to Nequette Architecture & Design

The ACIA would like to congratulate Nequette Architecture & Design for being awarded the 2016 Top Block Award. The firm was recognized for the use of concrete in its winning design of Hoover Fire Station No. 10. The Top Block Award was presented during the AIA’s Annual Convention in Perdido Key. More than 100 architects were in attendance for event.      

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Trendlines Monthly Statewide Construction Data

The ACIA’s monthly economic data report called Trendlines provides members with the latest cement and ready mix consumption for the state, as well as housing permits issued for the 25 largest homebuilder association chapters. The report also provides historical production trends, and data included in the report will be based upon USGS cement shipments and utilizes a conversion factor to estimate ready mix production. The full […]

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ConcreteWorks presents ‘A Day of Concrete Knowledge’

“A Day of Concrete Knowledge” is designed to provide valuable education programs on concrete and masonry concrete topics. This full-day seminar provides 8 hours of AIA approved HSW credits, and will take place from 8am-4pm with lunch served at noon. Certificates will be issued to both architects and engineers. There is a fee of $30 to attend. All proceeds will go to your choice of […]

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Summer Convention held in June

More than 290 people attended this year’s tri-state summer convention held at the Sandestin Beach Hilton. Joining us this year were the Tennessee and Mississippi Concrete Associations. Attendees enjoyed a cocktail welcome reception and dinner on Thursday evening with Dale Henry as a special guest speaker. The ‘dog fight’ for golfers at the Raven golf course and beach party (complete with a huge waterside) for […]

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Association Members join Gov. Bentley for signing of HB88

On Tuesday, June 14th, several members of the Alabama Concrete Industries Association joined Gov. Robert Bentley for the signing of House Bill 88, which allows a four-axle ready mix truck to weigh 82,500 regardless of individual axle weight. This bill was ACIA’s top priority for the 2016 Legislative Session. We would like to thank Representative Barry Moore who carried the bill in the House and Senator […]

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