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Cole Cubelic to speak at 2018 Annual Business Meeting

The Alabama Concrete Industries Association will hold its Annual Business Meeting on Thursday, January 18th at the Hyatt Regency (formerly Wynfrey Hotel) in Birmingham. We look forward to seeing you there! Guest Speaker- Cole Cubelic with ESPN/SEC Network Cole Cubelic is a former college football player for the Auburn Tigers, where he played center from 1996-2001. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Communications and […]

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ACIA sponsors AIA North Alabama Chapter’s Design Awards

On Thursday, Nov. 9th, more than 70 architects and guests gathered at Rocket City Tavern to celebrate the 2017 AIA North Alabama Design Awards sponsored by the Alabama Concrete Industries Association. Five projects were chosen for awards out of more than 20 entries. Guests enjoyed a lovely dinner and a wonderful keynote presentation from Chad Emerson of Downtown Huntsville, Inc. The Top Block Award was presented […]

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2018 Scholarships

The Alabama Concrete Industries Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2018 scholarships. The foundation will be awarding two $8,000 scholarships to seniors enrolled in building science, architecture, or engineering at one of the state’s universities. The association will be notifying professors and deans at the University of Alabama, Auburn University, University of South Alabama, UAB, UAH and Tuskegee University. Students who would like to […]

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Trendlines Statewide Construction Data October 2017

Ready Mix Consumption Jumps in July According to data recently released by the USGS, cement shipments to AL increased 3.9% for July 2017 over the same period in 2016. The USGS estimated 93,295 tons of cement were shipped for 2017 compared to 89,547 tons the previous year. Utilizing the NRMCA conversion factor, it is estimated that 345,471 cubic yards of concrete were placed during the […]

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ACIA Recognized by the Montgomery AIA

Montgomery AIA Chapter Recognizes ACIA The AIA Montgomery Chapter recently presented the ACIA the 2017 Mike Barrett Service Award at their fall party. The award was established in the honor of former AIA member Mike Barrett to recognize members who dedicate their time to improving the chapter and the architectural community. John Sorrell accepted the award on behalf of the concrete association on October 19th […]

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