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Bill Palmer / Concrete Construction / January 26, 2015
Historically, the attendance and number of exhibitors at the World of Concrete is a good indicator of the health of the commercial concrete construction business. When, in 2009, the results were down from the previous year, this signaled the several dismal years to come.
The preliminary results for the 2015 show implies that the pendulum is swinging in the other direction. There are 200 more exhibitors coming this year than in 2014 and 275 of those are new exhibitors that have never displayed at WOC. And some big exhibitors that had dropped out a few years ago are back. Attendance is looking record-breakingRead More
Marketing Manager, World of Concrete
Dallas, TX, September 9, 2013 – It’s that time of year again, when concrete construction and masonry construction crew members submit their outstanding projects from this year to be entered to win the CREWS THAT ROCK competition. World of Concrete 2014 will once again present the CREWS THAT ROCK competition, sponsored by BASF, to honor crew members for their teamwork and contribution to the industry. The top winners will receive a trip to WOC 2014 as well as other prizes in addition to widespread industryRead More
Washington, D.C., Aug. 8, 2013 — The concrete and masonry industries’ only product recognition program is now accepting entries. The “2014 Most Innovative Products (MIP) Award” program honors the investment industry manufacturers have made to improve the productivity, safety and quality of work for contractors and producers.
Held annually at Hanley Wood’s World of Concrete, the MIP Award program showcases many of the products exhibited. The MIP award program allows attendees and audiences of Concrete Construction,Read More
Senior Marketing Manager, World of Concrete
Dallas, Texas – February 7, 2013 – Hanley Wood, LLC, owner and producer of the World of Concrete exhibition, announced today plans to launch World of Concrete India, which will debut in October 2013 at the HITEX Exhibition Centre in Hyderabad, India. With a booming construction industry, India has been in the process of modernizing its infrastructure including highways, bridges, airports, ports, metro and mono rails, power and projects. India serves as the perfect host for the well-knownRead More