Pavements

Professional Installations of Landscaping Products to Outpace DIY Market Through 2025

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 6:51pm

CLEVELAND, Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --A new Freedonia Group analysis projects demand for landscaping products to grow 2.6% per year through 2025 to $10.7 billion.

Key Points: 
  • CLEVELAND, Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --A new Freedonia Group analysis projects demand for landscaping products to grow 2.6% per year through 2025 to $10.7 billion.
  • For instance, professionally installed products are expected to outpace those that are installed by consumers through 2025 as more people resume activities outside the house.
  • Demand for landscaping products sold in professional markets is expected to advance 3.6% annually through 2025, driven by:
    resumption of the DIFM movement, which was temporarily reversed by DIY trends during the pandemic
    solid growth in hardscaping and lighting sales, since these products are more likely than other landscaping products to be installed by professionals
    Consumer interest in creating increasingly elaborate outdoor living spaces requiring professional expertise to install will bolster advances.
  • Landscaping Products analyzes the United States market for landscaping products by product, market, end user (professional and consumer/do-it-yourself), and US region.

Asphalt Pavement Alliance Now Accepting 2021 Perpetual Pavement Award Nominations

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 5:00am

ORANGE PARK, Fla., Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Asphalt Pavement Alliance (APA) is accepting nominations for Perpetual Pavement Awards through December 1.

Key Points: 
  • ORANGE PARK, Fla., Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Asphalt Pavement Alliance (APA) is accepting nominations for Perpetual Pavement Awards through December 1.
  • Each year since 2001, the APA has recognized state DOTs and local agency road owners for asphalt pavements that meet stringent PPA criteria.
  • The two new awards honor asphalt roads purposely and conscientiously designed to reflect the characteristics of Perpetual Pavement: excellence in design, quality in construction, and value to taxpayers.
  • Visit www.driveasphalt.org/awards and click Perpetual by Performance, Perpetual by Design, or Perpetual by Conversion to learn more about these prestigious awards and to nominate your project today.

Penetron Crystalline Technology Resists the Arctic Cold of Russia's Far East

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

Impervious to the region's harsh climactic conditions, PENETRON ADMIX was specified to waterproof and add durability to both the new and repaired concrete structures.

Key Points: 
  • Impervious to the region's harsh climactic conditions, PENETRON ADMIX was specified to waterproof and add durability to both the new and repaired concrete structures.
  • "With long, cold winters, permafrost and constant exposure to seawater, it's not an ideal environment for concrete."
  • The Penetron Group is a leading manufacturer of specialty construction products for concrete waterproofing, concrete repairs, and floor preparation systems.
  • For more information on Penetron waterproofing solutions, please visit penetron(dot)com or Facebook(dot)com/ThePenetronGroup, email CRDept(at)penetron(dot)com, or contact the Corporate Relations Department at 631-941-9700.

Penetron Crystalline Technology Resists the Arctic Cold of Russia's Far East

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

Impervious to the region's harsh climactic conditions, PENETRON ADMIX was specified to waterproof and add durability to both the new and repaired concrete structures.

Key Points: 
  • Impervious to the region's harsh climactic conditions, PENETRON ADMIX was specified to waterproof and add durability to both the new and repaired concrete structures.
  • "With long, cold winters, permafrost and constant exposure to seawater, it's not an ideal environment for concrete."
  • The Penetron Group is a leading manufacturer of specialty construction products for concrete waterproofing, concrete repairs, and floor preparation systems.
  • For more information on Penetron waterproofing solutions, please visit penetron(dot)com or Facebook(dot)com/ThePenetronGroup, email CRDept(at)penetron(dot)com, or contact the Corporate Relations Department at 631-941-9700.

Suncor Energy reports second quarter 2021 results

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:20am

CALGARY, Alberta, July 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- “Suncor generated $2.4 billion in funds from operations in the quarter while also completing significant turnaround activities in the upstream and downstream businesses,” said Mark Little, president and chief executive officer. “The improved cash generation enabled us to increase shareholder returns to approximately $1.0 billion, representing approximately 40% of our funds from operations and we’re targeting further debt reduction in the latter half of the year in line with our previously announced capital allocation strategy.”

Key Points: 
  • Funds from operations increased to $2.362 billion ($1.57 per common share) in the second quarter of 2021, compared to $488 million ($0.32 per common share) in the prior year quarter.
  • Funds from operations were $2.362billion ($1.57 per common share) in the second quarter of 2021, compared to $488 million ($0.32 per common share) in the second quarter of 2020.
  • The companys net synthetic crude oil production increased to 437,200 barrels per day (bbls/d) in the second quarter of 2021 from 436,600 bbls/d in the second quarter of 2020.
  • The companys non-upgraded bitumen production increased to 178,500 bbls/d in the second quarter of 2021 from 117,100 bbls/d in the prior year quarter, which, for the second quarter in a row, included the best In Situ quarterly production in the companys history.

MOSAIC THEATER COMPANY OF DC ANNOUNCES LANDMARK TRILOGY CELEBRATING EMMETT TILL’S LIFE AND LEGACY FOR SUMMER 2022

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:07pm

Washington, DC, July 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mosaic Theater Company of DC is proud to announce the opening production of the 2022-23 season, Ifa Bayezas long-anticipated three-play cycle, THE TILL TRILOGY, exploring the life, death, and legacy of Emmett Till.

Key Points: 
  • Washington, DC, July 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mosaic Theater Company of DC is proud to announce the opening production of the 2022-23 season, Ifa Bayezas long-anticipated three-play cycle, THE TILL TRILOGY, exploring the life, death, and legacy of Emmett Till.
  • The killing of black men and boys has become so frequent and ubiquitous that it is hard to fathom.
  • I am humbled that THE TILL TRILOGY is making its debut at Mosaic Theater Company in the nations Capital and hopeful that the inspiration of his extraordinary life will buoy us once again in these difficult times.
  • Mosaic is dedicated to making our theater a model of diversity and inclusion on stage and off.

GCC Reports Second Quarter 2021 Results

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 9:08pm

GCC is a leading supplier and producer of cement, concrete, aggregates and constructionrelated services in the United States, Mexico and Canada.

Key Points: 
  • GCC is a leading supplier and producer of cement, concrete, aggregates and constructionrelated services in the United States, Mexico and Canada.
  • The Company has an annual cement production capacity of 5.85 million metric tons.
  • Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may differ materially from the beliefs, projections and estimates described herein.
  • GCC assumes no obligation to update the information contained in this press release.

EQS-News: ECOPact green concrete marks first anniversary, enabling sustainable construction worldwide

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 9:00am

ECOPact green concrete marks first anniversary, enabling sustainable construction worldwide

Key Points: 
  • ECOPact green concrete marks first anniversary, enabling sustainable construction worldwide
    ECOPact, the industry's broadest range of green concrete, is now available in twenty-four markets, covering all five of Holcim's global regions.
  • ECOPact green concrete is sold at a range of low-carbon levels, starting with a 30% lower carbon footprint compared to standard (CEM I) concrete.
  • Its success has been particularly strong in countries such as India, one of the company's largest markets for ready-mix concrete.
  • Where regulatory conditions allow, ECOPact+ products integrate recycled construction and demolition materials, further closing the resource loop.

Global Asphalt Additives Market Research Report (2020 to 2026) - by Technology, Type and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 4:46pm

What is the market size and forecast of the Global Asphalt Additives Market?

Key Points: 
  • What is the market size and forecast of the Global Asphalt Additives Market?
  • Which are the products/segments/applications/areas to invest in over the forecast period in the Global Asphalt Additives Market?
  • What is the market share of the leading vendors in the Global Asphalt Additives Market?
  • What modes and strategic moves are considered suitable for entering the Global Asphalt Additives Market?

Recycled Plastic Technology in Paving Embraced by City

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 2:43pm

Kao Specialties Americas, a US subsidiary of Tokyo-based Kao Corporation, announced this year the revolutionary technology that incorporates recycled PET (polyethylene terephthalate) plastic and makes asphalt nearly 5 times more durable than traditional asphalt in the paving industry.

Key Points: 
  • Kao Specialties Americas, a US subsidiary of Tokyo-based Kao Corporation, announced this year the revolutionary technology that incorporates recycled PET (polyethylene terephthalate) plastic and makes asphalt nearly 5 times more durable than traditional asphalt in the paving industry.
  • NEWTLAC 5000 quickly grabbed the attention of city officials that have now used the new additive made from discarded PET plastic, like clear single use water bottles, to repair roads.
  • Kao launches a revolutionary technology that incorporates recycled PET and makes asphalt nearly 5 times more durable.
  • Finding a new use for PET plastic can divert millions of tons of plastic from landfills globally.