A Good, Hard Look at Prestressed Concrete

By Dawn Olsen

When it comes to bridge design and construction, concrete is the material of choice. It’s easy to make, affordable, and can withstand a tremendous amount of compressive stress. However, concrete is not naturally flexible. It’s weak in tension, […]

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Bomanite Cares

Across the US, Bomanite Licensed Decorative Concrete Contractors Make a Difference in Their Communities

By Sean O’Keefe

Humanitarian, hero, and three-time heavyweight champion of the world, Mohammed Ali once said, “Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here […]

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Ready to Roll

How 1,000 Pounds of Spinning Metal Changed the Missouri Ditch Liner Industry

Near the Kansas City International Airport lies a well-traveled stretch of road that connects NE Cookingham Drive to I-435. A 20-mile jaunt separates the airport from downtown Kansas City, […]

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IN MEMORIAM: EDWARD K. RICE

 Edward K Rice, founder and Honorary Chairman of CTS Cement Manufacturing Co, passed away May 9th in his Los Angeles home.

Edward K Rice

Ed’s illustrious civil engineering career spanned six decades. He started his academic work at UC Berkeley in 1943. During WWII, […]

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