Get More for Less: Latest Testing Shows Promise of Cor-Tuf UHPC H-Pilings

At Cor-Tuf, we are always looking for ways to test and maximize the characteristics of our proprietary Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC). We have already

Dec 19, 2019
A New Era? UHPC Concrete Piles Versus Steel Piles

Most of us in the construction industry are very familiar with pilings. Two of the most common types of piles are concrete piles and

Dec 19, 2019
Blast-Resistant Concrete: How Using UHPC in Infrastructure Projects Saves Lives and Increases Security

Disturbing as it may be, security is something we now grapple with on a daily basis. Protection from both intruders and blasts have now

Dec 19, 2019
Proprietary Ultra High Performance Concrete (UHPC): What is It?

Guest blog post written by JP Binard, owner and manager of Precast Systems Engineering, LLC At the Capital Grille restaurant, there is a side dish

Dec 19, 2019
Seeing Is Believing: New Tests Show Advantages of Cor-Tuf Ultra-High Performance Concrete

As the advantages of Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) become more well-known in the concrete and construction industries, it becomes even more important for builders and contractors

Dec 19, 2019
Head-to-Head: Cor-Tuf UHPC vs. Conventional UHPC

Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) is the strongest concrete available today. But until now, UHPC could not be mixed, transported, or poured like traditional concrete,

Dec 19, 2019
Bringing UHPC to the Masses: Cor-Tuf UHPC Production and Piling Test Results

Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) is a cementitious, concrete material that has a minimum specified compressive strength of 21,500 pounds per square inch (psi). UHPC

Dec 19, 2019
The Latest Trends in Concrete Technology

Technology plays a bigger role in our lives every day, and it is no different for the concrete industry. Contractors and construction companies know

Dec 19, 2019
How to Use Off-site Construction to Revolutionize Your Projects

If you’re in the construction industry, chances are you have some experience with off-site construction. In fact, a recent study by the National Institute of

Dec 19, 2019
Everything You Need To Know About Concrete Strength

Concrete is considered by many to be a strong and durable material, and rightfully so. But there are different ways to assess concrete strength.

Dec 19, 2019
Stronger and Taller: The Added Benefits of UHPC in Tilt-Up Construction

Tilt-up construction is one of the fastest-growing industries in the United States, with more than 15 percent of industrial buildings in the US built with this

Dec 19, 2019
Decrease Lifecycle Costs and Increase Longevity with Cost-Effective Bridge Maintenance

There are 614,387 bridges in the United States, and almost 40 percent of them are more than 50 years old. Many of these bridges

Dec 19, 2019
Every Day Counts When Building a Bridge: Why UHPC is Ideal for PBES

Every Day Counts (EDC) is a program started by the US Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to encourage innovation in transportation construction projects

Dec 19, 2019
A Lasting Bond: Ultra-High Performance Concrete and Steel Reinforcement

The global Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) market is expected to reach $1.9 billion by 2025 as it grows in popularity. One of the many ways UHPC

Dec 19, 2019
Latest Developments in Concrete Technology 2018

Image shown is from a recent drop test – a bowling ball dropped on a Cor-Tuf slab from 22.5 feet up. The Cor-Tuf 4-inch

Dec 19, 2019
Say Goodbye to Concrete Corrosion with UHPC

Nothing lasts forever, and this is certainly true when it comes to traditional concrete. There are many factors that contribute to concrete corrosion, with

Dec 19, 2019
The Growing Market for Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) in Restoring American Infrastructure

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) produces a report card every four years grading the condition and performance of the American infrastructure. The

Dec 19, 2019
Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC): Fundamentals & Applications

Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) is a new class of concrete that is exceptionally strong and durable. It is not only ideal for traditional applications

Dec 19, 2019
Why the Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC) Method Is the Right Choice for Your Business

There are over 54,000 bridges in the United States that need to be repaired or replaced, according to the 2018 Deficient Bridge Report published by the

Dec 19, 2019