Industry Links

Industry Links - Maryland Chapter American Concrete Institute (ACI) - The American Concrete Pavement association supports research efforts for concrete pavement and offers technical resources as well as news & advocacy updates. - Created to educate the building and design communities and policymakers on the benefits of ready mixed concrete, and encourage its use as the building material of choice for low- to mid-rise structures. No other material can replicate concrete’s advantages in terms of strength, durability, safety and ease of use. - The American Concrete Institute (ACI) is a nonprofit technical and educational society organized in 1904 and is one of the world's leading authorities on concrete technology. ACI is a forum for the discussion of all matters related to concrete and the development of solutions to problems. ACI conducts this forum through conventions and meetings; the ACI Structural Journal, the ACI Materials Journal, Concrete International, and technical publications; chapter activities; and technical committee work. As its chartered objective states, its purpose is "to provide a comradeship in finding the best ways to do concrete work of all kinds and in spreading that knowledge." - Concrete for Maryland is a coalition of companies, associations and individuals concerned about how Maryland tax dollars are being used to fund paving projects.  Despite all the benefits of using concrete for road paving and overlay projects, only 2.5% percent of all highways and roads in Maryland are made of concrete. Here you’ll find the latest news and information about Concrete for Maryland, plus resources to help take action. - Plans, ideas, technical support and other tools and information about building a concrete home. - The Concrete Network's purpose is to educate homeowners, contractors, builders, and designers on popular concrete techniques and applications. - The MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub is a dedicated interdisciplinary team of researchers from several departments across MIT working on concrete and infrastructure science, engineering, and economics since 2009. - The Insulating Concrete Form Association. Since its inception in 1995, the Insulating Concrete Form Association has been the voice of the ICF industry. - Provides online learning for design and construction professionals. Courses are created by leading industry content specialists, and are accredited by AIA, ASPE, GBCI, IDCEC, NAHB, NARI and NKBA. - The Maryland Ready Mix Concrete Association provides promotional materials, training opportunities, product information and legislative updates crucial to the concrete industry.

Maryland Transportation Builders & Materials Association (MTBMA) - MTBMA Combines the Resources, Membership, and Expertise of the Maryland Highway Contractors Association and
The Maryland Aggregates Association to Better Serve the Transportation Construction and Materials Industries in Maryland. - The Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the American Concrete Pavement Association provides design assistance and tips for concrete construction, maintenance and rehabilitation. - The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association supports the expansion and improvement of the ready mixed concrete industry through leadership, advocacy, professional development, promotion and partnering. - National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - An initiative of the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association to promote the use of concrete products for pavement due to their safety, resilience, and long-term value. -  a lasting resource for increasing quality, professionalism, and sustainability in the ready mixed concrete industry by funding high quality, high value, non-proprietary research and education programs.