The industry is four times more polluting than air travel. Making it more sustainable is critical to protecting our health and the climate.
If it goes ahead, the facility will operate around the clock, with 189 trucks making trips.
For centuries, humankind has relied on concrete to safeguard our families and ensure the security of our communities. We continue to use concrete because it is strong, and durable, and more able to withstand Mother Nature's temperament.
Unless we change the way we build homes and businesses, our communities are going to continue to see excessive hazard and destruction based on Mother Nature's whims. More resilient structures will help keep our communities intact.
If you want to spruce up your home and garden without breaking the bank, it's time to look to an unlikely item: the cinder block. While these concrete chunks may look unsightly at first, they're really a DIYer's dream.
Concrete and cement-look DIY projects surfaced early as hot topics at over at TheSnug.com, our new DIY content hub. Here are some of the most popular ideas we've featured!
Fyodor Gladkov published his novel Cement in 1925. One of the first examples of socialist realism, it depicted the post-revolutionary construction of the Soviet Union from the point of view of a cement factory.
(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the Oct. 21, 2013 edition.) Professor Srdjan Nesic, director of Ohio
Dave Lesar, Halliburton's president and chief executive officer, said Monday the company has been in court-assisted talks