TRUCKAST Go US Concrete! TRUCKAST shares the optimism. As a testament of the strong optimism circling the company, buyers took the share price to a new yearly high of $30.63.
US Concrete Inc Registers New High
US Concrete Inc (NASDAQ:USCR) : As a testament of the strong optimism circling the company, buyers took the share price to a new yearly high of $30.63. The previous trading session began at $30.19 and the last traded price was recorded at $29.73….
TRUCKAST 2014 Highlight: TRUCKAST Selected for Largest Concrete Pour in History All stakeholders in construction project connected in real time for pour involving more than 2000 truckloads over 20 hours. The Wilshire Grand construction team completed the largest continuous foundation pour ever using an app from TRUCKAST. The app allowed the concrete producer, construction manager, owners, developers, architects, engineers and truckers to be connected in real time to make critical logistical decisions throughout the 20-hour foundation pour.
TRUCKAST Selected for Largest Concrete Pour in History All stakeholders in construction project connected in real time for pour involving more than 2000 truckloads over 20 hours. “TRUCKAST provided remarkable transparency and accountability throughout the grand pour. This enabled me and other key stakeholders to be continuously informed throughout the process. These TRUCKAST benefits will carry forward through to the Wilshire Grand completion,” said Chris Martin, CEO and Chairman of AC Martin Partners and the master architect on the project.
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TRUCKAST What we’re doing at TRUCKAST is both new and old. TRUCKAST takes a 50+ year-old practice—using the telephone to place, verify, change concrete orders—and makes it fast, easy, and digital. But we’re also innovating, by introducing automation and analytics, synthesizing important data in our customers’ dashboards to aid smarter decisions, involving recipients of notices and collecting feedback to make our process even smoother, and help our customers further. Concrete Construction
High Level of Construction Activity in Urban Areas Drives Increase in Construction Costs Turner Construction Cos Index *Trends driving this include the boom in micro-apartment contracts.* Want to live in a closet? Many Millennials and Generation Xers actually do, contributing to the rise of micro apartments. From Boston to the District to Nashville to San Francisco, these tiny dwellings are finally gaining approval from city planners—which means more contracts for commercial builders. Good business for concrete suppliers and contractors!less
High Level of Construction Activity in Urban Areas Drives Increase in Construction Costs
Fourth Quarter 2014 Turner Building Cost Index – which measures costs in the non-residential building construction market in the United States – has increased to a value of 917. This reflects a 0.99% increase from the Third Quarter 2014 and a 4.45% increase from the Fourth Quarter 2013.
TRUCKAST Creating Transparency and Trust “It’s surprising how effective this tool is in reducing disputes,” says Brad Adamske, chief operating officer for Truckast, based in Aliso Viejo, Calif. “When there is a communication gap between the plant and jobsite, it can erode the level of trust. Now if an issue is raised, everyone can see the same data and discuss what happened.” “Once the data is available in real time, everyone can make better decisions and see real improvements,” says Adamske. The Concrete Producer
TRUCKAST TECHNOLOGY from The Concrete Producer – Hot Topics January-February Mobile Apps 2015 Posted on: January 8, 2015 What began as a way to improve communication between concrete producers and their customers is already setting records in its first year on the market. In February 2014, the Truckast mobile truck tracking application was used on the largest continuous concrete pour in history. The Concrete Producer