Monthly Archives: January 2016

Meeting Industry Challenges with Unique Solutions

At The Conco Companies, our vast experience has shown us that a vital part of doing a job right is having the proper equipment. This is why Conco has continued to make capital investments to expand and update our equipment … Continue reading

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A Few Megaprojects from Around the World

As The Conco Companies have been in involved in many of the largest, most distinguished projects in the Western United States, we are always interested to learn more about some of the megaprojects going on across the globe. Here is … Continue reading

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New Video on the Historic Salesforce Mat Pour

One of our larger projects that The Conco Companies have been involved with is a new skyscraper in downtown San Francisco. The Salesforce Tower will become the second tallest building in the U.S. west of the Mississippi once it is … Continue reading

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New Developments Drastically Reduce Carbon Emissions in Cement

Concrete is the world’s most common manmade material and is used to construct a majority of buildings, bridges, highways, and much more. In fact it is used three times more often than steel. However one of the key ingredients in … Continue reading

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A Short History of Concrete Pumps

Today we are all accustomed to seeing the long booms of concrete pumping trucks at a construction jobsite. While some of the booms have a reach of over 60 meters, if was not all that long ago that these state-of-the-art … Continue reading

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Various Types of Concrete Pumps

For 40 years, The Conco Companies have owned and operated one of the largest pumping companies in the Western United States. In order to guarantee we have the proper equipment available to handle the most challenging projects, we continue to … Continue reading

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A Special Boom Used on a Hospital Expansion

The Conco Companies have a lot of experience in providing concrete services for the healthcare field. One such project is the new Veteran Administration Mental Health and Research facility under construction in Seattle. For this project, we are providing a … Continue reading

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Experts in Dealing with a Range of Concrete Challenges

The Conco Companies many decades of experience and abundant resources gives us the expertise to innovate unique solutions to address the various challenges faced by concrete contractors. One such issue we faced head-on was in the planning stages of how … Continue reading

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New Skyscraper will Reach a Kilometer High

Recently The Conco Companies have been involved in the construction of the two tallest buildings in the United States west of the Mississippi. The Wilshire Grand, in Los Angeles will stand at 1099 ft. and the Salesforce Tower, in San … Continue reading

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Steps to Ensure the Wilshire Grand is Earthquake Ready

The Conco Companies have been in business for decades, and as such, have had the opportunity to provide concrete services on a broad range of commercial, educational, healthcare and public works projects as well as parking structures. One very large … Continue reading

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