Category Archives: Shotcrete

Unique uses of concrete in the Bay Area: concrete wine vats

The pastoral scene many envision when they think of California wine country may not traditionally include concrete, but for many winemakers concrete is as much a part of their wines as the grape varietals they grow. As unique and unlikely … Continue reading

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LEED Building Certifications and Concrete

New developments and buildings spring up in Seattle every day. In many of these new structures people may notice a LEED Green Building certification on the wall, but some may wonder what it means to receive this award? There are … Continue reading

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Strategies for Effective Concrete Curing in San Jose

San Jose has seen a great deal of new development over the years, in both the commercial and residential sectors. This growth has kept area construction professionals busy and weathering the challenges posed by San Jose’s unique Bay Area microclimates. … Continue reading

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San Jose’s Surge in Urban Development

As the largest city in California’s Bay Area, San Jose is the home to several new commercial and residential construction projects. Tech companies large and small are making their way to the city and new homes and apartments, as well … Continue reading

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Expertise needed to correctly place concrete

Large construction projects require significant expertise to be completed accurately, on-time, and on-budget consistently. The Conco Companies leverage their certified, experienced teams to accurately place concrete and to ensure that concrete achieves the strength and shape it was designed and … Continue reading

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Shotcrete Technology and Expertise

Shotcrete delivers concrete efficiently and effectively. Similar in composition to standard concrete that is mixed on-site and pumped into forms to set, shotcrete is sprayed into place instead of poured.  Due to its ability to place cement in multiple forms … Continue reading

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Shotcrete Projects

Over the last several decades, there have been advancements in shotcrete technology and improvements in the equipment that have resulted in a material that is perfectly suited for more and more applications.  While shotcrete virtually eliminates the forming process, it … Continue reading

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Our Reinforcing Services are used on a Variety of Projects

Conco Reinforcing has been extremely busy over the last couple of years and our services have been employed on a number of different types of projects.   From airports to mixed-use high-rises, public works, highway projects and others, our two fabrication … Continue reading

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Concrete Solutions from a Full Service Provider

The Conco Companies initially started out as a concrete contractor but as our business expanded over the years, we have evolved into a full service provider to the construction industry.  We now provide a range of “concrete solutions” to our … Continue reading

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Conco’s Portland Office is working on Several New Projects

The Conco Companies have recently opened a new office in Portland, OR.  While not new to the area as we have performed services for Portland from our facilities in Kent, WA, this is our first actual office in the city.  … Continue reading

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