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The World’s Fastest Elevators and Longest Elevator Runs

      The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) recently published a report in collaboration with the Guinness Book of World Records on the fastest elevators and the longest elevator run in skyscrapers.  It evaluates elevators in … Continue reading

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ACI will Host a Workforce Innovation Summit at their Spring Convention

The American Concrete Institute along with the Women in Concrete Alliance will host a Workforce Innovation Summit at the Concrete Convention and Exposition on March 29th in Detroit, MI.   According to the ACI, the symposium will address the critical question, … Continue reading

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What is a Concrete Pump?

  A concrete pump is a machine which transfers mixed concrete (i.e. in liquid form) through pipes via a pumping action. Previously, when concrete was needed on a jobsite the materials were mixed onsite and transported via wheelbarrow or bucket. … Continue reading

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Another Remarkable Building Project Opens in Washington D.C.

Along with the several iconic construction projects that The Conco Companies have been involved with in California during the last couple of years, the rest of the country has also seen some pretty incredible projects completed.  One example is the … Continue reading

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Pencil-slim Skyscrapers – A New Trend in Congested Urban Locations

During 2015, the world was treated to an array of new construction that continues to push the envelope in terms of both size and architectural design. One of those buildings is 432 Park Avenue in Midtown Manhattan that overlooks Central … Continue reading

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Our New Range of Services Offer our Clients Cost-effective Solutions

If you have not had the chance to take a look at The Conco Companies’ website in a while, you may be unaware that we now offer an expanded range of services designed to provide clients with cost-effective solutions.  In … Continue reading

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Our Expanded Geographic Footprint Includes Reno, NV

The Conco Companies are the premier commercial concrete contractors for the Western United States and offer exceptional services to clients in the Reno, Nevada area.  We bring our vast experience to projects both big and small and offer the unique … Continue reading

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