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Trustworthy, Experienced Concrete Solutions for the Front Range

The Conco Companies have been busy over the last several years. In order to meet the needs of the growing construction market, we have increased operations all along the West Coast and continue to upgrade and expand our facilities and … Continue reading

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Understanding the LEED’s Rating System

The Conco Companies offer our concrete services to projects throughout the Western U.S. and many of the prominent buildings we help to construct have received high LEED certifications.  The following is a short description of some of the criteria that … Continue reading

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Major Advancements in Concrete Formwork

The Conco Companies are one of the foremost providers of superior concrete formwork as well as place and finishing, reinforcing, concrete pumping and shotcrete services in the Western United States.  Over the last several decades, there have been major advancements … Continue reading

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Reinforced Concrete Supports Modern Architectural Designs

Structural concrete or reinforced concrete is classified as precast or cast-in-place concrete and provides the required strength to allow many of today’s challenging architectural designs to be achieved.  The amount of steel that is embedded into the concrete is based … Continue reading

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The Aggregate in Concrete  

The Conco Companies offer a range of services that include quality concrete formwork, reinforcing, place and finish, and shotcrete.  We also own a fleet of construction hauling trucks and operate one of the largest pumping companies in the U.S.  Our … Continue reading

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The Development of Shotcrete

Conventional cast-in-place concrete and shotcrete share many of the same properties but shotcrete provides an advantage in placement.  It bonds with most substrates instantly or very rapidly, which makes it a good choice on complex forms or shapes.  Similarities to … Continue reading

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Today’s Modern Equipment Saves Time on a Jobsite

The Conco Companies are one of the top commercial concrete contractors and independent reinforcing steel and post-tension cable suppliers in the Western United States, and as such, we recognize the need to finish projects on time and on budget.  This … Continue reading

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One World Trade Center – Fourth Tallest Building in the World

Since Conco is hard at work on the Wilshire Grand Center in L.A., which will be the tallest skyscraper in the U.S. west of the Mississippi, we thought it only fitting to do a blog series on “super tall buildings.” … Continue reading

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Shanghai Tower – Second Tallest Building in the World

Since Conco is assisting on the construction of the Wilshire Grand Center in downtown Los Angeles, which will become the tallest building in the U.S. west of the Mississippi, we started wondering about other super tall skyscrapers.  This is our … Continue reading

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Skyscrapers Push the Limits

Early this year, Conco will provide concrete services for a record breaking skyscraper being built in downtown L.A. Not only will Conco execute the largest continuous mat pour ever done over the course of three days, but the new Wilshire … Continue reading

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