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Fiber Reinforced Concrete

  Fiber reinforced concrete (FRC), a type of reinforced concrete that uses a fibrous substance to increase structural strength, durability and ductility, is a subject of new research and developments.  In FRC, short, discrete fibers are uniformly distributed and randomly … Continue reading

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Cast-in-place Concrete

Cast-in-place concrete is a commonly used building material for commercial and residential structures and accounts for 75% of all concrete used. The process starts with a temporary form in which reinforcement such as steel bars (rebar) may be added. The … Continue reading

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Structural Concrete Design

Concrete framed buildings are one of the most common types of construction in the U.S. and offer many advantages over other materials. Concrete does not require additional fireproofing and is safer than other buildings in the event of natural or … Continue reading

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A Few Facts on the Construction of CenturyLink Stadium

Awarded the concrete package on the new Levi Stadium, which is a joint venture between Turner Construction and Devcon Construction, we brought our previous experience on public arenas.  One of those projects was to provide ancillary concrete structures on the … Continue reading

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Great Progress Achieved Thus Far on the 49ers Levi Stadium

The new San Francisco 49ers Levi Stadium construction project is progressing at the fast pace needed in order to meet the approaching August 2014 opening date.  When the Levi was awarded the 2016 NFL Super Bowl game, it required the … Continue reading

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The Beautiful Ashton in Downtown Bellevue, WA

This mixed-use, luxurious apartment building, located in downtown Bellevue, WA was constructed to include all the amenities and finishes generally only found in high-end condominium properties. Conco was a part of the skilled team that constructed the beautiful, 20-story Ashton … Continue reading

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Another Conco Project

Conco has recently been involved in the renovation of the Los Angeles Hall of Justice.  The building, which was constructed in 1925, is a perfect example of how clever solutions were necessary to save the project.  Our collective experience, expertise, … Continue reading

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