ONLINE RESOURCES

Web based resources dealing with key issues across the ready mixed concrete industry are grouped under the following headings. Links to further publications from a range of concrete related associations across the globe are also included.

Safety Alerts

Safety alerts provides information on hazard identification and mitigation strategies. Case studies are used to demonstrate potential unsafe situations which if not addressed could result in minor, moderate or serious injury, and possibly even death. [Read]

CCANZ Publications

The Cement & Concrete Association of New Zealand (CCANZ) is the umbrella organisation representing concrete interest in this country. CCANZ has an extensive range of publications offering best practice advice for an array of applications. [Read]

CCANZ Projects

Over the past 5 years the NZRMCA has supported numerous CCANZ projects, including the Concrete3 sustainability initiative, along with the more recent Coming Home to Concrete and Concrete Futures campaigns. [Read]

Overseas Publications

This section contains links to specific publications produced by concrete trade association from Australia, South Africa, the USA and the UK. These are excellent resources designed to help you remain up-to-date with ready mixed requirements and advances. [Read]

Links

Grouped into New Zealand and International categories, this section offers a comprehensive list of websites of organisations working in the ready mixed concrete, cement and wider building and construction field. [Read]

NZRMCA Driver Training video

CCANZ Flexural Tensile Strength Test video

VIRGIN CONCRETE COMES OF AGE IN NORTHLAND 03 Jul 2015 - VIRGIN CONCRETE COMES OF AGE IN NORTHLAND Virgin Concrete Ltd, situated in Kamo just north of Whangarei, has been supplying ready mixed concrete to the local market as an NZRMCA member since 2009 – almost seven years....
CCANZ STUDENT WORKSHOP GOES FROM STRENGTH TO STRENGTH 12 Nov 2014 - CCANZ STUDENT WORKSHOP GOES FROM STRENGTH TO STRENGTH The third CCANZ ArchEng Workshop was recently held in Christchurch, with 22 architecture and structural engineering students from across New Zealand in attendance......
GETTING YOUR HEAD AROUND OUR YOUNGER GENERATION 10 Sep 2014 - GETTING YOUR HEAD AROUND OUR YOUNGER GENERATION Ever thought that your apprentices don't know what hard work is? Chances are your boss thought the same when you were starting out in the job......
FIRTH INDUSTRIES OVERCOME ALL OBSTACLES 10 Aug 2014 - FIRTH INDUSTRIES OVERCOME ALL OBSTACLES In early 2013 Firth Industries were awarded the concrete supply (to main contractor McConnell Dowell) for the Waitaki Bridge Replacement Project near Kurow......