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Troesh Family Foundation Pledges Major Gift to RMC Research & Education Foundation - Please click here to view the press release for more information.


Just Released!

NRMCA Material Ingredient Reporting Guidance - Please click here for the version optimized for online viewing or click here for the version optimized for printing. To view the press release on the release of this guide, please click here.


Did you miss the MIT CSHub Webinar? Then you are in luck! The webinar may be accessed from the Foundation's YouTube page. Please click here to view it.


MIT CSHub - New information, materials and briefs are published by the researchers at the Concrete Sustainability Hub monthly. Please click here to visit the MIT CSHub website.


Optimizing Concrete Mixtures for Performance and Sustainability Report Now Available The Foundation is proud to release another important Prescriptive-to-Performance (P2P) report - Optimizing Concrete Mixtures for Performance and Sustainability. This release follows another from earlier this year when the report, An Evaluation of Performance-Based Alternatives to the Durability Provisions of the ACI 318 Building Code, was unveiled. That report is available by clicking here.


Pervious Concrete Research Compilation Updated

The popular Pervious Concrete Research Compilation has been updated with several new entries and revised links. Please click here to access the latest version.


Erosion Design Reports Available

Please click here to view the press release regarding the new Erosion Design Reports that are now available:


Design Methodology for Subgrades and Bases Under Concrete Roads and Parking Lots


Test Methods & Results of Erosion Potential of Commonly Used Subgrade and Base Materials


PDF of Both of the Above Reports Combined



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Happy Birthday to us! This year, the RMC Research & Education Foundation celebrates its 25th Anniversary. Look for special features and events throughout the year. Click here to view some facts about the Foundation. Please help us mark the occasion with a new pledge or donation!


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NRMCA Unveils New, Online Foundation-Funded Safety Training Series

The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) recently introduced a new online safety training series, the development of which was funded by the Foundation. Please visit for more details or click here to watch the preview clip.



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