March 25, 2020

Case Study: Volumetric Mixer

A VMMB certified Volumetric Mixer in Maryland was recently called upon to produce a Lightweight Concrete for the rehabilitation of a structure on a federal building. […]
March 25, 2020

Case Study: Continuous Pour

PTC Construction is one of very few companies in North America that construct grain terminals using slip forms. The logistics’ schedule for this type of work […]
March 25, 2020

Case Study: Paste Backfill Solution

From the beginning, Three Sisters Development Corporation engaged Golder Paste Technology, a subsidiary of Golder Associates, to deal with the engineering, environmental and site design issues. […]
March 25, 2020

Case Study: Strategy for Success

During the twilight years of a successful career with Lafarge in Eastern Canada, Bob Castle pondered what he would do in order to stay busy once […]
March 25, 2020

Case Study: Value-Added Concrete

Value-added concrete allows you to differentiate yourself from your competitors and make more money. You can increase the price of your concrete based on superior concrete […]
March 17, 2020

Case Study: How Volumetric Mixers & Fast Setting Concrete Keep Everyday Moving

Which is worse — being stuck in traffic on your way to a road repair project with a fresh load of concrete or arriving on time […]
January 9, 2020

Case Study: Volumetric Mixing Provides High-Tech Solutions for Concrete Applications

Innovative applications and additives are changing the concrete industry, as construction professionals find modern ways to use this ancient construction staple. With these new products comes […]
January 9, 2020

Concrete Comparative Testing Study

In July of 2010, the Volumetric Mixer Manufactures Bureau (VMMB) initiated a study to compare the quality of concrete produced by means of a volumetric mixer […]
January 9, 2020

Volumetric Mixer Standards

These Standards have been prepared for the information of users of volumetric mixer equipment. They have been established pursuant to Article VII of the Bylaws of […]
December 18, 2019

Report Format to Obtain Plates for Volumetric Mixer Equipment

The Volumetric Mixer Manufacturers Bureau (VMMB) is an organization comprised of manufacturers of volumetric mixers for concrete. The members of the bureau can attach rating plates […]
December 18, 2019

Volumetric Mixer Lockout/Tagout Areas

Lockout/Tagout refers to the complete isolation of equipment during maintenance or service work. OSHA regulations 29 CFR 1910.147 in the general industry sector and 1926.416 in […]