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A business is as strong as its employees Ever wonder… “Who is on the other side of the phone when calling ALP Supply?” There is an extraordinary team and we want you to know us. Get to know our employees who: • answer your call • conduct quality testing of the products ordered by your [...]

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In 2011, a steel recycling company asked Nycon to provide a solution for a longer lasting, more durable concrete for the company’s heavy-duty roads and scrap pads. The plant’s scrap pads are the most abused areas where scrap steel is received in dump trailers or rail cars. Once received, the scrap is off-loaded and pushed [...]

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This video shows a real-world example of the superior abrasion resistance that TUFF-MIX™ offers over regular concrete. In this test we dragged 21 lbs blocks of TUFF-MIX™ and standard 5,000 psi concrete at an average speed of 35 mph for 30 minutes demonstrating the abrasion and impact resistance of TUFF-MIX™. For more information or to [...]

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THE CHALLENGE The winter season in the Northwest, the change of the four seasons, the day and night temperature differences, among other factors, expose concrete flatwork and structures to freeze-thaw temperature conditions which are damaging to concrete. When water freezes, it expands roughly 9%. As the water in the concrete freezes, it produces pressure in [...]

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The first of its kind in the Solar Decathlon, the ENJOY house is completely built from precast insulated concrete panels. Typical homes in the United States are built with wooden frames and must be finished with various other materials. ENJOY’s concrete panels are all in one modular units that eliminate the need for additional trades [...]