Construction products

Vale opens Pico Block plant to produce civil construction products from iron ore tailings

Posted by Paul Moore on November 22, 2020 On November 17, Vale opened the Pico Block plant, the first pilot plant for civil construction products made from tailings from mining activities. The plant at the Pico mine in the town of Itabirito, Minas Gerais, is designed to foster the circular economy within local iron ore […]

Construction management

Construction management helps rebuild Honey Run covered bridge

There are lessons to be learned that simply cannot come from a textbook. Whether the fundamental pillars must be placed to protect certain species of streams and allow for seasonal flooding, or delays occur due to weather, funding, or smoke, the reconstruction of the Honey Run Covered Bridge has been a great example that construction […]