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The Mixer

The Mixer Newsletter is a great way for Concrete Alberta members to stay informed on upcoming events, industry news and announcements.

Topics you can expect to see covered include:

  • Messages from the President
  • Executive Director Report
  • New Member Spotlights
  • Upcoming Events 
  • Industry News
  • Industry Announcements
  • Member Company Profiles

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Past Newsletters

The Mixer - 2022

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June - New Member - Conuvo, Featured Article, Volunteer call, Engage Youth, Are You Hiring, Regional Round Table, Concrete Pavement & Design Software Workshops, Industry News

May - Are You Hiring, Engage Youth, Sponsor Thank you - Lethbridge Regional Round Table, Concrete Pavement & Design Software Workshops, Industry News

April - Regional Roundtables, Prompt Payment Act Webinar, Grande Opening Kryton & Cementec, Canadian Concrete Expo, Jobs for Ukraine, Concrete Pavement Design & Maintenance Seminar, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

March - Employment for Ukrainians Displaced by War, Concrete Pavement Design & Maintenance Seminar, Regional Roundtables, New Member Profile, Canadian Concrete Expo, Courses, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

February - Regional Roundtables, Alberta Budget 2022, In Memory, Canadian Concrete Expo, Courses, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast.

January - Regional Roundtables are coming, Infrastructure Accountability Act & Alberta's 20-Year Strategic Capital Plan, Fact Sheets for Covid at Work, Canadian Concrete Expo, Courses, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

The Mixer - 2021

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December - Holiday Message, Cold Weather Concreting, Canadian Concrete Expo, World of Concrete, Volunteer Thank You, Course & Certifications, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

November - AGM Sponsors, Course & Certifications, World of Concrete Registration Link, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

October - AGM Registration, Bill 73: Infrastructure Accountability Act, OSCAM Permit Update, Builders' Lien (Prompt Payment) Act Update, Course & Certifications, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

September - AGM moved to a virtual platform only, OSCAM Permit Information Session, New Member Profile, Building with ICF Video, Course & Certifications, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

August - AGM & Industry Day Registration is Open, Building With ICF, New Member Profile: VEGA Instruments, ACI Ring Road Site Tour, ACI Golf Tournament, Golf Recap, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast, Pathway to Resilience and Carbon Neutrality Webinars

July - August Golf Tournament, AGM & Industry Day Save The Date, Safety Bulletin - Cargo Securement, Digital Directory, Course & Certifications, Pathway to Resilience and Carbon Neutrality Webinars, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

June - AGM & Industry Day Save The Date, Rescheduled golf tournament, New Digital Directory, Sampling Concrete From a Pump - Safe Work Procedure, Pathway to Resilience and Carbon Neutrality Webinars, Course & Certifications, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

May - Pathway to Resilience and Carbon Neutrality Webinars, Covid-19 Vaccination Town Hall, New Member Spotlight, Safety Bulletin: Flip Chute Lowering Stop, New Digital Directory, Rescheduled golf tournament, Course & Certifications, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

April - June Golf Tournament registration, Reviewing the Occupational Health and Safety Code (OHS Code), Closing the Gap to Consistent Communication of Concrete Field Test Results, Call for Virtual Roundtable Topics, Course & Certifications, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

March - June Golf Tournament registration, Covid-19 Transmission Prevention, Admixture Supply, Receiving Concrete Field Test Reports, Call for Virtual Roundtable Topics, Course & Certifications, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

February - Covid-19 Resources, Course & Certifications, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

January - Roundtable meeting agenda, Course & Certifications, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

The Mixer - 2020

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December - Changes to External Cor Audits, Course & Certifications, Industry News, Builder Lien Amendment Act Update, AGM Platinum Sponsor

November - Alberta's Fiscal Update, CSA A3000-18 Amendment Public Review, Course & Certifications, Industry News, New Board of Directors & Sponsors, Buildings Week, Global Concrete Summit

October - Register for the Concrete Alberta Annual General Meeting, Courses & Certifications, Global Concrete Summit, Buildings Week, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast, In Memory

September - Register Now! Concrete Alberta's Annual General Meeting, Courses Certifications,  Global Concrete Summit Registration, Industry News, Concrete Credentials Podcast

August - Concrete Alberta's Annual General Meeting is Going Virtual, Alberta's Fiscal Reality, Courses, Certifications, Concrete Credentials Podcast, Industry News

July - Alberta Infrastructure Act and Alberta's 20-Year Strategic Plan, OHS Legislative Reform Input, New Member Spotlight, Road Trip 2020, Courses, Certifications, Concrete Credentials Podcast, Industry News

June - Local Infrastructure Grants For Economic Recovery, Request For Information on Low Carbon Cement and Concrete, Courses, Certifications, Industry News

May - COVID-19 Updates and News, Red Tape Reduction Engagement, Courses, Certifications, & Seminars, Industry News

April - COVID-19 Updates and News, COVID-19 Industry Resources, Courses, Certifications, & Seminars, Builders' Lien Act/Prompt Payment Engagement, Industry News

March - COVID-19 Updates and News, Courses, Certifications, & Seminars, Builders' Lien Act/Prompt Payment Engagement, Industry News

February - Concrete Delivery Professional Certification, Regional Roundtable, AGM & Industry Day, Courses, Certifications, & Seminars, Builders' Lien Act/Prompt Payment Engagement, Auto Insurance Reform Survey, Industry News

January - Concrete Alberta AGM & Industry Day, Courses, Certifications, & Seminars, Alberta Sand & Gravel Association Permitting Report, Membership Renewal, Industry News

The Mixer - 2019

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December - President's Year End Message, New Member Spotlight, Courses & Certifications, Canadian Concrete Expo, AGM & Industry Day Save the Date, Member Alert: Catalytic Converter Thefts, 2019/20 Concrete Alberta Membership Directory, Industry News, November Advocacy Update, Builders' Lien Act Update, Spruce Grove ICAP Process, Courses & Certifications, AGM & Industry Day Save the Date, 2019/20 Concrete Alberta Membership Directory, New CSA A23,1/A23.2, Industry News

November Advocacy Update, Builders' Lien Act Update, Spruce Grove ICAP Process, Courses & Certifications, AGM & Industry Day Save the Date, 2019/20 Concrete Alberta Membership Directory, New CSA A23,1/A23.2, Industry News

October - Alberta Budget 2019, 2019/20 Concrete Alberta Membership Directory, Spruce Grove ICAP Process, ICF Workshop, Courses & Certifications, Comparative Test Program Update, New CSA A23,1/A23.2, AGM & Industry Day Save the Date, Concrete Advocacy, Concrete Alberta Email Signatures, OHS eNews, Industry News

September - The 2019/20 Concrete Alberta Membership Directory, Carbon Tax Update, New Member Spotlight, Courses & Certifications, AGM & Industry Day Save the Date, Concrete Advocacy, Innovations in Concrete, Industry News

August - In Memory: Elaine Tkachuk, Concrete Alberta Golf Tournament, AMTA Survey, Courses & Certifications, AGM & Industry Day Save the Date, Concrete Advocacy

August - Concrete Alberta Golf Tournament, AMTA Survey, Concrete Alberta's Road Trip a Great Ride, Concrete Advocacy, New CSA A23,1/A23.2, Government of Alberta: Cut Red Tape, Upcoming Events, Industry News

July - Concrete Alberta Golf Tournament, The Local Voice of Concrete, Government of Alberta: Cut Red Tape, Upcoming Events, Industry News

June - Carbon Tax, The Local Voice of Concrete, Save the Date: Fall Golf Tournament, Courses, Certifications & Seminars, Concrete Alberta 2019 Road Trip, Comparative Test Program Update, Economic & Industry News

May - President's Message, Concrete Alberta Board & Executive, Concrete Alberta AGM & Industry Day, AGM & Industry Day Thank You, Golf Day Winners and Sponsors, Courses, Certifications & Seminars, Concrete Alberta 2019 Road Trip, Economic & Industry News

April - President's Message, Concrete Alberta AGM & Industry Day, Board of Director Nominations, Spring Golf Tournament, IISD Tournament, Decision 2019: Alberta, What We Are Hearing From Our Members, Economic & Industry News

March - Concrete Alberta AGM & Industry Day, Courses, Certifications & Seminars, Decision 2019: Alberta, New Member Spotlight, Member News, Economic & Industry News, Member Benefits

February - Concrete Alberta AGM & Industry Day, May Golf Day, New Member Spotlight, Courses, Certifications & Seminars, Safety Bulletin, Concrete Alberta Membership Directory, Economic & Industry News, Upcoming Concrete Industry Events, Interesting Insights

January - Concrete Alberta AGM & Industry Day, Spring Golf Day, Member Spotlight, Courses, Certifications, & Seminars, Draft Standards Review, Safety Bulletin, Membership Directory, Economic & Industry News, Upcoming Events, Interesting Insights 

The Mixer - 2018

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December - Year End Message, Membership Directory, Courses, Certifications & Seminars, Comparative Test Program Update, Economic & Industry News, Upcoming Industry Events

NovemberSafety Bulletin: Slope Protection Safety, Courses, Certifications & Seminars, Occupational Health & Safety News, New Member Profile, Driver Retention Survey, Concrete Alberta Committees, Economic & Industry News, Upcoming Industry Events

October - Casino Night & Golf Tournament Recap, Courses, Certifications & Seminars, Industry Resources, Economic & Industry News, Upcoming Industry Events

September - Bylaws Feedback, Casino Night & Golf Tournament, CAC Working Session, Upcoming Workshops & Seminars, 2018/2019 Directory Advertising Opportunities, Canadian Concrete Expo, World of Concrete, Save the Date: 2019 AGM & Industry Day

August - September Golf Tournament, Member News, Workplace Development Committee, Bylaws, Canadian Concrete Expo Co-sponsorship, Digital Directory, Building Material Prices, ACI Awards of Excellence in Concrete

July - Bylaw Review, Cannabis in the Workplace Webinar, New Technical Bulletins, Radiant Heating Systems, Mandatory Entry-Level Training, Product Category Rules for Concrete

June - President's Message, 2018/2019 Board, AGM & Industry Day Review, Golf Tournament, New Member Profile, OHS Changes, Road Trip 2018

April - AGM & Industry Day, Golf Tournament, OHS Webinars, Upcoming Training & Courses

February - Executive Director Report, AGM Registration Now Open, Upcoming Courses

January - Executive Director Report, WCB Legislative Changes, AGM, Upcoming Courses, Safe Site Practices

The Mixer - 2017

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December - Year End Message, 2018 AGM, World of Concrete Reminder

November - Executive Director Report, DURA-MIX® Concrete Driveway Study Update, Sustainable Roadways Workshop, Safety News, New Concrete Pump Standard, Education Opportunities, WCB Changes, 2018 AGM

October - New Monthly Format, Event Recaps, Upcoming Courses, New Program Offered by SAIT, Site Fencing & Barricading in Residential Construction Areas, WOC

July - New President's Message, Event Recaps, New Executive Director Announcement

The Mixer - 2016

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December - President's Message, Performance vs Prescriptive Specs, Upcoming Training Course Schedule, MemberZone

August - President's message, Tools on Concrete Alberta Website, Beyond Road Ban Limit Safety, Members Only Web Page, Sharing SERs

May - New President's Message, Concrete Durability, New Members, AGM & Convention Sponsors, New Study on Insurance Costs

February - President's Message, New Members, Safety Tips, Concrete Tech Tips, Road Trip 2016

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