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Tag Archives: Northern Concrete Construction

Quicker and safer projects as a result of planning.

Last week’s blog was centered on preconstruction planning. Everyone’s experiences and definitions may be different so I will share with you what this means at Northern Concrete Construction. It all begins before we even get a job. What is our … Continue reading

Plan your work and work your plan….

“If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I’d spend six sharpening my axe — Abraham Lincoln This is one of my favorite quotes. Abraham Lincoln would spend 75% of his time preparing/planning and 25% of his time … Continue reading

Integrating the Millennial Workforce

  Our last few blogs focused on young people entering the construction industry and what they should expect. Just as they should have expectations about our industry, we need to be aware of what to expect from them. The millennials … Continue reading


Job Advancement As college degrees are becoming the norm, Millennials don’t see a clear path of progression through the process. This isn’t the case in construction. There is plenty of room for advancement opportunity; you won’t be a laborer forever! … Continue reading

Portland Cement

What is Portland Cement? What would we do without Portland cement? We use it to build roads, bridges, buildings, and yes football stadiums. Last year we had a shortage of cement in the Great Lakes Region causing quite a few … Continue reading