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CIM Announces Items Available at 2020 Auction at WOC

The Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program — a business intensive program that awards students with a four-year Bachelor of Science degree in Concrete Industry Management — announced the following list of items that have been…

Canadian Pumper Magazine

Improving Product Efficiency with Advanced Concrete Testing Technology

When monitoring the strength of in-situ concrete, the most common method that is used today is field-cured cylinders. This practice has remained largely unchanged since the early 19th century. These samples are casted and cured…


Your Guide to World of Concrete 2020

With World of Concrete 2020 just around the corner, Procore is gearing up for one of the most expansive construction exhibits of the year. Attendees can look forward to networking with thousands of construction professionals…

Canadian Concrete Expo

7 Amazing Apps for Concrete Contractors in 2020

The concrete construction industry is going through a digital transformation. Apps promise productivity, efficiency, safety and information gains, which gives company the means and the knowledge to decrease risks, unknown variables, downtime and rework on…


Smart Sensor Allows for Quick, Real-time Strength Data

Flood Testing Laboratories long ago bought into the maturity method, eliminating the need for concrete cylinder break tests. However, the tools available to monitor concrete maturity haven’t always met their needs. “We’ve been using the…


If You Work with Concrete, You Should Learn More About Giatec

Ottawa-based company, Giatec Scientific Inc., is revolutionizing the construction industry by bringing smart concrete testing technologies and real-time data collection to the forefront of every jobsite. Giatec’s vision is to revolutionize the concrete industry by…


SmartRock Concrete Sensors Prove Concrete Temperature in Cold Weather

Bottorff Construction Inc., a total-package, cast-in-place concrete company based out of Kansas, adopted Giatec SmartRock wireless concrete sensors two years ago in order to stay off the deficiency list on one of its current projects…

Constructor Magazine

Giatec Scientific Inc. – Revolutionizing Concrete Testing Technologies

Concrete gains strength much more slowly in cold weather, requiring the use of heaters and blankets to optimize curing conditions, or adding accelerators to achieve target strength values more rapidly. This makes temperature and strength…

Ottawa Business Journal

Best Ottawa Business Awards: Giatec for Best in Sustainability

Ottawa Business Journal: Ottawa’s authoritative source of business news, covering tech, tourism, real estate and other key economic sectors in Canada’s capital discusses the 2019 Best Ottawa Business Awards (BOBs) where Giatec took home the…

Canadian FinTech & AI Awards

5th Annual Canadian FinTech & AI Awards 2019

Giatec Scientific Inc. was among one of the nominations for “AI Company of the Year” at the “Canadian FinTech & AI Awards” in Toronto. Read more about this award below.

Construction Business News

Construction Innovation Awards 2019 Nominations Announced

Giatec Scientific Inc. was among one of the nominations for “Best Innovation in Construction” at the “Construction Innovation Awards 2019” in Dubai. Read the full list of nominees below.

Canadian Concrete Expo

Predict Concrete Strength Before You Pour

The use of data and analytics has permeated all aspects of construction, and concrete is no exception. The value of data and information is really showing itself in this industry. “For more than a decade,…

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