The votes are in and winners selected for the 2012 Most Innovative Products (MIP) Award program.
Held annually at World of Concrete, the MIP Award Program showcases many of the new products exhibited. The MIP Program allows attendees and readers of Concrete Construction, Masonry Construction, The Concrete Producer, and Concrete Construction Products a chance to vote for the products they judge as innovative. A panel of industry experts many of whom serve on the World of Concrete Educational Advisory Board reviewed and selected MIP award winners. And the editors of Concrete Construction, Masonry Construction and The Concrete Producer review and select the products in terms of the innovation they bring to the industry.
This year’s products were grouped into 9 categories. Information about each entry is available online at www.votemip.com.
The 2012 MIP Award goes to:
Business Tools and Software
Industry Choice: BASF Integrated Durability-Sustainability Wizard, BASF Corp.
Experts’ Choice: Venture Project Collaboration Software, Dexter + Chaney Tekla BIMsight, Tekla
Editors’ Choice: JobClock Hornet, ExakTime
Concrete Construction Equipment
Industry Choice: EWOC, Construction Midwest
Experts’ Choice: SUPERCAP, Laticrete Supercap S-840 Laser Screed, Somero Enterprises
Editors’ Choice: Field Link, Trimble
Concrete Construction Materials
Industry Choice: Stable Flow Non-Collapsing Flowable Fill, Cellular Concrete Technologies
Experts’ Choice: Finn Joint Concrete Expansion Joint, BoMetals
Editors’ Choice: PrimeComposite, Primekss
Concrete Production Equipment
Industry Choice: Model 300 Air-Entrainment Machine, Cellular Concrete Technologies
Experts’ Choice: KTI Flake Ice Plant, Liebherr Concrete Technology
Editors’ Choice: Techcrete, Maxon Industries
Decorative Concrete Materials and Equipment
Industry Choice: Conquer Twin, Kut-Rite Manufacturing Company
Experts’ Choice: Consolideck PolishGuard, Prosoco Inc.
Editors’ Choice: Super Cast, Clemons Concrete Coatings
Demolition & Repair Tools and Materials
Industry Choice: Precision Lift System, Prime Resins Inc.
Experts’ Choice: IP100 Dual Chemical Injection Pistol, Concrete Gel Injections TX Inc.
VaporSolve Moisture Mediation System, Arizona Polymer Flooring
Editors’ Choice: Crusher Bucket, MB America Inc.
Industry Choice: Aluminum Ashlar Stone Concrete Form, Wall-Ties & Forms Inc
Experts’ Choice: Encap, Anderson Crane & Bridge Technologies
General Tools and Equipment
Industry Choice: Wallscanner D-tect 150, Bosch Power Tools & Accessories
Experts’ Choice: ACO Qmax, ACO Polymer Products Inc.
Editors’ Choice: Cofferdam System, Dam-It Dams
Masonry Materials and Equipment
Industry Choice: Bulldog Xtreme Max Rotary Hammer, Bosch Power Tools & Accessories
Experts’ Choice: CAV-AIR-ATOR, Keene Building Products
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