World of Concrete

After discussions with key stakeholders and feedback from industry-leading concrete and masonry associations, World of Concrete made the proactive decision to reschedule WOC 2021 from January to June. "The decision to move the dates back several months was not easily reached; however, we felt it was the right choice for all involved.

At the World of Concrete show in Las Vegas, Makinex takes another step toward providing practical and convenient onsite power solutions for power-hungry contractors and tradesmen in the concrete, masonry and flooring industries. Makinex is extending its compact three-phase power generation family with a new 23kW 480V model.

World of Concrete hosted its 45th annual signature event in Las Vegas from Feb. 4 to 7. Original equipment manufacturers from around the world and exclusive U.S. distributors of equipment, tools, products and services for the commercial construction, concrete and masonry industries gathered at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

The Mack Granite model is now available with the next generation of Bendix Wingman Fusion, improving safety for those on the road or traveling to a job site. Mack Trucks made the announcement during World of Concrete 2020, Feb. 4-7, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Minnich Manufacturing, a manufacturer of concrete dowel pin drills, concrete vibrators and vibrator monitoring systems, introduced the new 50 cc gas-powered back pack concrete vibrator at World of Concrete 2020 in Las Vegas (Booth C4213). Driven by a powerful Honda 50 cc motor with an ergonomically designed, fully adjustable harness, the lightweight 20.5-lb.

CON-E-CO, an Oshkosh Corporation company, is showcasing its new LO-PRO 327SS batch plant at ConExpo – Con/AGG (March 10-14). The LO-PRO 327SS is equipped with foundations that are permanently attached and travel with the plant. When paired with one of the company's mobile cement bins and conveyors, the operation is 100 percent self-erecting and no cranes are needed for setup or take down.

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 donated for its annual auction at World of Concrete.

Mack Trucks donated a 2019 Mack Granite Axle Forward model to the 15th annual Concrete Industry Management (CIM) auction, taking place Feb. 5 during World of Concrete 2020 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. "Mack is proud to help support future professionals within the concrete industry through our donation of a Mack Granite model to this year's CIM auction," said Tim Wrinkle, Mack construction product manager.

More than 60,000 industry professionals from around the world will have the opportunity to see the new R-Series compact loaders and R2-Series compact excavators from Bobcat Company for the first time during the annual World of Concrete trade show. The Bobcat R-Series T76 and S76 loaders as well as the R2-Series E42 and E50 excavators will be in Booth C5377 in the Central Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center during the show, Feb.

Liebherr is introducing a completely newly developed 42 M5 XXT truck-mounted concrete pump and the new Powerbloc drive unit at the 2020 World of Concrete show in Las Vegas. The 42 M5 XXT is powerful, versatile and compact, allowing the machine to work easily at constricted job sites.

At World of Concrete 2020, Wirtgen Group will show an inset concrete paving train, consisting of two new machines being introduced to the world at the show: the WPS 62i placer/spreader, and SP 124i slipform paver, plus the TCM 180i texture curing machine.