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  Building with Concrete 2003


A Special Feature of DJC.COM
May 2, 2003
Feature Stories

"Skate park shreds gnarly drug dealers,"
Community teams up to build a giant concrete skate park
By WARREN MILLER,
Special to the Journal


"Post-tension that concrete building?,"
Before deciding, evaluate the structure’s use and needs
By CARY KOPCZYNSKI,
Cary Kopczynski & Co.


"Scenic canyon tests concrete’s beauty,"
Utah project raises the bar for design and construction along highways
By JIM SEXTON,
DBM Contractors


"Nix the blisters for a smooth complexion,"
Steps you can take to prevent blistering in concrete
By MARC SCHROEDER,
Liquid Plastics

Fisher Pavilion -- copyright Steve Keating
Fisher Pavilion at Seattle Center, 2003 winner of the Grand Award from the Washington Aggregates and Concrete Association. It also took top honors in the Cast-in-Place Structures category.
Photo copyright Steve Keating
2003 Washington Aggregates and Concrete Association award winners

Grand Award
Cast-in-Place Structures

Fisher Pavilion at Seattle Center

Architectural/Decorative Concrete
Burien waterfront home

Special Applications Environmental Merit
IslandWood

Public Works Bridges
Padden Parkway pedestrian crossing

Community Service
Orcas Island Skateboard Park

Tilt-up Structures Industrial
SeaDruNar Recycling

Special Applications Artistic Merit
Port Plaza, Phase II

Tilt-up Structures Non-Industrial
Twilight Center

Special Applications Technical Merit
Squire Building

ICF Construction
The WACA House

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