AC Business Media, Inc.
Concrete Contractor Magazine
Bimonthly trade publication for management-level concrete contractors features articles covering a wide
range of topics including business management, tips on staying competitive, operational best practices,
on-the-job solutions, concrete equipment, new technology, and financial and insurance matters. Selected
articles are available online, with free subscription available to qualified parties.
Hanley Wood Media, Inc.
Concrete Construction Magazine
Monthly trade magazine features news and information for concrete construction professionals and engineering
firms, with topics covered in this publication including industry news, market conditions, equipment
and technology, building performance, sustainable projects, and new products. Digital editions of the
magazine are available online, with free digital subscription available upon request.
Mason Contractors Association of America
Monthly trade journal provides news and information for masonry professionals, with topics covered
in each issue including business management, financial advice,
industry regulations, building codes and standards, equipment
use and techniques, workforce training, legal matters, case studies, and product information. Selected
articles from current and archived editions can be viewed free online.
Research reports available from this organization include:
Brick and Structural Clay Tile
Catalina Research First Look report provides historical and forecast sales data for the U.S. brick and
structural clay tile product sector, with topics covered in the report including sales and growth trends,
product mix and price trends, residential versus commercial sales, factors affecting market demand,
manufacturer shipments, imports and exports, competitive environment, and five-year sales forecast.
Market research report analyzes the U.S. market for this product sector, with information provided in
the report including U.S. manufacturer shipments by product
sector and type (e.g., block and brick— structural, decorative, and pavers; precast products—architectural
panels, joists and beams, pilings and poles, architectural
stone products, and slab, tile, roof, and floor units; and ready-mix concrete).
Market analysis report provides industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national,
state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of
companies, market volume and sales trends, average company
sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up
activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.