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ICPI Launches New Online Learning Center

February 4, 2019

The Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute launched the new Hardscape Institute, an online learning center for contractors/installers, hardscape sales representatives, designers, government

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ICPI Launches Workforce Development Program

October 22, 2018

The Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) launched a Workforce Development program to attract and train new installers and contractors. The program includes a new Hardscape Installer/

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We’ve Only Just Begun

February 27, 2019

 By David Smith, ICPI Technical Director With due respect to the title of Karen Carpenter’s 1970 classic song, the segmental concrete paver industry is still nascent in 2019. The song’s timing

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Success from Failures

January 30, 2019

The sine qua non of pavement research and designBy David Smith, ICPI Technical Director Most progress in pavement design comes from failure. For accurate and predictable pavement design,

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Sales Continue to Increase Among Concrete Paver Installation Contractors

June 11, 2019

According to survey results released by the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI), gross sales for concrete paver contractors in the United States and Canada increased by 8% during 2018.

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ICPI Releases Workforce Development Video for Members to Use in Their Communities

April 15, 2019

Need a good tool to use when talking to young people about becoming installers and learning the hardscape installation craft?  ICPI has just released a new Workforce Development video.  Featuring

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Relaxing Outside the Box

May 21, 2018

Concrete Pavers Transform a Damaged Concrete Slab into Oasis Studies demonstrate the importance of comfortable, pleasant work environments on employee satisfaction and productivity. Whether indoors

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ICPI Foundation Nears $1 Million in Total Grants

August 14, 2017

Established in 2000, the ICPI Foundation for Education & Research provides funding to address key research questions enabling manufacturers, designers and contractors to make, design, build and

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Be Recognized as One of the Best in the Industry!

June 14, 2019

Enter Your Hardscape Project by August 12 and Save $40 Per Entry Does Your Company Have an Outstanding Hardscape Project? 2019 HNA Awards Submission DatesEarly Bird Deadline: 8/12/2019Final Day to

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Hardscape North America's 2019 Conference Sessions Place a Focus on Attracting Talent and Implementing New Marketing Techniques to Improve Customer Service and Bottom Line

June 12, 2019

New Day-Long Business Management Session Offers In-Depth Business Management Advice from Expert Jerry Gaeta Hardscape North America has announced its seven Conference Session speakers and topics to

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Members Invited to Special Committee Meeting on August 26 to Consider Expanding ICPI’s Scope of Products

June 14, 2019

The ICPI Board of Directors has established the Membership Expansion/Alternative Products Special Committee to research and recommend to the Board whether ICPI should consider expanding the scope of

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ICPI Announces Luncheon Speaker for Summer Meeting in Minneapolis

June 14, 2019

Connor Lokar, Program Economist at ITR Economics is the featured speaker for the ICPI Summer Meeting in Minneapolis. Connor Lokar, the Program Economist at ITR Economics, specializes in the

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