TAG: Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute

Techo-Bloc schedules 2015 Contractor Showcase events 

November 25, 2014By

Techo-Bloc is hitting the road again for its 2015 Contractor Showcase. The 38 free hardscape events kick off Jan. 6 in Frederick, Md. “Building on the last nine years of presentations, we evolved the concept into our most engaging theme to date,” said Alec Veilleux, VP of marketing for Techo-Bloc. “This year we will look at harnessing the forces of... read more

Workshops, HNA demos unveiled for 2014 GIE+EXPO

May 1, 2014By

Workshops and related events have been solidified for the 2014 GIE+EXPO and Hardscape North America (HNA), scheduled for October 23-24 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky. The GIE+EXPO workshops are samples of more extensive education curricula offered at the show by its sponsors: Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS) and Professional Landcare Network (PLANET).... read more

Techo-Bloc’s 2014 Contractor Showcase to make 38 stops

November 18, 2013By

Techo-Bloc finalized its 2014 Contractor Showcase series. The free hardscape event is slated to commence Jan. 7 in Charlotte, N.C. and will include 38 shows across North America. The showcase is to be hosted by Techo-Bloc’s director of sales, education and training Pete Baloglou, also known as Paver Pete. Attendees will receive four Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) and National... read more

EP Henry offers 2013 Hardscaping Education Series

November 12, 2013By

EP Henry will hold its Hardscaping Education Series (HES) Dec. 10-11 in Harrisburg, Pa., offering construction and business skills training, industry certification, classroom education as well as the opportunity to network and strategize with sales representatives and industry peers. Unlike Mid-Atlantic Hardscaping Tradeshow (MAHTS), which is also hosted by EP Henry, HES focuses solely on education. Courses will be offered... read more

2013 GIE+EXPO, GIC see increased turnouts

October 30, 2013By

The 2013 GIE+EXPO brought more bustle to the Kentucky Exposition Center than years past—12 percent more, to be exact. “We’re busting out of the rafters here,” said Kris Kiser, president and CEO of the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), a host of the show. In line with its 12 percent attendance growth this year, the GIE+EXPO saw increased turnout in... read more

ICPI Launches Courses for Concrete Paver Installers

March 20, 2012By

Attendees will learn specialty applications such as raised and multi-level patios, fireplaces, fire pits, grills, outdoor kitchens, pool decks and permeable interlocking concrete pavement.   The Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) has announced the newest course for concrete paver contractors who specialize in installing advanced segmental concrete pavement systems in the residential market. The Residential Paver Technician course provides advanced training in... read more