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The region of Southern California is one of progressive, forward-thinking businesses, making RCP Block & Brick Inc. (RCP) right at home as San Diego's go-to concrete company. RCP has been manufacturing and supplying high-quality concrete block and concrete-based products since 1947, including brick, retaining walls, interlocking pavers, landscape rock, stepping stones, stone veneer, natural stones, as well as... READ FULL ARTICLE (PDF)
On January 12, 2010 the island nation of Haiti was rocked by a massive earthquake that will forever change the way they build. More than 100,000 buildings were severely damaged and another 100,000 collapsed. The new Ecole National Jacob Martin Henriquez school that was nearing completion in Jacmel, Haiti was one of the buildings destroyed by the earthquake. This northern coastal town had a dilapidated school facility... READ FULL ARTICLE (PDF)
After two decades of crushing plant culls and split-off pieces on site, then using recycled 3⁄8-in. minus aggregate in new mixes, RCP Block & Brick Inc. has moved to even greener pastures. The San Diego market producer is now processing demolition concrete—free
of debris, asphalt and chlorides—to obtain crushed... READ FULL ARTICLE (PDF)