What exactly is Cold Weather Concreting? The subject rears its head this time of year on every project that has concrete foundations, slab-on-grades, and elevated slabs.

As we all are aware, it is best to have these discussions with the contractor and sub-contractors well before concrete placement actually occurs. The contractor and sub-contractor should have a plan in place prior to the actual placement. However, many times there is a disconnect between general contractor, sub, and even supplier. All too often we hear questions like “Who will provide the blankets?” “Who’s responsible for the external heat?” just to name a few.