Welcome to the Michigan Concrete Association. Here you will find resources for ready mix producers, pavers, engineers, contractors, suppliers & homeowners. You can also register for one of our upcoming certification classes or events.


MCA offers a variety of certification programs to meet the growing demands of having certified professionals design, place, finish, and test concrete.



Thu, 04/09/2020
9:00am – 11:30am
Thu, 06/18/2020
9:00am – 12:00pm
Wed, 06/24/2020
9:00am – 04:00pm


We're here to help you make the right choices in today's complex design and construction environment.


COVID-19 Recommended Best Practices for Highway Construction Worksites
March 26, 2020

As our members work to keep Michigan’s essential road and bridge infrastructure projects moving forward, ensuring employee health and safety is vital. The following best practices are provided as a resource. Consult your company’s legal, safety, insurance, labor and HR teams to determine the appropriate practice for your operations.

COVID 19 - MCA Update
March 24, 2020

EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 2020-21 - What does it mean for the Concrete Industry?

Concrete Contractors vs. Asphalt Contractors: Comparing Services
February 28, 2020


Blessed be the ties that bind. Therein is the key difference between concrete and asphalt: The binder.

Concrete and asphalt are both made with a mixture of aggregate. Concrete is bonded with a mixture of water and portland cement that creates a chemical reaction and hardens. Asphalt is bound with a black, sticky petroleum-based substance. This substance is behind terms like “blacktop” or “tarmac.”

Because of the key differences between the two products, concrete and asphalt contractors will offer different services to match the installation requirements.