9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Concrete Institute
(ACI) announced the winners of the 2015 Excellence in Concrete Construction Awards, who were honored during the ACI Awards Gala at the Concrete Convention & Exposition, November 9, 2015 in Denver, CO.
Adel ElSafty is the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute
2015 Educator of the Year.
American Concrete Institute
(ACI) has elected a vice president from the Middle East for the first time in its history.
Co-sponsored by the American Concrete Institute
(ACI), ASTM, and Ashghal, the event discussed the latest in infrastructure and construction technologies; structural health monitoring; innovative practices in repair, evaluation and protection of structures; concrete quality in fast track projects; and the intelligent use of construction materials in large-scale projects.
A graduate of Indiana University, Bloomington, where he earned a bachelor's degree in chemistry, Norris is a former member of the American Concrete Institute
and the International Cement Microscopy Association.
The Future Concrete conference was organised by Advanced Construction and Technology Services (ACTS), a leading consulting organisation in the field of construction materials and geotechnology engineering, in co-operation with American Concrete Institute
(ACI) Lebanon chapter.
To better serve its constituent users, the American Concrete Institute
(ACI) is finalizing the reorganization of ACI 318-14, Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete.
The event was supported by American Concrete Institute
(ACI), American Society for Testing Materials (ASTM), National Ready Mix for Concrete Association (NRMCA), Ashghal-Qatar, Al Khalij Cement Company, Corrotech-Chryso, Khalid Cement Industries Complex (KCIC), United Ready Mix Qatar, Hi-Tech Qatar Alpha Beton, Beton Qatar, Hassanesco, and Ha-Be.
In fact the Sports and Recreation Center recently was named by the Precast Concrete Institute
as the 2013 Best Higher Education Building.
The contents have been updated to conform to the 2011 Building Code the American Concrete Institute
, and a new chapter has been added on the strength design of reinforced concrete masonry to replace the one on formwork, which surveys showed was not being used.
This show has received a lot of interest from the industry and has already confirmed industry leaders to present, like Dr Anant Pande and Raj Pillai from Indian Concrete Institute
, Dr N V Nayak from Gammon India, Cyrus Pithawalla from Hiranandani Developers, S K Dharmadhikari from Hindustan Construction Company and many other industry experts.
The 9th International Conference on Concrete in Hot and Aggressive Environments is being organized by the Bahrain Society of Engineers (BSE) in association with American Concrete Institute
- Saudi Arabian & Bahrain Chapters and the Concrete Society (UK).