Objectives 1. To disseminate knowledge and technical development on the subject matter. 2. Speakers will share on different aspects such as properties and durability of concrete when sea-water is used. 3. The effects of sea-water on concrete structures are also given.
Supported by the following Institutions:
The supporting organizations are:
• National University of Singapore • Singapore Polytechnic • Land Transport Authority
Posted on Saturday 15 November 2014 - 06:14:16 by admin
The Ready-Mixed Concrete Association of Singapore
with the support of the Building & Construction Authority presents the ONE-DAY WORKSHOP on “SUSTAINABLE CONCRETE” 16 January 2015 Venue: Goodwood Park Hotel, Scotts Road, Singapore
Introduction: The Workshop is organised to present papers and discuss initiatives on the sustainability of concrete as a construction material.
The Workshop will be of importance and interest to the ready-mixed and precast concrete manufacturers, concrete technologists, contractors, consulting engineers and researchers.
The various issues to be presented are listed in the programme. Dr C T Tam, a well-known professional engineer who specialises on concrete research and consultancy will lead the Workshop with the Introductory Lecture on the “Role of EN and SS standards in Sustainable Concrete” .Other prominent professionals and researchers will present their findings and amongst them include: -Prof C S Poon, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong “Research activities on recycled aggregate concrete at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University” -A/Prof Ong Khim Chye, Gary, National University of Singapore, Singapore. “Recycled Aggregates Can Make the Grade” -Dr Tamilselvan, Newall Tech Pte. Ltd, Singapore “Use of Recycled Aggregate in Concrete–A Performance Based Approach” -Dr S F Wong, Temasek Polytechnic, Singaporre “Use of Recycled Plastics In Building Materials” -Mr Mittsuya Miyamoto, NR-MIX, Japan “Recent achievements on returned concrete, Japan”
-Dr Sabet D Bahador, EnGro Corporation Limited, Singapore “Toward sustainable concrete: Specifying and achieving economical high strength and durable concrete” -Mr David Ball, David Ball Inc, United Kingdom “The advantages of High Sustainability Concrete for a low carbon future" -Mr Lu Jin Ping, Admaterials Technologies Pte Ltd, Singapore “Design of durable concrete mix for sustainability” -Dr Daneti Saradhi Babu, Alliance concrete Singapore Pte Ltd “Sustainability of concrete constructions for 21st century” -Dr Sven Asmus, BASF, Singapore “Eco Friendly Self Compacting Concrete (SCC) for Every Day Applications” -Dr Herbert Zheng, Gammon Construction Ltd., Hong Kong "Concrete: from Grey to Green"
Venue-Goodwood Park Hotel, Singapore
-presentation of tokens of appreciation and certificates of participation. Adjournment Note: CPU points from the Singapore Professional Engineers Board -pending. Note! Visit www.cipremier.com for the abstracts of the presentations
No formal registration form is required, just send an e-Registration, giving the following details: Name of Participant Position Affiliation Address Contacts: Office Telephone, mobile and email address? Send you fees to RMCAS Workshop Secretariat, 150, Orchard Road #07-14, Orchard Plaza, Singapore 238841. Cross your cheques to “Ready-Mixed Concrete Association of Singapore”. A receipt and joining letter will follow
SCI Networking Night 18 Sept 2014
Posted on Wednesday 03 September 2014 - 13:41:24 by admin
SCI Social Networking Night at NUSS, Suntec City Guild House, 3 Temasek Boulevard, 2nd Level, Suntec City Mall (near Esplanade MRT) on 18th September 2014 (Thursday) 6.30pm onwards
Dear Members and Friends of SCI
Once again, you are cordially invited to the Singapore Concrete Institute’s Social Networking Night at Suntec City Guild House, 3 Temasek Boulevard from 6.30pm onwards.
There will be FREE BEER as well as FINGER FOOD for Members (first come first serve basis) which is made possible by the generosity of