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The Concrete Institute of Australia is an independent, not for profit organisation made up of many members who share a common interest in staying at the forefront of concrete technology, design and construction in this country.
Pile Foundations - Analysis and Design
National Seminar


 
Featuring world renowned expert, Professor Harry Poulos, this course aims to provide up-to-date information on modern techniques of analysis and design of pile foundations. It will address a range of practical issues involving axial and lateral loading on piles. the effects of ground movements on piles and pile groups, and pile load testing. 

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Seismic Design and Detailing Webinar Now Online!
 
This webinar is presented by some of Australia’s leading experts in the field of earthquake engineering and addresses a wide range of topics that deal with some of the most common issues faced when designing and detailing buildings for earthquake loading.

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News
China's inland concrete beach
China's inland concrete beach
In Chengdu, deep in the SW of the country is a 5000 m² concrete beach more than a km long.
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Why you should sweat the small stuff
Why you should sweat the small stuff
Cement design should take into account the water confined in the smallest pores.
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Were You There in Melbourne This Week?
Were You There in Melbourne This Week?
"Stuck Between Concrete and a Hard Place - The Consultants' Perspective" Our seminar held this...
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News bulletin #26
News bulletin #26
Stoush over timber vs concrete; Boral on fire; who's been shortlisted; light rail unveil and more
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News bulletin #25
News bulletin #25
Standards, construction financial failure, women engineers, NZ concrete beams enroute, US knowledge...
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Upcoming Events
12 Sep 2016
Our September event will be the showcase event of the year! The use of three dimensional (3D) technology has long gone from being a virtual...
Where: Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn VIC
13 Sep 2016
The construction industry in Queensland is at a crossroads, with record low interest rates, a significant number of residential units under...
Where: TAFE Restaurant, South Brisbane QLD
13 Sep 2016
Cracking in concrete isn't a new topic for discussion, but it is certainly an ongoing one. Even with readily available information and resources...
Where: Mercure Canberra, Braddon ACT
13 Sep 2016
The Global market is changing, there are increased pressures to be cost effective, innovative and green in our design approaches, not only at the...
Where: QV1 Conference Centre, Perth WA
14 Sep 2016
Session 1:  Presented by Tom Benn. Research into chloride ingress with cement containing higher limestone content. This session will...
Where: Regal Park Motor Inn, North Adelaide SA

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