Concrete Essentials for Designers & Students - Session One

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For details on upcoming Concrete Institute of Australia events, please see the CIA website:  or contact Sonya Watts at the WA Branch office on (08) 9389-4447 or [email protected].


Tuesday, 10 September 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


To Be Confirmed
, Perth WA 6000


A must attend event for all students, junior engineers and construction professionals working in the West Australian concrete industry. This event will be held over 3 consecutive Thursday evenings. Each session is designed as a stand alone so you can take one or take all!



Martyn Compton
Customer Technical Support Manager WA/NT - Cockburn Cement

Vinod Rajayogan
Technical Manager - WA - Holcim

Julio Pieraldi
Projects Engineer WA - ramset reid

Reuben Barnes
Managing Director - PCTE

Anup Chakrabortty
Engineer - BG&E


The course covers challenges confronted by designers, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and site supervisors when designing, supplying and utilising concrete. While the course is primarily aimed at graduates and engineers with less than 4 years industry experience, more experienced engineers may also benefit from a refresher on the basics of this critical construction material.

The guest lecturers, who present the course, are some of the most experienced  and qualified people in the concrete industry in Western Australia. They have a huge collective practical concrete experience between them. The course provides the basic information on concrete technology needed by engineers to design, specify and ensure quality concrete. 
The course will be split into three session with ample time allowed for questions and networking at the end of each session.
Session One:
Aggregates , cementitious materials and admixtures.

Session Two:
Concrete mix design, manufacture and supply and quality control and testing.

Session Three:
Concrete pumping and placement, concrete finishing and curing, and concrete problems.



5.45 pm Registrations open
6.00 pm Speaker Presentations
8.00 pm Seminar closes 

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