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Advanced-pavement sessions load Concrete Sustainability, SCC Conferences

Sources: National Ready Mixed Concrete Association, Silver Spring, Md.; CP staff

The co-located 6th North American Conference on Self-Consolidating Concrete (SCC2016) and 11th International Concrete Sustainability Conference (ICSC), May 15-18 in Arlington, Va., will feature a host of presentations on rigid-pavement materials and construction methods:

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ASTM C09 subcommittee writes colloidal silica standard

Sources: ASTM International, West Conshohocken, Pa.; CP staff

The proposed WK53768, New Specification for Colloidal Silica standard will inform concrete practitioners on a supplementary cementitious material—emerging from the field of nanotechnology—that imparts strength and durability characteristics in finished slabs and structures.

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Concrete, cement producers and allies reinforce SCC, Sustainability program

Source: CP staff

The co-located 6th North American Conference on Self-Consolidating Concrete (SCC2016) and 11th International Concrete Sustainability Conferences will draw some of the world’s leading authorities on high performance materials and sustainable practices. Key suppliers and service providers to North American concrete producers will contribute to a deep program, speakers and presentations including:

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