Sources: American Concrete Institute, Farmington Hills, Mich.; CP staff
The American Concrete Institute-aligned NEU: Center of Excellence for Carbon Neutral Concrete has named Dean Frank, P.E. as executive director, following prior roles as NEU director of Validation and ACI program developer. He brings extensive experience in sustainability, International Standards Organization standards, and certification development of personnel, products and concrete operations. Prior to ACI, Frank gained a comprehensive working knowledge of resilience and sustainability in roles with Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, the National Precast Concrete Association and Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute. He also has experience as an assessor with ISO standards governing the operations of conformity assessment bodies and is a licensed engineer in Indiana and Colorado.