News Item: SUSTAINABLE CONCRETE
(Category: Seminars)
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Saturday 15 November 2014 - 06:14:16

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

Enquiry and Registration:

To Ms Peggy L P Teo, Secretariat, RMCAS Workshop
Tel 9127-0094 or peggy©cipremier.com
The Registration Fee is SGD200/- per person and this fee includes attendance and the workshop kit with refreshments and lunch.
If you have any points you wish to bring up for discussion at the Open Forum, please send in your questions/comments etc in writing to the Secretariat before the Workshop.
Registration Fees are payable by crossed cheque to “Ready-Mixed Concrete Association of Singapore” and please send the cheque to 150 Orchard Road #07-14 Orchard Plaza, Singapore 238841.


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




This news item is from SCI-Singapore Concrete Institute
( http://scinst.org.sg/news.php?extend.86 )