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Concrete Society Seminar

Thursday 07 September 2017   
Concrete Society Seminar

'What Happens When Concrete Goes Wrong' Seminar - Tuesday 10th October at NIACE, Airport Road Belfast

A Seminar organised by the Concrete Society NI Region will be held at the Northern Ireland Advanced Composites Engineering Centre (NIACE) on the morning of Tuesday 10th October. Prior to the seminar tea & coffee and breakfast buffet will be served from 8.00am

The Seminar will commence at 8.20am and the topic is:-


Coffee Break – 09.45am - Followed by Q & A – Speakers panel 11.45

The cost is £25.00 each or £10.00 per Student and applications should be made on the reply slip below
and returned to Carolann Wilson – Concrete Society together with a cheque made payable to “The
Concrete Society NI Region” no later than Tuesday 3rd October 2017. ONLY 50 places available for this
Seminar so early booking is vital.

Agenda for Day

Airport Road
Northern Ireland
08:00 Breakfast Buffet Reception
08:20 Welcome – Prof Brian McFarland, BEng (Hons), CEng, MICE, MICorr, MCS
08:25 Introduction to NIACE – Dave Thompson
08:30 “State of Infrastructure in NI” – John McRobert, BSc, CEng, FICE, FCIHT, MIStructE (TNI)
08.45 “Inspection and Testing of Reinforced Concrete Structures” – Enda McKenna, BSc, MSc
09:15 “Structural Health Monitoring” – Connor O’Higgins, MEng
09:45 Refreshment Break
10.15 “Concrete Repair Techniques” – Glenn Stobart (Euclid)
10:45 “Electrochemical Repair Techniques” – Dr Nigel Davison, BSc, PhD, CChem, MRSC, CSci (CP-Tech)
11:15 “Composites in Reinforced Concrete Construction” – Dr Rebecca Lutton (NIACE)
11:30 “What’s to Come” – Prof Su Taylor (QUB)
11:45 Questions – Speakers Panel
12:00 Close

Registration Form