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Industry News with accelerating technology acceptance: identifying critical Join other concrete industry leaders to help shape the future industry technologies that most impact the concrete industry; of the concrete industry by attending SDC’s Technology Forum identifying barriers to technology acceptance and implemen- #38, October 8-9, 2015, in Novi, MI. tation; and acting as a catalyst to remove barriers. For more information about SDC, and to register for the Current industry critical technologies being addressed by meeting and to reserve a hotel room, visit www.concretesdc.org. SDC include: • Alternative Cementitious Materials; • Building Information Modeling; • Concrete for Nuclear Structures; • Concrete Wind Turbine Towers; • Crack Reduction; • Prepackaged Powdered Construction Product; • Self-Consolidating Concrete; • Strategic Repair Research Council; and • Vision 2020. The SDC also provides its members with a vehicle to form and participate in collaborative research and development efforts to accelerate acceptance of concrete systems and technologies. The organization is emerging as the leadership and voice for the concrete industry on issues involving the entire industry. It provides the objective voice that advocates improvements to industry efficiency and quality. View from catwalk inside Ford Rouge Factory Tour ACI 506.2-13 Specification for Shotcrete has been newly revised and updated, and is now available for purchase! This long anticipated specifica- tion contains the construction requirements for the application of shotcrete. Both wet-mix and dry-mix shotcrete are specified, and the minimum standards for testing, materials, and execution are provided. Visit the ASA Bookstore to purchase today! Shotcrete • Summer 2015 59


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