Hardened properties of concrete such as strength and volume stability will be the focus of this last session in a four-part series introducing basic concrete technology. Common problems in these areas will also be addressed. The seminar concludes with a discussion of the most significant problems associated with the durability of concrete. NOTE: This series is intended to introduce the basics of good concrete practice to individuals who are new to the concrete industry.
- Describe the most commonly used hardened properties of concrete and how each is measured
- Examine the common problems associated with hardened concrete properties and the appropriate corrective measures
- Identify the most frequent causes of concrete durability problems
- Determine appropriate measures to counteract causes of lack of durability
NOTE: See Part I, MO01; Part II, MO02 & Part III, TU03.
NOTE: This series is intended to introduce the basics of good concrete practice to individuals who are new to the concrete industry.
Credits: 3.0 hours AIA/CES LU|HSW, PDH, TCA, DBPR/CILB No. 0609318
Education Tracks: Concrete Fundamentals
Event Type: WOC 3-Hour Seminars > Session
Consultant at Concrete.Terry.LLC
Auburn Twp, OH , United States
Terry Holland, D. Eng., HMACI, is a consulting engineer in the areas of concrete materials and concrete construction practices. Previously, he worked for a major admixture supplier and was responsible for technical support as well as troubleshooting probl …
Regional Office Manager at GHD Inc.
Tamuning, , Guam
Jeff Groom, PE is the Mariana Islands Regional Office Manager for GHD Inc., an international consulting engineering firm. Previously he managed the design portion of design-build contracts for federal projects for San Juan Construction. With over 25 year …