Upcoming MN Concrete Forums - Schedule for the Remainder of 2015

The Portland Cement Association North Central Region and the Minnesota Concrete Council are pleased to announce the next in the series of the MN Concrete Forums.  There is no charge to attend the forums, but you must pre-register.


Concrete Forensics: Research and remediation techniques of hardened concrete properties and problems will be presented. Join us to learn from internationally recognized expert Dr. Kevin MacDonald, P.E., Beton Consulting Engineers. 

Date: Tuesday, December 1, 2015 
Time: 10:00 – 11:30 am 
Location: BASF Admixtures - 2955 Eagandale Blvd, Ste 300, Eagan, MN 55121
Speaker: Dr. Kevin MacDonald, P.E. (Beton Consulting Engineers)
Credits: 1.5 PDH
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Concrete Paths & Trails and Pervious Concrete: Concrete is increasingly being used for paths & trails applications in response to rising asphalt costs and environmental considerations. Join us to learn the latest on concrete trail design and construction which ensure long-lasting, smooth riding surface for all users. Pervious concrete, a runoff water management system which protects surrounding lakes and streams, will also be presented. 

Date: Thursday, December 10, 2015 
Time: 10:30 am – 1:30 pm 
Location: Hennepin Technical College (Room J110) - 9000 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, MN 55455
Speakers: Steve Mallicoat, P.E. (Iowa Ready Mixed Concrete Association) and Dr. Mary Vancura, P.E. (Beton Consulting Engineers)
Credits: 3 PDH
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Concrete Streets & Roads: Minnesota communities and counties are recognizing the advantages of long lasting concrete pavements as part of road system strategy. Recent changes in material costs and designs make concrete a better value than ever. Concrete pavement design and construction techniques will be presented along with the latest cost information. Concrete overlays of existing pavements will also be discussed. 

Date: Tuesday, December 15, 2015 
Time: 10:30 am – 1:30 pm 
Location: Hennepin Technical College (Room J110) - 9000 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, MN 55455
Lead Speaker: Dale Harrington, P.E. (National Concrete Pavement Technology Center)
Credits: 3 PDH
Register HERE


Questions?  Contact Margaret Mills at 651-482-9549 or reply to this e-mail.