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American Concrete Institute Announces New Structural Concrete Specifications

July 22, 2016 - in Corporate, News

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., July 22, 2016 – The American Concrete Institute announces the availability of two important new documents for concrete industry professionals: ACI 301-16 Specifications for Structural Concrete, and the ACI Field Reference Manual.…

Strut Efficiency-Based Design for Concrete Deep Beams Reinforced with FRP Bars

July 14, 2016 - in Uncategorized

In practice, concrete deep beams are commonly used when designing transfer girders or bridge bents (Photo 1). These elements are exposed to aggressive…

American Concrete Institute Announces New Publication on Insulating Concrete Forms

July 6, 2016 - in Buildings, Design/Engineering

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., July 6, 2016—The American Concrete Institute announces the availability of an important new publication for concrete industry…

Concrete 2029 Continues Building to the Future

June 29, 2016 - in Corporate

Farmington Hills, Mich., June 28, 2016—Spearheaded by the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) and facilitated by the ACI Foundation’s Strategic Development Council (SDC), Concrete 2029 was recently launched as a strategic initiative to develop…

The Concrete Convention Set for Philadelphia in the Fall

June 28, 2016 - in Announcement, Corporate

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., June 27, 2016—Nearly 2,000 engineers, architects, contractors, educators, manufacturers, and material representatives from around the world will convene at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel in Philadelphia, PA, USA, October…

Concrete Research Council to Fund Four Research Projects

Farmington Hills, Mich., June 21, 2016—The Concrete Research Council (CRC) has announced that it will provide research grants to four projects this year. The CRC is a council of the American Concrete Institute’s nonprofit subsidiary, the ACI Foundation.…

American Concrete Institute Announces New Concrete Repair Code

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., June 13, 2016—The American Concrete Institute announces the availability of the new ACI 562-16: Code Requirements for Evaluation, Repair, and Rehabilitation of Concrete Buildings and Commentary.  Based on nearly one century of…

American Concrete Institute Announces New Publication on Shotcrete

June 8, 2016 - in Corporate

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., June 8, 2016—The American Concrete Institute announces the availability of an invaluable new publication for concrete industry professionals— ACI 506R-16 Guide to Shotcrete. The new guide provides information on materials and…

ACI Announces Foundation Fellowship and Scholarship Recipients

June 6, 2016 - in Corporate

Farmington Hills, Mich., June 6, 2016—The ACI Foundation, the non-profit subsidiary of American Concrete Institute that facilitates industry research, collaboration, student fellowships and scholarships, is pleased to announce the 17 recipients of the 2016-2017…

American Concrete Institute Announces New Publication on Curing

June 2, 2016 - in Corporate

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., May 31, 2016—The American Concrete Institute announces the availability of a new invaluable publication for concrete industry professionals— ACI 308R-16 Guide to External Curing of Concrete. This guide reviews and describes practices,…