Concrete Solutions - St Malo 2006

CONREPNET is running a special session at the Concrete Solutions conference in St Malo on 28 June 2006. Details of the proposed program for the session are given below.

Welcome
Network Coordinator, Dr Stuart Matthews, Building Research Establishment Limited (UK)
What´s wrong: Concrete repair – solution or problem?
Dr Stuart Matthews, Building Research Establishment Limited (UK)
Performance of past repairs
Prof Graham Tilly, Gifford & Partners (UK)
Current industry practice, research and repair
Mr Josse Jacobs, Belgian Building Research Institute (B)
Current Best Practice: Assessment, inspection and monitoring
Dr Stuart Matthews, Building Research Establishment Limited (UK)
Case History: Do corrosion inhibitors and surface treatments work?
Dr John Morlidge, Building Research Establishment Limited (UK)
Case History: Issues on post tensioning and durability
Prof Graham Tilly, Gifford & Partners (UK)
European Concrete Protection and Repair Standards - Coming Soon
Dr Hywel Davies, Hywel Davies Consultancy (UK)
Vision for the use of performance concepts to achieve durable rehabilitation of concrete structures
Dr Stuart Matthews, Building Research Establishment Limited (UK)
Methodology for Monitoring and Assessing Performance
Prof Carmen Andrade and Dr Isabel Martinez Sierra, Instituto de Ciencias de la Construccion "Eduardo Torroja" (E)
Towards a Performance Based Approach, future RTD needs, CPD and standardisation issues
Dr Vaclav Vimmr, STU-K (CZ)
CERTIFICATION OF THE CONCRETE CONTRACTOR, a newly introduced system, controlled by the Belgian Certification Association, to enhance the quality of the concrete repair contractors.
Ing. G. Van der Borgh, FEREB (B)
CONCRETE PROTECTION, a guide considering PBA, recently issued in France.
Mr Bruno Godart, Repair&Rehabilitation Division, LCPC (F)
Lessons from the past, looking to the future
Mr Jean-Philippe Fuzier, Freyssinet International (F)
Conclusions
Dr Stuart Matthews, Building Research Establishment Limited (UK)

More information including registration details are available on the conference website