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Della Roy Lecture, student poster sessions contribute to successful Cements 2017

By Erica Zimmerman / July 6, 2017

Students, young professionals, and researchers gathered at Georgia Tech to learn, present, and network with others at the 8th Advances in Cements-Based Materials meeting, June 26–28, hosted by ACerS Cements Division. Highlights included the student poster session and Della Roy Lecture.

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A solid future: Cements conference looks at ‘a vision of things to come’ for the industry

By Stephanie Liverani / July 20, 2016

ACerS Cements Division held a successful meeting July 10–13 at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. The 7th Advances in Cement-Based Materials conference brought together 113 academics, students, and cements professionals from around the globe.

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Research aims at greener, sustainable concrete

By Jim Destefani / June 27, 2013

Screen capture from video shows compression testing of a concrete sample reinforced with recycled industrial fibers. Credit: Euronews. We recently reported on how today’s concrete industry could take a few lessons from ancient Roman engineers when it comes to more environmentally friendly compositions and manufacturing methods. Now from southern Italy comes news of an international…

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