At World of Concrete 2017, the American Concrete Institute announced the recipients of the ACI Certification Award and the ACI Construction Award. N.J. Gardner, FACI, Professor Emeritus at the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, received the ACI Construction Award. The award recognized Gardner for the parametric analysis evaluation of
The membership of The International Concrete Repair Institute elected new officers and board members for 2017, including Brian Daley of C.A. Lindman of South Florida as president. Daley, along with officers President-elect Ralph Jones, Structural Engineering Associates; Vice President Chris Lippmann, Kenseal Construction Products Corp.; Secretary Mark LeMay, JQ Engineering
The American Concrete Institute’s two masonry testing certification programs are now cited in TMS 402/602-16: Building Code Requirements and Specifications for Masonry Structures. Published in December 2016, the newly updated masonry documents include language referencing certification in accordance with the Masonry Field Testing Technician and Masonry Laboratory Testing Technician programs.