Past Issue


Action of seawater on the durability of concrete with marble powder addition
R. Chaïd, R. Jauberthie and F. Rendell
Behaviour of high volume fly ash cement concrete columns subjected to elevated temperatures
Kode V. Ramesh, D.J. Kumari, M. Potha Raju, and D.S.R. Murty




POINT OF VIEW: Environmental exposure classifications for concrete construction – A relook
Saravanan Ramalingam and Manu Santhanam

Global Holcim Awards 2012

PEOPLE: N. Subramanian


CASE STUDY: Internal degradation of buried sewage pipe causes sinkhole in a main road
Abdulrazag M. Elhoud

HUMAN RESOURCE: Engineers’ retention in the Indian construction industry
C. Umarani, S. Kamal and M. Hazeen Fathima

EVENT REPORT: The second Indian drymix mortar conference

    Hills Rural and Urban Connectivity

    The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is organising a technical Seminar / workshop on ‘Cement Concrete Roads’ focusing on hills rural and urban connectivity on June 23, 2012 in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.

    2013 fib Symposium

    The 2013 fib Symposium with the theme, "Engineering a Concrete Future: Technology, Modelling and Construction", will be held during April 22-24, 2013 at Tel-Aviv, Israel.

    Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologie

    The Third International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies (SCMT3) will be held during August 18-22, 2013 at Kyoto, Japan.

    Concrete Sustainability
    The International Conference on Concrete Sustainability ICCS13 to be held during at Tokyo, Japan, from May 27 to 29, 2013, is organized by the Japan Concrete Institute (JCI) and jointly organized by fib, ACI, and RILEM, and will be the first international conference co-organized by the world’s leading academic concrete societies in which there are active committees on the sustainability of concrete.

    Conference on Cement and Concrete Science

    The 32nd annual conference on Cement and Concrete Science is being hosted by Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK on 17th and 18th of September 2012 in Belfast.

    International Conference on the Durability .......

    The third International conference on the Durability of Concrete Structures (ICDCS-2012) is being hosted by Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK from 17-19 September 2012 in Belfast.

    Contract management and arbitration

    The Indian Institution of Technical Arbitrators (IIT Arb) is organising a one day seminar on ‘Contract management and arbitration - Role of Engineers and architects during June 9, 2012 at Fortune Park JP Celestial, Bangalore. This seminar is targeted at engineers and architects.

    Structural health monitoring and rehabilitation

    The Department of Civil Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, Rajasthan organising a workshop on structural health monitoring and rehabilitation September 19th – 20th, 2012 at campus

    Ferrocement: a suitable and sustainable technology

    The National Union of Architects and Construction Engineers of Cuba (UNAICC in Spanish) is organising the 10th international symposium on ferrocement and thin reinforced cement composites at Havana International Conference Center, Cuba during October 15th to 17th, 2012. The theme of the event is " Ferrocement: a suitable and sustainable technology"

    Women in Science and Engineering

    WISE INDIA (Women in Science and Engineering) in association with INWES (International Network of Women Engineers and Scientists) is organising a regional conference during October 12-13, 2012 at New Delhi.