purpose of the workshop is to bring attendees up-to-date with the latest
information on the use of coal combustion products in concrete and other
construction materials. The
program will include presentations showing important technical,
environmental, and economic advantages of using coal ash in ordinary,
everyday construction applications. The workshop should be of interest to
those associated with the construction industry, including design and
materials engineers, architects, engineering technicians, engineers
working in governmental agencies, industry and private practice,
engineering faculty and students, as well as ready-mixed concrete
producers, concrete products manufacturers, and concrete contractors.
The workshop will also provide significant help to people from
utilities and other industries producing coal ash.
The program will cover basic information, application case
histories, as well as the latest developments in the utilization of
coal ash from power plants in concrete, concrete products, and other
construction materials. Knowledgeable
professionals engaged in specifying, approving, marketing, and using these
materials will present state-of-the-art information. Handout materials
will be provided.