Breakfast Meeting: As-Cast Concrete Surface Finishes: Specifications, Defects and Repairs
"As-Cast Concrete Surface Finishes: Specifications, Defects and Repairs" will be presented by Kim Basham, Ph.D., P.E., FACI (KB Engineering, LLC). In this presentation, hear about common specified requirements for as-cast concrete, architectural, smooth-rubbed and grout-cleaned surface finishes. Learn about as-cast surface defects and anomalies including honeycomb, air voids or bug holes, sand streaking, offsets, and more. Dr. Basham will also discuss: how to avoid and minimize surface defects and anomalies, expectations, repairs and ACI 347.3R-13 Guide to Formed Concrete Surfaces.
After this seminar, you will be able to:
- Specify as-cast concrete surface finishes
- Minimize surface defects and anomalies
- Evaluate and identify surface defects and anomalies
- Manage owner’s expectations
- Choose the appropriate repair scheme
Registration opens at 7:00 am. A full hot breakfast buffet will be served beginning at 7:15 am. The presentation will begin at 8:00 am and will conclude by 9:00 am.