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.


October 11, 2018 at 7:00 am


Midland Hills Country Club
2001 Fulham Street
Roseville, MN 55113


Cost for members to attend breakfast meetings is $25 ($20 early bird). The non-member rate is $35 ($30 early bird). PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Walk-ins may be turned away. Registration will open soon.


Attendees will be awarded a certificate of attendance for one hour. MCC is an AIA CES registered provider. In some cases, AIA credits will also be available.