ASCC has developed presentations on a variety of topics of daily importance to our contractors. These presentations are designed for small and medium-sized contractors, though all members are welcome to participate.

They will be presented as webinars, approximately 40 minutes in length, once a month.

Second Wednesday, at 3 p.m. central time
There is no cost to ASCC members

April 10, 2013 Webinar: 3:00 p.m. CST
Collaboration, Team Building and Establishing Relationships with Landscape Architects
Presented by Mike Sherrod & Amanda Klemaske, RRM Design Group

  • What a landscape architect wants in a concrete contractor/project partner
  • What information we look to the contractor to provide
  • What assistance does the contractor provide in the design stage, and then what assistance they provide when the project is underway
  • What is the best way to communicate
  • What makes us want to work with that contractor again
  • Any bad experiences – perhaps what not to do
  • How should a contractor approach a landscape architect about working together

To register for a webinar, please respond via email to tburton@ascconline.org. Log in information for this webinar will be forwarded to you.

May 8, 2013 Webinar: 3:00 p.m. CST
Durable & Sustainable Activated Fly Ash Cements for Concrete
Presented by Michael H. Weber, Corporate Director, CeraTech Inc.

  • This session discusses durable, high performance, zero carbon cements for concrete.
  • An overview of activated fly ash cement systems (non-portland), and the differences from portland cements.
  • Identification and discussion of inherent flexural and performance strength benefits from activated fly ash concretes in extreme environments.
  • Sustainability comparisons of activated fly ash cement concretes to portland cement concretes will be discussed.
  • Constructability and workability of activated fly ash concretes. Profiles of applications and usage.

To register for a webinar, please respond via email to tburton@ascconline.org. Log in information for this webinar will be forwarded to you.