Now more than ever, concrete contractors need to know about new technologies that can make them more competitive. This seminar discusses efforts to change the way concrete specifications are written and profiles specific projects that used performance criteria to solve application, placement, and schedule issues without significant additional cost. The accompanying photo is an example of an extremely difficult concrete placement project that was very successfully completed by adopting a performance mix design in lieu of the highly prescriptive mix originally specified.

Learn more about high-performance concrete from Jack Gibbons in MO08 High-Performance Concrete: Key Requirements for the Concrete Team.