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THE CONCRETE INSTITUTE OF SOUTH AFRICA

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The purpose and objectives of The Concrete Institute are to provide key services & functions to the construction industry and to promote and protect the good name of cement and concrete by:

  • Providing education and training through the School of Concrete Technology to users and specifiers of concrete about the correct use of the material and its constituents.

  • Providing free access to comprehensive technical information about concrete and cement through the Information Centre.

  • Publishing technical books and leaflets in relevant and efficient formats.

  • Providing advisory and consulting services to the Industry.

  • Ensuring relevant national standards and specifications are revised regularly through involvement in technical committees and sub-committees of the South African Bureau of Standards.

  • Acting as an independent body representative of the cement, concrete and broader construction industry to interact effectively with government and regulatory bodies

 

SCHOOL OF CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY

The School of Concrete Technology has more than 15 courses, three of which are internationally recognised. Special on-site courses or tailor-made courses can also be arranged. Courses are presented most frequently at the Institute’s School of Concrete Technology in Midrand, Johannesburg.

They are also offered in Cape Town and Durban. In addition, courses can also be conducted at a suitable venue to accommodate clients anywhere in South Africa to learn more about concrete.

ADVISORY AND CONSULTING

The Institute offers free advisory and consulting services for general concrete technology queries. A consultancy service focused on concrete and related issues is offered, including on-site investigation, trouble shooting and reporting. The technical team is available for consultation on construction sites anywhere in Southern Africa and to provide more information about concrete.

 

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CONSULTING

 

The Institute offers a free advisory service for general concrete technology queries. A consultancy service focused on concrete and related issues is offered, including on-site investigation, trouble shooting and reporting. The technical team is available for consultation on construction sites anywhere in Southern Africa.