Most Innovative Product (MIP)
award winner at
World of Concrete
2011, 2015, 2016 & 2019
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Department of Transportation in 2000. An ACI member since
1981, Barringer serves on the TAC Construction Standards
Committee and ACI Committees 211, Proportioning Concrete
Mixtures, and 214, Evaluation of Results of Tests Used to
Determine the Strength of Concrete. He has received the ACI
Chapter Activities Award and the ACI Certification Award.
Barringer co-founded the New Mexico Chapter – ACI in
1984 to help improve the level of concrete testing in the State
of New Mexico. He has served as Chapter President (three
times), Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer, and Director. He
has been the Chapter’s Executive Director since 2005.
Barringer published “Using Accelerated Test Methods to
Specify Admixtures to Mitigate Alkali-Aggregate Reactivity”
in Cement, Concrete and Aggregates and “Application of
Accelerated Mortar Bar Tests to New Mexico Aggregates” in
the ICAAR Proceedings Québec 2000. Both articles provided
mixture proportion levels and the type of fly ash to be used in
concrete in New Mexico.
Upon his retirement as Executive Director, Bill
Barringer (center) was presented a concrete
gavel by Lea Ann Marquez, Past President, New
Mexico Chapter – ACI, and Jacob Hays, current
Chapter President, at the Chapter luncheon
meeting on March 27, 2019
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