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242 - Alternative Cements


Committee Mission: Develop and report information on Alternate Cements for use in concrete.

Goals: • Define the distinction between alternative cements and alternative supplementary cementitious materials • Develop a more in-depth state-of-the-art report based on the ITG Final Report and Practitioners Guide • Develop TechNotes on each individual AC technology • Assemble additional case studies; serve as the clearinghouse for disseminating information on AC use world-wide • Interface with the SC ATI to facilitate development of necessary specifications and tests • Develop a performance-based guide specification for ACs

Chair: Mary Christiansen

TAC Contact: Kimberly Kurtis

Upcoming Convention Sessions:
MINI SESSION: Recent Advances in Alternative Cements
ACI Fall Convention 2018 - Las Vegas, NV

Alkali Activated Binders, Part 1 of 2
ACI Spring Convention 2019 - Ville De Québec, QC Canada

Alkali Activated Binders, Part 2 of 2
ACI Spring Convention 2019 - Ville De Québec, QC Canada

Early age response of concretes and the influence of binder composition, Part 1 of 2
ACI Spring Convention 2019 - Ville De Québec, QC Canada

Early age response of concretes and the influence of binder composition, Part 2 of 2
ACI Spring Convention 2019 - Ville De Québec, QC Canada

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