Concrete – Design and processing – Seminar Series

By admin, 25/07/2012 14:14

The last seminar in this series, this time about concrete, its properties processing options and manufacturing.  Kai Westphal quality manager at Steypustodin, a civil engineer and a specialist in concrete will inform us about everything we need to know about concrete.

Concrete is the most common building material in the world and offers almost endless opportunities regarding design. It is not only used in buildings but furniture as well and even ships, during WW2. The use of concrete begin over 2000 years ago and is a very popular material for architects like Tadai Ando and Zaha Hadidi. In Iceland concrete is the most important building material and is made from materials found locally

It’s an open lecture and everyone is encouraged to come.

 

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