UTM CRC One Day Short Course


With reference to the above, UTM Construction Research Centre (UTM CRC) are pleased to announce the organizing of a UTM CRC One Day Short Course, CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY & ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES: ALTERNATIVES& SOLUTIONS on the 24th January 2015 at Seminar Room AL-Rushd, DK 2, Blok A, V01, Faculty of Biosciences and Biomedical Engineering, UTM Johor Bahru, Johor. We are pleased to inform our course has been approved of 6.5 hours CPD points from BEM.SYNOPSIS

The aim of this short course is to enlighten the participants about the most current and applied research available on Construction Industry and Environmental issues. Alternatives and solutions involving minimal cement usage and maximized use of industrial/agricultural recyclable materials in green construction will be discussed. The presentations will include salient technical, energy-related, environmental, and economical advantages of using those materials in construction applications. The course will also provide valuable insight to people from utilities and other industries producing recyclable materials. Knowledgeable Professor engaged in using those materials will present state-of-the-art information.OBJECTIVES

Discuss the issues related to concrete constituents and environmental impacts, concrete properties, causes of concrete deterioration, alternative solutions to use recyclable agricultural, industrial and natural recyclable materials for sustainable construction industry to reduce cost, energy, natural resources and GHG emissions, and surface repair materials for deteriorated,concrete.It is our privilege to invite you to join us on this event. Enclosed herewith is a copy of the flyer including the tentative program for your kind reference. Kindly complete the registration form and email (mohammadaminazimi@yahoo.com / ssusiaty@utm.my ) to UTM Construction Research Centre (UTM CRC) organizers  before 19th January 2015. Registration fee is :-

1. IEM members-RM300
2. Non IEM members-RM350
3. Students-RM150

Kindly refer to the flyer for mode of payment.



We would also be grateful if you could circulate the flyer to your fellow friends/partners/colleagues as we greatly welcome delegates from engineering related industries to the seminar.

Thank you.
Best regards,
Organising Committee
UTM Construction Research Centre (UTM CRC)