Moisture in Concrete - Presentation by ARDEX Americas to CSI Hartford Chapter

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Dates: 2/12/2013, 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM EST
Location: J. Timothy's Tavern, 143 New Britain Ave, Plainville, CT
Type: Education Program

Date: Tuesday, 2/12/13. 06:00PM – 08:00PM EST

Location:  J. Timothy’s Taverne - 143 New Britain Ave, Plainville, CT 860-747-6813

Type: Education Program

NEW for 2012/2013 – Member Bring-A-Guest FREE the first time!

Cost: FREE for CSI Hartford Chapter Members AND their first time guests!

Non-Members: $30.00


Evening’s Presention: by ARDEX Americas

Topic: Moisture in Concrete – 1 LU HSW 1 hour.

                This program addresses the many sources of moisture in concrete, reviews the available methods for evaluating moisture emissions, how moisture affects concrete and flooring, how to prevent costly moisture-related floor covering failures and covers remediation options. The program will also cover:

  • Correct placement of vapor barriers.
  • Curing times for concrete.          
  • Modes of water movement through concrete.
  • Flooring manufacturer recommended moisture levels for floor covering.

Our speaker’s bio:

Bruce Newbrough, Director of Applications Development, has 23 years’ experience with ARDEX. A chemist by education and trade, Bruce has extensive experience in the development and application of products for substrate preparation, concrete restoration and repair, moisture remediation and installation products for all types of flooring. He is a member of FCICA, NTCA, ICRI, NWFA and the Inter-Industry Working Group on moisture in concrete. He is also a member of several ASTM committees. Bruce has been an invited speaker and faculty member for several trade organizations and has published columns in Floor Covering Installer, Floor Covering Weekly, FCICA Newsletter, and CFI Magazine.”

Please note that Mr. Newbrough will be accompanied by Ms. Allison Birkmeyer, NE Architectural Specialist with ARDEX Americas.

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