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Editorial
 
 
Konstantin KOVLER, CBMT Istanbul, recycled bottles in highway
 
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW THAT...?
 

... Konstantin KOVLER, RILEM Fellow (2006), has published 20 scientific papers since 1993 in the RILEM flagship journal “Materials & Structures”, which have been cited in almost 1500 publications? His papers in the field of Early Age Concrete are among the most cited. See the last papers here.  In mid-January, just before the corona crisis, he and his colleagues from the National Building Research Institute of the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology (www.technion.ac.il) - one of the oldest titular members of RILEM, successfully organized the third edition of the International RILEM Conference on Concrete Durability and Service Life Planning. This conference was preceded by a PhD school organized jointly by RILEM and EuroTech alliance. You can find more info about this combined event in here.

 
 
 
IN-HOUSE TALKS AND STATEMENTS
 

International Conference on “Cement-based materials tailored for a Sustainable Future”: new dates!
 
The organising committee announced the new dates for CBMT Istanbul. The conference will take place on May 27-28, 2021, at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey. The conference format will be redesigned to cover an online presentation option to account for possible extension of the effects of COVID pandemic. The abstract submission system is now activated to enable...


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OUTSOURCED BUSINESS AND STORIES
 

Thousands of melted plastic bottles used in Californian highway
 
For the first time, a state highway in California has been repaved using 100% recycled materials. Full article available here!

 
 
 
UPCOMING RILEM EVENTS
 

74th RILEM Annual Week, 30 August-4 September 2020, Sheffield, UK
 
75th RILEM ANNIVERSARY, 6-10 April 2021, Paris, France
 
More RILEM events
 
 
In view of the current Corona Virus situation, many events might have been postponed or will be soon postponed. We kindly invite you to check with the event organisers the most updated schedule of the event, Thank you!