RILEM BITS&BOBS ON T&T  
 
 
 
Editorial
 
 
Manfred N. PARTL, ICT (Italy), 3D printing soil
 
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW THAT...?
 

... Manfred N. PARTL, Rilem Honorary member for his long-time Asphalt Material commitment within Rilem, member of  RILEM Development Advisory Committee (DAC), Associate Editor for RILEM Materials and Structures and affiliated as Prof with KTH, Stockhol, and Carleton University, Ottawa, has shared his thoughts on future research trends in a recent RILEM Technical Letter? The letter deals with the «Quest for improving service life of asphalt roads» based on selected examples of Asphalt Pavement Research at Empa, Switzerland, and KTH, Sweden, and is intended as inspiration for young and experienced researcher to venture out-of-the-box thinking in asphalt materials research.

 
 
 
IN-HOUSE TALKS AND STATEMENTS
 

NEW  RILEM CORPORATE MEMBER
 
RILEM welcomes amongst its corporate member Construction Technologies Institute (ITC). This is a scientific structure within the Italian National Research Council (CNR) which operates mainly in the civil engineering field. ITC expertise is mainly in the field of new construction technologies, with the aim of improving the quality of life and safety of construction works’ users . More info here!

 
 
 
OUTSOURCED BUSINESS AND STORIES
 

3D printing + locally sourced soil = sustainable houses
 
Based on the principal of circular economy, this project combines the innovative 3D printing and the ancient technique that uses soil as building material. 

 
 
 
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!