RILEM BITS&BOBS ON T&T  
 
 
 
Editorial
 
 
RTL "Africa paper", Industry endorsement, Emily Warren Roebling
 
 
 
 
IN-HOUSE TALKS AND STATEMENTS
 

NEW RTL paper on challenges for construction materials in Africa
 
paper authored by Wolfram Schmidt et al., titled "Innovation potentials for construction materials with specific focus on the challenges in Africa" has been recently published on RILEM Technical Letters. Like all papers in RTL, this one too is OPEN ACCESS!

 
 
 
IN-HOUSE TALKS AND STATEMENTS
 

RILEM industry endorsement
 
RILEM would like to thank Dr. Fragkoulis Kanavaris for his testimony about the reciprocal benefits for RILEM members and the industry they represent. You can read the full interview here!

 
 
 
OUTSOURCED BUSINESS AND STORIES
 

Emily Warren Roebling
 
Today's "outsourced business and stories" article is dedicated to Emily Warren Roebling, the first female field engineer that supervised the Brooklyn Bridge after her husband, Washington Roebling, the construction site chief engineer, became bedridden due to decompression sickness. The full story can be read here! Picture "Charles-Émile-Auguste Carolus-Duran - Portrait of Emily Warren Roebling" courtesy of Irina.

 
 
 
UPCOMING RILEM EVENTS
 

4th RILEM Spring Meeting, 6-9 April 2021, Paris, France
 
75th RILEM Annual Week, 23 August-4 September 2021, Merida, Mexico
 
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!