Did you know that...

... Prof. Caijun Shi, RILEM member since 2007 and RILEM Fellow in 2016, launched the Journal of Sustainable Cement-based Materials in 2012 that has been recently indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE)? Prof Shi is organising the 3rd ACF/HNU International Conference on UHPC Materials and Structures, whose proceedings will be published by RILEM. More info about this event can be found here!


ERICA CASH II - Final Conference
After consultation with the steering boards of ERICA and CASH II, it was finally decided to organize the ERICA and CASH II Final Conference only in an online format. The conference dates are 24-27 Jan 2021. The deadline to register for this event is 31st October 2020. More info here!


Longevity of cement-mortar lined (CML) iron pipe
Recent tests have shown that the cement-mortar lining put in a 97-year old 8-in. iron pipeline, in Charleston, South Caroline, USA, has provided outstanding service! These tests have highlighted the benefit of such lining over nearly one century of service. The lining improves the quality of the water by preventing the pipe from experiencing oxidative reactions and it helps to reduce the energy required to pump water through the pipe by...

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!

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