Did you know that...

... you can make your own decorations out of concrete? Check these links out to make your own DIY concrete festive items and modern ornaments!
To ALL our members, partners and registered users from all over the world: have a healthy and serene festive season!
The newsletter Bits&Bobs will be back on Thursday 7 Jan 2021.


New Corporate member
We are thrilled to welcome the University Technology Sydney (UTS) amongst our corporate members! With a total enrolment of over 44,000 students, UTS is one of the largest universities in Australia. Its world leading research centres span a range of disciplines, including physical, biological and engineering sciences, and contemporary fields such as design, nanotechnology and sustainability.


Bad news for Nigeria
According to the Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB), the recent and dramatic (almost 35%) rise of cement prices may result in a difficult situation in the building sector of the country. More info here! This might be an apportunity to investigate and implement alternative buidling materials and clinkers!

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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