GRCA 2005 Congress Papers

GRCA 2005 CONGRESS, HONG KONG

GRCA 2005 Congress, Hong Kong

The 14th International Congress of the GRCA was held on 14th-16th November 2005 in Hong Kong.

Copies of all the papers presented at the 2005 Congress are available to download by clicking on the Paper title in the list below.

 
Paper
No.:
  Paper Title:
  Presenter Name / Organisation:
 
 
Introduction to Hong Kong.
C Stanley.   Consultant and Chairman of the Hong Kong Concrete Repair Association
 
1
Achieving aesthetics and durability in GRC - Some useful tips.
B Kumar.   Unit Head, BIRLA WHITE – GRC UNIT, Grasim Industries Ltd, Gujarat, India
 
2
 
3
Sprayed premix - the new GRC.
I. D. Peter.   Power-Sprays Ltd, Bristol, UK
 
4
Strength retention of alkali resistant glass fibres in alkali exposure.
Y. Che, K. PilaKoutas.   Centre for Cement and Concrete, Department of Civil & Structural Engineering, The University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
 
5
Properties of GRC using recycled material.
S. Nishibori, Y. Takeuchi, M. Sugiyama, M. Kobayashi.   Nippon Electric Glass Co., Ltd, Japan
 
6
The new development of manufacture and application of sulphate-aluminate cement in China.
Diao Jiangjing, Chen Mingfang.   China Building Materials Academy, Beijing, People’s Republic of China
Fang Guoan, Sun Jinliang, Liqing Chun.   Tangshan Liujiu Cement Ltd, People’s Republic of China
 
7
Statistical properties of strength of glass filaments and textile reinforced concrete.
M. Curbach, D. Proske.   University of Technology Dresden, Institute of Concrete and Concrete Structures, Germany
U. Kockritz.   University of Technology Dresden, Institute of Textile and Clothing Technology, Germany
 
8
Technical update.
G. Jones.   BSCP, Leeds, UK
 
9
Radio frequency identification for the GRC industry.
R. Sumners.   Quality Control Consultants Ltd., Hong Kong
 
10
The practical design of GRC in Hong Kong.
D. Senecaut.   Redland Precast Concrete Products, Hong Kong
 
11
25 years of Forton polymer modified GRC: Reasons for its use.
H. Ball.   Ball Consulting Ltd, Ambridge, Pennsylvania, USA
 
12
Bridge cornice with GRC lost formwork.
R. Safar.   Faculty of Civil Engineering, Czech University of Prague, Czech Republic.
 
13
GRC in North America.
H. J. Molloy.   Molloy and Associates, Hutchins, Texas, USA
 
14
The development of highly functional GRC.
H. Okada.   Asahi Glass Building Wall Co Ltd, Tokyo, Japan
 
15
GRC as an alternative material for low-cost, high durability fishing boats.
H. W. Ashadi.   Material Laboratory, Civil Engineering Dept, University of Indonesia
B. Soeryonugroho, P. T. Krazu.   Musantara, Indonesia
S. King.   Saint-Gobain PTE
 
 
17
The Powerhouse Home.
M. Driver, J. Jones.   Nippon Electric Glass America, Texas, USA
J. P. Trickel,   VGI Design, Iowa, USA
 
18
Fibrobeton catches the speed of Formula 1.
D. Yetisener, N. Ugur.   Fibrobeton, Turkey
 
19
The IBS Prefab System.
O. Marty.   Innovative Building Systems, San Juan, Puerto Rico
 
20
GRC façade panels in Brazil.
F. Barth, L. Vefargo.   Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brazil
H. Greven, M. Kindler.   Lutheran University of Brazil, Canoas, Brazil
H. Deboni, G. Deboni.   Navi Sistemas Constructivos, Canoas, Brazil
 
21
Use of GRC on the Cotai Venetian project.
D. Tucker.   Hsin Chong Engineering (Macau) Ltd, Hong Kong
 
22
GRC application in architectural buildings.
X. Jiru.   Nanjing Beilida Industrial Co Ltd, China
 
23
Durability – A problem or not a problem?
I. G. White.   Power-Sprays Ltd, Avonmouth, UK
 
24
The balanced scorecard.
M. Powell.   The Concrete Society, Camberley, UK
 
25
Promoting & Protecting the GRC industry.
S. Liozu.   Saint-Gobain Vetrotex America Inc., Valley Forge, PA, USA
 
26
Servicing the construction boom.
T. Gregory   Redland Precast Concrete Products Ltd, Hong Kong
 
GRC on Kawasaki Island
GRC on Dusseldorf Noise barrier