Webinar on “Role of Supplementary Cementitious Materials on Concrete Durability”

PHCET > Civil Expert Lecture > Webinar on “Role of Supplementary Cementitious Materials on Concrete Durability”

Department of Civil Engineering conducted webinar on “Role of Supplementary Cementitious Materials on Concrete Durability” on 19th May, 2020 at 11.30 a.m. Total 100 participants from Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Tamil Nadu, Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Amravati, Pune, Nashik, Akola, Chandrapur, Nagpur, Thane, Navi Mumbai and Mumbai have participated in this webinar. The participants from industries such as UltraTech Cement, Zigma Global Environ Solutions Private Limited, Avighnaa Contractors Private Limited have also participated in this webinar.

Date
Platform
Co-ordinator Convener
Department
19th May, 2020
Zoom Cloud Meeting App
Ms. Madhulika Sinha, Mr. Raju Narwade
Civil Engineering

The expert, Mr. Sadanand Govilkar is working as a Managing Director at Avant-Tech Lab and Research Centre Private Limited, Turbhe, MIDC, Navi Mumbai. He is a life member of Institute of Concrete Technology, London, UK (MICT) and also Life member of Indian Concrete Institute (MICI).

Mr. Sadanand Govilkar delivering Lecture on "Role of Supplementary Cementitious Materials on Concrete Durability"

Participants of the webinar

Participants of the webinar

The objective of the webinar was to provide an in-depth knowledge on concrete durability and the role of supplementary cementitious materials. The speaker explained the properties of cement and how the different supplementary cementitious materials such fly ash and GGBS effects its properties. He also discussed about the different parameters and tests for concrete durability. The concept of sustainable concrete was also discussed. The webinar was highly informative for faculty, students and research Scholars The webinar was fruitful as the participants gained the knowledge about durability of concrete. All the participants were issued E-certificate.