The fib (International Federation for Structural Concrete), formed by 43 national member groups and approximately 1,000 individual or corporate members, is a not-for-profit association committed to advancing the technical, economic, aesthetic and environmental performance of concrete structures worldwide.
2016 fib Award Winners
The fib has announced the recipients of its 2016 awards. Honorary Life Membership is given in recognition of significant personal contributions to the association, and the fib Medal of Merit recognises significant contributions to the field of structural concrete and to the fib. John Cairns of the UK was awarded Honorary Life Membership and Stuart Matthews of the UK and Michel Moussard of France were presented with the 2016 Medals of Merit. The fib is grateful to these extraordinary members for their long-standing commitment to the organisation.
High tech concrete: Where technology and engineering meet!
The next fib Symposium “High-tech concrete: Where technology and engineering meet!” will take place at the MECC in Maastricht, Netherlands from 12 June to 14 June 2017.
The event is being jointly organized by the Dutch Concrete Association (Betonvereniging) and the Belgian Concrete Association (Belgische Betongroepering). Germany is represented by Prof. Josef Hegger from Aachen University.
On this occasion, the award ceremony for the Achievement Award for Young Engineers in memory of A.S.G. Bruggeling will take place.
There is still time to apply for the International student competition for Sustainable COncreteCOnstruction DEsign until 15 February 2017. More information here.
Please note that the early-bird registration fees are available until 1 March 2017. Register now.