Defects & deterioration - Practical guidance to reduce the risk

The Concrete Society - Head office - Sandhurst, Berkshire
On-line seminar


This morning Technical webinar aims to provide guidance on potentially significant concrete defects and deterioration. This will cover common causes of deterioration and methods of specifying a suitably durable concrete.

The event will offer an in-depth insight for Engineers, Architects, Supervisors and Students with the focus on understanding mechanisms of concrete and reinforcement deterioration, together with the resulting consequences.

The sessions start at 11:00 and will close at approximately 13:00 with short break between sessions. The waiting room will open at 10:45. A copy of presentation slides will be provided post event (the delegate email address will be required)

Key topics to include:

  • Essentials of concrete composition and performance
  • Common defects
  • Physical & Chemical deterioration of concrete
  • Deterioration of reinforcement
  • Achieving durability from practical construction methods
  • Factors affecting type of deterioration and consequences


Concrete Advisory Engineers


11:00 to 13.00hr


Concrete Society members 50, Non members 75 (excl VAT)