2018 Mega Demo in Raleigh

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The 2018 Mega Demo

Thursday and Friday, May 17 & 18

The big one is back!  Our last Mega Demo was in 2014 and it was one of our most popular and well attended events.  This year’s Mega Demo will include:

  • Half day technical sessions on Thursday
  • Visit and demonstrations at the NC State Concrete Lab
  • Full day of product demonstrations on Friday
  • 5 PDH’s awarded each day

 Book Your Room at the Holiday Inn Downtown Raleigh

We have rooms reserved for Wednesday night, May 16th and Thursday night, May 17th.  Hospitality Suite open both nights!

Full 2 Day Mega Demo Registration:

$295 (Plus PayPal Fees)
Full 2-day Mega Demo Registration Includes
:

  • Half day technical sessions on Thursday
  • Thursday Lunch
  • Visit and demonstrations at the NC State Concrete Lab
  • Full day of product demonstrations on Friday
  • Friday Lunch
  • Tool Bag
  • Mega Demo T-Shirt
  • Hospitality Suite Wednesday and Thursday night

Full 2-Day Registration

$295 (+$5 PayPal Fee)

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Print a Registration Form to register and pay by check.

Single Day Mega Demo Registration:

$100 (Plus PayPal Fees)
Single Demo-Day (Friday) Registration Includes
:

  • Full day of product demonstrations on Friday
  • Friday Lunch
  • Tool Bag
  • Mega Demo T-Shirt

Single Day Registration

$100 (+$5 PayPal Fee)


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Your Name:
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Purchase Table Top Space for Thursday at the Holiday Inn:
$130


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Headquarters Hotel:

Holiday Inn Raleigh Downtown
320 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

Book Your Room In Our Room Block ($119)

Thursday Afternoon – NCSU Lab:

Centennial Campus
2414 Campus Shore Road
Raleigh 27695

Friday Mega Demo Location:

NCSU Beef Educational Unit
Lake Wheeler Field Laboratories
3720 Lake Wheeler Rd.
Raleigh NC. 27603

THURSDAY MORNING, MAY 17, 2018
Holiday Inn Raleigh Downtown
320 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

9:00 a.m.
General Session: Welcome and Announcements
President, Robert McDowell WxProofing, LLC

9:15 – 9:50 a.m.
Repairing and Strengthening in one process with Fiber Reinforced Cementitious Matrix
Bob Crosser, RPS Specialist – Simpson Strong-Tie

9:50 – 10:25 a.m.
Stadium Waterproofing Repair Project
Dave Tepke, P.E. – SKA Consulting Engineers

10:25 – 10:40 a.m. – Break & Tabletops

10:40 – 11:15 a.m
Repairing and Strengthening Concrete Structures
Greg Blaszak – Milliken Infrastructure Solutions

11:15 – 11:50
Kelly & Steve Getz – CTP Construction Tie Products

12:00 – 1:00 – LUNCH

THURSDAY AFTERNOON, MAY 17:
CONFERENCE MOVES TO NCSU
CONSTRUCTED FACILITIES LAB

Centennial Campus
2414 Campus Shore Road
Raleigh 27695
BRING YOUR HARD HAT AND SAFETY GLASSES

NCSU Auditorium:
1:30 – 2:00 p.m. What’s Under The Hood – aka Non-destructive Imaging Techniques
Presenter: Jeff Poe, P.E. – Terracon Consultants

NCSU lab:
2:15 -2:45 p.m. Demonstration of Ultrasonic shear wave tomography (MIRA), and Corrosion rate, resistivity and half-cell potential (ICOR) imaging and testing equipment
Jeff Poe, P.E. – Terracon Consultants

3:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Testing of Fiber Reinforced Cementitious Matrix Beams
Bob Crosser – Simpson Strong Tie
Ben Smith, P.E. – NCSU

3:45 – 4:30
Lab Tour
Ben Smith, P.E. – NCSU

FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2018
NCSU Beef Education Unit
3720 Lake Wheeler Road,
Raleigh 27602

8:00 -8:30 a.m. – Arrival and Orientation

8:30 – 8:45 a.m.
Welcome and Intros

8:45 – 9:15 a.m.
Horizontal concrete repair materials – utilizing low-dust concrete repair materials.
Zach Duggan & Brian Spencer – BASF Construction Systems

9:15 – 9:45 a.m.
Mineral silicate stains and finishes for concrete.
Breathable. Won’t peel or fade.
Roy Suttles – KEIM Coatings

9:45 – 10:15 a.m.
Checking continuity of reinforcing steel with the use of a standard multi-meter. Placement and installation of discrete anodes in a concrete patch repair.
Jason Chodachek – Vector Corrosion Technologies

10:15 – 10:30 a.m. – Break

10:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Specprep SB: bonding agent/corrosion inhibitor
Repcon 928, Duopatch and Repcon VO
Allen Poteat & Keith Fleming – SpecChem

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Corrspray metalizing
Sharat Menon and Pat Reedy – Structural Group

11:30 – 12:00 p.m.
MATACRYL – PUMA WATERPROOFING
Jerome Licata – RPM Belgium Vandex

12:00 noon -12:45 p.m. – LUNCH
12:45 – 1:15 p.m.
Application of two Neogard component vehicular and pedestrian integral aggregate top coats – FC7545 & FC7548
Mosby Lawrence & Nat Jones – NEOGARD

1:15 – 1:45 p.m.
FRCM (Fiber Reinforced Cementitious Matrix) Concrete Repair and Strengthening
Bob Crosser – Simpson Strong-Tie

1:45 – 2:15 p.m.
Prosoco: Ensuring the perfect wall
Shawn Derosier – Prosoco

2:30 – 2:30 p.m. – BREAK

2:30 – 3:00 p.m.
New self consolidating, fast setting, form & pour, form & pump mortar
Jim Hadley – SIKA

3:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Using Water-Activated FRP Systems to Strengthen Structures
Myles Johnson – Milliken Infrastructure Solution

3:30 – 4:00 p.m
Floor Grinding and Dust Control Equipment
Thomas Skeen – Husqvarna

4:00 – 4:30 p.m.
CTP Construction Tie Products
Kelly & Steve Getz

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