Seminar at the Cracow University of Technology
In the academic year 2018/2019, the Association of Concrete Producers continues its cooperation with the building departments of technical universities, including organization of seminars popularizing precast concrete and cellular concrete. The twenty-ninth meeting with this cycle took place on October 24, 2018 at the Faculty of Civil Engineering at the Cracow University of Technology. The seminar was officially opened by dr hab. Eng. Andrzej Szarata prof. PK, Dean of the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Ryszard Zając - President of the Concrete Producers Association (SPB), The first part of the meeting presents four program papers. The speech by Józef Kostrzewski was devoted to the history and current situation of the precast concrete industry and ABK in Poland, as well as the activity of the Association. Robert Bulka from H + H Polska presented cellular concrete as a modern material with great possibilities, and Filip Woziwodzki from Pekabex Betwspółnych constructions from prefabricated elements. At the end of the first part, Michał Skrzypczyński from Chryso Polska presented modern chemical admixtures.
The second part of the seminar was started by Ryszard Zając - President of Solbet Stalowa Wola, presenting the company and its products. Then Tomasz Chyła from Comfort made a presentation of the company and the possibility of designing using BIM. Later, Przemysław Deryło from Rector presented his company and the Rector system. At the end, Benedykt Karczewski from Astra presented the possibilities of using synthetic fibers in concrete prefabrication. Traditionally, the seminar was accompanied by an exhibition displaying products, banners, charts, catalogs and leaflets as well as advertising materials of companies participating in the meeting.