Pervious Concrete: The Pavement That Drinks

Lorman Education Services

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. EDT

CM | 1.50

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Overview

Gain an understanding about the latest mix designs, storm water management planning, placement techniques and more.

 

Pervious concrete is an innovative building material with many environmental, economic and structural advantages. The proper use of pervious concrete is a recognized best management practice by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for providing first-flush pollution control and storm water management. Property owners and developers can also reduce fees and enhance the bottom line by using pervious concrete, which commonly provides 20 or more years of service with little or no maintenance. You will learn about the latest mix designs, freeze and thaw resistance, environmental benefits, storm water management planning and placement techniques. You will be provided with examples of projects and you will learn how pervious concrete can earn LEED® points on your green building project.

 

Resource URL

http://www.lorman.com/c400728

Speakers

Kenneth M. Justice

Kenneth M. Justice, P.E. • Senior director of Local Paving for the NRMCA, promoting the use of ready mixed concrete for parking lots and related flat work • Works closely with A/E firms, municipal and agency officials, contractors, ready mixed concrete producers and industry personnel • Promotes the use of Full-Depth ... Read More

Contact Info

Michelle Shepherd, cecoordinator@lorman.com