Webinar on ACI Repair Code 562-21

Date : Friday, 9th February 2024

Time : 6.30 PM IST / 8.00 AM ET

Presenter:  Robert Howell, PE, Engineer, American Concrete Institute

Moderator : Dr. Yogini Deshpande

About the Webinar

This webinar will introduce the ACI 562-21, “Code Requirements for Assessment, Repair, and Rehabilitation of Existing Concrete Structures and Commentary.” This is the first U. S. code produced specifically for the repair of reinforced concrete. A new guide document for the code with additional information and project examples that help users interpret the code requirements will also be highlighted.

Topics covered in this presentation will include –

  • Why a repair code is needed
  • The philosophy behind ACI 562
  • How the code promotes consistency in repair design
  • Recognizing repair construction challenges
  • Significance of a quality assurance program of successful repairs
  • How the code can save the owner money