Shotcrete magazine, the quarterly publication of ASA, is the leading magazine of the shotcrete industry, and is designed to educate and promote the use of shotcrete as a method of placing concrete. To view the full issue and to subscribe for free, click here .
Andrea Scott shares a goal of the ASA Safety Committee is to provide resources to help make our members’ existing safety programs stronger and provide information to the industry about shotcrete specific safety issues. Read the full Committee Chair Memo here .
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Safety Guidelines for Shotcrete Now Available in English and Spanish
"Safety Guidelines for Shotcrete" is intended as a guide to encourage personal safety considerations, but not to replace training and education programs or supervision by qualified individuals. Each shotcrete contractor has a responsibility to develop, maintain, and administer a company safety program appropriate for their operations.
Chapter topics include:
• Personal Protective Equipment;
• Communications;
• Lighting, Back, and Spine Safety;
• Shotcrete Materials;
• Shotcrete Equipment; and
• Shotcrete Placement: Wet- and Dry-mix Processes.
As a significant benefit of membership, all Corporate Members will receive one complimentary copy of this publication.
Additional copies are available through the ASA Bookstore for $25 each (for members; $100 for nonmembers). Available in
both print and electronic formats.
For more information or to purchase a copy of this publication, visit the ASA Bookstore at
a "Guía de seguridad para el concreto lanzado" tiene la intención de ser una guía para alentar consideraciones de seguridad personal seguridad personal, pero no para reemplazar los programas de capacitación y educación o la supervisión por parte de personas calificadas. Cada empresa o contratista de concreto lanzado tiene la responsabilidad de desarrollar, mantener y administrar un programa de seguridad apropiado para sus operaciones.
Los temas del capítulo incluyen:
• Equipo de protección personal;
• Comunicación;
• Iluminación, Seguridad de la espalda y la columna;
• Materiales de concreto lanzado;
• Equipo de colocación de concreto lanzado; y
• Colocación de concreto lanzado: vía húmeda y vía seca.
Como beneficio significativo de la membresía, todos los miembros corporativos recibirá una copia gratuita de esta publicación. Copias adicionales están disponibles a través de la librería ASA por $25 USD cada uno (para miembros; $100 sin membresía).
Para obtener más información o para comprar una copia de esta publicación, visite el Librería de ASA en
ASA at New York Build 2019
ASA is pleased to be an event partner of New York Build 2019. The conference program features 200+ speakers, nine specialized summits, AIA CES approved training workshops, the Architects Wall, and NYC Construction Awards. In addition, two ASA seminars will be presented at New York Build 2019 on March 12, 2019. Register to attend for free today! Click here for registration.

Architectural Shotcrete – Creative, Sustainable, and Durable Concrete Structures Using Shotcrete
Presented by Charles Hanskat, ASA Executive Director, this seminar will provide the owner, architect, engineer, project specifier, field inspector, and general contractors an overview on how shotcrete can allow flexibility and creativity in a variety of architectural and structural concrete applications.

Advanced Shotcrete
Presented by ASA members Bill Drakeley and Frank E. Townsend III, this seminar will focus on advanced techniques in shotcrete placement. Specific applications covered include tunnels, shafts, water retention, soil support, blast support, and others. 

For more information about New York Build 2019, click here .
Advertise in Shotecrete Magazine
Grow your business by investing your marketing dollars through advertising in ASA’s Shotcrete magazine. Shotcrete magazine is the only international magazine focused exclusively on the shotcrete industry. Our magazine covers all aspects of the shotcrete market and highlights our shotcrete advances and achievements—from recognizing outstanding projects, to reports on shotcrete research, to articles exemplifying the state-of-the-art of shotcrete placement. Each issue of Shotcrete magazine has a readership of over 17,000 subscribers in over 100 countries.
Available 2019 themes include:
• Spring – Repair/Retrofit/Repurposing
• Summer – Dams/Water Structures
• Fall – Inspection/Testing
The deadline for insertion orders for the Spring Issue is March 1, 2019.
For more information, rates, and deadlines, click here. Questions and insertion orders can be sent to Lacey Stachel, ASA Editorial and Marketing Manager, at or 248.848.3736 .
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About ASA
The American Shotcrete Association (ASA), headquartered in Farmington Hills, MI, is a non-profit organization of contractors, suppliers, manufacturers, designers, engineers, owners, and others with a common interest in advancing the use of shotcrete. Founded in 1998, ASA increases awareness of the shotcrete process in concrete construction.