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Shotcrete magazine, the quarterly publication of ASA, is the leading magazine of the shotcrete industry, and is designed to educate and promote the flexibility and efficiency of shotcrete placement for quality, durable concrete construction.To view the full issue and to subscribe for free, click here .

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The Use of Shotcrete as a Repair Process for Marine Structures
ASA member Liam Ireland, King Packaged Materials Company, discusses how shotcrete provides a more versatile and cost-effective solution for repairing concrete marine structures than traditional form-and-pour methods. The reduction or elimination of formwork and a dramatic reduction in the need for cranes and lifting equipment makes shotcrete a more sustainable repair solution. To read the full article, click here.
ASA Shotcrete Inspector Education
October 23, 2019 | ACI Convention, Cincinnati, OH
Less than 1 week away, register here today!
There is still time to register for the upcoming Shotcrete Inspector program. Attendees must register by Monday, October 21, 2019, to attend. This seminar will be held at The ACI Concrete Convention and Exposition. Shotcrete’s growing use in construction and its soon to be released inclusion in ACI 318 "Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete" necessitates on-site inspectors who are knowledgeable about shotcrete materials, application, and quality. Topics in this seminar includes material selections, equipment, placement techniques, finishing, curing, protection, testing, and safety as it relates to the building official or inspector. This course is the recommended educational component to ACI’s new Shotcrete Inspector Certification Program. The seminar will count as a portion of the work experience required for the ACI certification. For more information, click here.
ASA Fall 2019 Committee Meetings
ASA Fall Committee Meetings will be held Saturday, October 19, 2019, at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati, OH, prior to The ACI Concrete Convention and Exposition, October 20-24. ASA meetings are open and are key to advancing the use of shotcrete in the construction industry. No registration is required to attend these ASA meetings. ASA welcomes and encourages participation from new faces. For more information, click here .
Visit ASA at WOC, Booth #S11038
Register now using ASA's source code: A17 for $25 Exhibits-Only Admission*

Feb. 3 - ASA 90-minute Shotcrete Seminar | ASA Annual Membership Meeting

Feb. 4 - ASA Shotcrete Nozzleman Education | ASA Outstanding Shotcrete Project Awards Banquet

Feb. 5 - ASA Shotcrete Contractor Education
2020 Shotcrete Media Kit
Access the Media Kit here today!
Shotcrete magazine is the only international magazine focused exclusively on the growing shotcrete industry. Marketing in Shotcrete magazine is an investment––not only in your company’s growth, but also in supporting the expansion of the shotcrete market. The magazine covers all aspects of the shotcrete market and also highlights advances and achievements of shotcrete —from recognizing outstanding projects, to reports on shotcrete research, to articles exemplifying the state-of-the-art of shotcrete placement. Place your insertion order by December 15, 2019, to ensure your inclusion for the entire 2020 series! For more information, rates, and deadlines, contact Lacey Stachel, ASA Editorial and Marketing Manager, at or 248.848.3736.
Shotcrete Nozzleman Education
at the International Pool Spa Patio Expo
The Shotcrete Nozzleman Education session, a prerequisite for those pursuing ACI Shotcrete Nozzleman Certification, will be held at the International Pool Spa Patio Expo in New Orleans, LA, November 6, 2019. This session is a great resource for all seeking a better understanding of the shotcrete process, from concrete chemistry to safety tips, and is also appropriate for pool contractors, project managers, and supervisors using shotcrete on their pool projects but not necessarily pursuing certification. For more information and registration, click here.
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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.