YTL Cement held a seminar at Renaissance Hotel in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Ir. Dr. Tam Chat Tim, YTL Cement's Technical Advisor, together with Ir. Soo Thong Phor, YTL Cement's Director of Technical and Product Development, gave talks on the topic of "Enhancing Durability of Coastal and Marine Structures."
The seminar was attended by over 200 participants consisting of Engineers, Consultants, Contractors, Developers, Readymix Concrete Suppliers, Precasters, Industrial Users as well as Officers from various government agencies.
The presentations covered:
- The historical development of durability requirements for coastal and marine structures, and a comparison of the different requirements in various countries.
- Review of cracking in concrete-types and potential causes of cracking in fresh and hardened concrete and their role in concrete durability.
In appreciation of all its customers' support, YTL Cement organised as usual a quiz with attractive prizes for the seminar participants.