The Supreme Court of Concrete
The American Concrete Institute (ACI) Committee 318 writes the building code for concrete construction. In the world of concrete, where life safety is at stake, the committee is the ‘Supreme Court’, establishing the rules that are followed universally in the U.S. and in many other countries around the world.
Once appointed, the members of Committee 318 often serve for the rest of their careers and make important recommendations for safe design and construction of buildings, which are widely adopted around the globe. Tess Ahlborn (CEE) is one of ACI 318’s latest additions.
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