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ACI FIRST MIX - The Chapter's Newsletter    Subscribe to ACI FIRST MIX

We want to include your company news in ACI First Mix and provide links to articles of interest and to resource organizations.  Please send to info@aci-ncavnv.orgThank you! 

• SPECIAL PDF - 2016 Construction Awards Winners with live links to the projects so you can learn more. This PDF is posted to the Chapter's Cloud account.  2017 Construction Awards entry deadline is September 20th -- and the awards banquet is October 10th! 

 170828 - Issue #31 -  Oroville Dam Video, Sustainability Strategies, Good Wishes to Tom Fourre, Why Use Cellular Concrete?, 2017 ACI Construction Awards, Anaheim Fall ACI Convention, Industry News, Student Committee Co-Chairs, Golf Classic Slideshow, and more! This issue is posted to the Chapter's Cloud account.  

 170814 - Issue #30 -  Why Use Cellular Concrete?, 2017 ACI Construction Awards, Anaheim Fall ACI Convention, Industry News, Student Committee Co-Chairs, Golf Classic Slideshow, and more! This issue is posted to the Chapter's Cloud account. 

 170717 - Issue #29 -  Annual Meeting Recap, First Board Meeting, Invitation to Testing Firms, Organizational Member Thank You, Cal Poly Wins, Positions Available, Golf Classic Slideshow link, and more! This issue is posted to the Chapter's Cloud account. 

 170606 - Issue #28 -  Annual Meeting, Election Results, ACI Past President Mike Schneider, SJSU Competes, Positions Available, Industry Sightings, and more! This issue is posted to the Chapter's Cloud account. 

 170216 - Issue #26 -  ACI President Mike Schneider March 14 in San Ramon, Tom Adams February 21 in Chico, 2016 Events in Review, 2017 Activities Preview, Construction Awards Winners and Project Links.  This special three page issue is posted to the Chapter's Cloud account. 

161221 - Issue #25 - January 10th in Reno - Virginia Street Bridge; Wendell Reed Passes; Protection through Design Webinar; World of Concrete; Quality Concrete Class; Video, PowerPoint and Website Links for Winners of the 2016 Construction Awards; Concrete Industry News and Tech Calendar of Events to June 2017; Job Opportunities and more. This special three page issue is posted to the Chapter's Cloud account. 

161212 - Issue #24 - Dec 13th Holiday Social; Video, PowerPoint and Websites for Winners of the 2016 Construction Awards; Calendar of Events to June 2017; Job Opportunities and more. This issue is posted to the Chapter's Cloud account. 

161122 - Issue #23 - Special Issue - Winners of the 2016 Construction Awards, Dr. Adam Neville Passes at 93, Calendar of Events to June 2017, Job Opportunities and more. This issue is posted to the Chapter's Cloud account. 

161107 - Issue #22 - 2016 Construction Award Winners, Snapshots of October 11 Event on Reducing Shrinkage Cracking, Industry News and Tech, Calendar of Events to June 2017, Job Opportunities and more. 

161102 - Issue #21 - 2016 Construction Awards Reservations, Industry News, Calendar Events, Job Opportunities.

160930 - Issue #20 - Reducing Shrinkage Cracking Oct. 11, Enter the 2016 Construction Awards, Calendar of Events, ACI Fall Convention, Thanks to Sept. 13 Presenters and Guests, CalCIMA Fall Convention, Job Opportunities, Contact Us

160824 - Issue #19 - Roller Compacted Concrete Sept. 13, 2016 Construction Awards Nov. 8, Calendar of Events, Membership Report for June and July, ACI Fall Convention, Strength Test Webinar, CalCIMA Fall Convention, UNR Building Upgrade, Cemex EPA Awards, Piezoelectric Roadways, Fabric Repair for Bridges, Job Opportunities, Golf Classic and Annual Meeting Slideshows

160717 - Issue #18 - New ACI Chapter Board, Golfing with Bill Murray, Chapter President's Message, Video of New Apple HQ, Golf Classic and Annual Meeting Slideshows, Job Opportunities including FORTA, Self-Healing Concrete Testing, ACI President: 'The Value of Chapters', Light Emitting Concrete

160603 - Issue #17 - Elections, Annual Meeting June 14 at LangeTwins, ACI President Michael Schneider Brings Contractor Perspective, New Benefit for Chapter Members - CI Subscription, AB 219 Resources, Event Shopper Simplifies Reservations, How to Contact Us, Industry Job Opportunities

160519 - Issue #16 - AB 219 Resources, Annual Meeting June 14 at LangeTwins, 2016 Election Candidates, SNCA Concrete Expo May 24, Chapter Staff at ACI Leadership event, How to Contact Us, Industry Job Opportunities

160510 - Issue #15 - Annual Meeting June 14 at LangeTwins, AB 219 Resources, ACI Golf Classic Winners and Thank You, Claude Trusty 1933 to 2016, SNCA Concrete Expo May 24, 2016 Chapter Election Preparations, How to Contact Us

160415 - Issue #14 - ACI Golf Classic at Granite Bay Golf Club, SJSU Canoe Team Places 2nd, April 12 Dinner Photos, Chapter Election Preparations, Industry Job Opportunities, How to Contact Us

160407 - Issue #13 - Performance Based Design of 111 Main - SEAOCC/ACI Event, ACI Golf Classic at Granite Bay Golf Club, Chapter Election Preparations, ICRI Symposium April 29, ACI and CalCIMA Job Listings

1603029 - Issue #12 - Special 3-Page Issue - Thank You from ACI President Sharon Wood, Nanotech and Concrete Webinar, Kings Arena Drone Project Wins Award, Performance Based Design of 111 Main - SEAOCC/ACI Event, ACI Golf Classic at Granite Bay Golf Club, ACI and CalCIMA Job Listings, Event Schedule

1603023 - Issue #11 - Performance Based Design of 111 Main - SEAOCC/ACI Event, ACI Golf Classic at Granite Bay Golf Club, WOC Post-Event eMagazine, Self-Healing Concrete, ACI and CalCIMA Job Listings, Event Schedule

1603016 - Issue #10 - Performance Based Design of 111 Main - SEAOCC/ACI Event, ACI Golf Classic at Granite Bay Golf Club, ACI President Sharon Wood with SJSU Students, Reversible Concrete, Creating Sustainable Cement, ACI and CalCIMA Job Listings, Event Schedule

160302 - Issue #9 - Creating Quieter Concrete, ACI President Sharon Wood at SJSU, Energy Star Winners include Lehigh and Cemex, Headwaters Buys CalStar Technology, ACI and CalCIMA Job Listings, Event Schedule 

160222 - Issue #8 - Concrete Growth in 3Q 2015, ACI President Sharon Wood at SJSU, PCA and Well Fargo Offer 2016 Forecasts, Research in Molecular Concrete, ACI Golf Classic, Event Schedule, ACI and CalCIMA Job Listings 

160217 - Issue #7 - Mile High Tokyo Project, March 8 at SJSU with ACI President Sharon Wood, Thanks to February 16 Participants, ACI Golf Classic, Cal Poly Team Pours It On

160211 - Issue #6 - March 8 at San Jose State University - ACI President Sharon Wood, Sign Up for February 16 CSUC Student Night - Future of Concrete in California, Job Listings, EPA Determines Concrete LA River Is Navigable Waterway, ACI Golf Classic 

160201 - Issue #5 - March 8 at San Jose State University - ACI President Sharon Wood, Sign Up for February 16 CSUC Student Night - Rolled Compacted Concrete, Job Listings, Apple HQ Construction Video  

160125 - Issue #4:  New Chapter Logo, ACI Golf Classic, Industry News and Job Opportunities, Chapter Coming Events, Join Us, Improving Online Payments, Links to Learn About the Website


160118 - Issue #3:  ACI Spring 2016 Convention, Students Build the Future - Chapters and Teams, Chapter Coming Events

160111 - Issue #2:  1,000 Certification Exams Given, World of Concrete, Joseph Warnes Named Honorary Member, Membership Growth in 2015

160104 - Issue #1: Shade/Nabben Project, Make a Concrete Investment as a Member, 58 Years Since 1958, Event Calendar, Link to Certification Section

We want to include your company news in ACI First Mix and provide links to articles of interest and to resource organizations. Please send to info@aci-ncavnv.org. Thank you! 


RESOURCE LINKS       

Initials Organization URL
ACI American Concrete Institute www.concrete.org
AIA American Institute of Architects www.aia.org
AISI American Iron & Steel Institute www.steel.org
ANSI American National Standards Institute www.ansi.org
ASCE American Society of Civil Engineers www.asce.org
ASHRAE American Society of Heating, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Engineers www.ashrae.org
ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers www.asme.org
ASNT American Society for Nondestructive Testing www.asnt.org
ASTM American Society for Testing and Materials www.astm.org
AWC American Wood Council www.awc.org
AWS American Welding Society www.aws.org
CALBO California Building Officials www.calbo.org
CalCIMA  California Construction and Industrial Materials Association  www.calcima.org 
CBSC California Building Standards Commission www.bsc.ca.gov
CMACN Concrete Masonry Association of California and Nevada www.cmacn.org
CRSI Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute www.crsi.org
DOE Department of Energy www.energy.gov
DSA Division of the State Architect (California) www.dgs.ca.gov/dsa
EPA U. S. Environmental Protection Agency www.epa.gov
FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency www.fema.gov
HUD U. S. Department of Housing & Urban Development www.hud.gov
IAEI International Association of Electrical Inspectors www.iaei.org
IAFC International Association of Fire Chiefs www.iafc.org
IAS International Accreditation Service www.iasonline.org
ICC International Code Council www.iccsafe.org
ICC ES International Code Council Evaluation Service www.icc-es.org
MCEER Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research www.mceer.buffalo.edu
MIA Masonry Institute of America www.masonryinstitute.org
NAHB National Association of Home Builders www.nahb.org
NFPA National Fire Protection Association www.nfpa.org
NFSA National Fire Sprinkler Association www.nfsa.org
NIST National Institute of Standards & Technology www.nist.gov
NLC National League of Cities www.nic.org
NSPE National Society of Professional Engineers www.nspe.org
OSHA Occupational Safety & Health Administration www.osha.gov
PCA Portland Cement Association www.cement.org
SEA Structural Engineers Association - International www.seaint.org
SEAOC Structural Engineers Association of California www.seaoc.org
SEAOCC  Structural Engineers Association of Central California   www.seaocc.org 
SEAONC Structural Engineers Association of Northern California www.seaonc.org
UL Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. www.ul.com
USGS U. S. Geological Survey www.usgs.gov
WFCA Western Fire Chiefs Association www.wfca.com
WWPA Western Wood Products Association  www.wwpa.org

Thank you to Miki Craig, the Chapter's Business Administrative Manager, for providing the preceding list. If our website visitors have a news release, an article link, or a resource link to contribute, please email us info@aci-ncawnv.org.   

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FIRST MIX - The Chapter's Weekly Newsletter 

160104 - Issue #1: Shade/Nabben Project, Make a Concrete Investment as a Member, 58 Years Since 1958, Event Calendar, Link to Certification Section 

160111 - Issue #2: 1,000 Certification Exams Given, World of Concrete, Joseph Warnes Named Honorary Member, Membership Growth in 2015

160118 - Issue #3:  ACI Spring 2016 Convention, Students Build the Future - Chapters and Teams, Chapter Coming Events

160125 - Issue #4:  New Chapter Logo, ACI Golf Classic, Industry News and Job Opportunities, Chapter Coming Events, Join Us, Improving Online Payments, Links to Learn About the Website

160201 - Issue #5 - March 8 at San Jose State University - ACI President Sharon Wood, Sign Up for February 16 CSUC Student Night - Rolled Compacted Concrete, Job Listings, Apple HQ Construction Video  

160211 - Issue #6 - March 8 at San Jose State University - ACI President Sharon Wood, Sign Up for February 16 CSUC Student Night - Future of Concrete in California, Job Listings, EPA Determines Concrete LA River Is Navigable Waterway, ACI Golf Classic 

160217 - Issue #7 - Mile High Tokyo Project, March 8 at SJSU with ACI President Sharon Wood, Thanks to February 16 Participants, ACI Golf Classic, Cal Poly Team Pours It On

160222 - Issue #8 - Concrete Growth in 3Q 2015, ACI President Sharon Wood at SJSU, PCA and Well Fargo Offer 2016 Forecasts, Research in Molecular Concrete, ACI Golf Classic, Event Schedule, ACI and CalCIMA Job Listings 

160717 - Issue #18 - New ACI Chapter Board, Golfing with Bill Murray, Chapter President's Message, Video of New Apple HQ, Golf Classic and Annual Meeting Slideshows, Job Opportunities including FORTA, Self-Healing Concrete Testing, ACI President: 'The Value of Chapters', Light Emitting Concrete  
160717 - Issue #18 - New ACI Chapter Board, Golfing with Bill Murray, Chapter President's Message, Video of New Apple HQ, Golf Classic and Annual Meeting Slideshows, Job Opportunities including FORTA, Self-Healing Concrete Testing, ACI President: 'The Value of Chapters', Light Emitting Concretestyle="color: #3f3f3f; font-size: small;">  


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