Current Issue Flipbook

Trade Journals for the Concrete Industry

Current Issue Archive Online Flipbooks CPI Middle East CPI TV Events Buyers' Guide Newsletter Advertising Subscription

The development of a new model codefor concrete structures

CPI-series on International standards and specifications, Part 3/3


The international concrete industry currently experiences a time of major changes in codes and specifications and the general trend follows an internationalization of standards for concrete structures. In a series of 3 papers, CPI discusses these developments. Part 3 discusses the new fib Model Code, which is expected to be published in 2008 and which holds significant changes in comparison to the current version (fib Model Code 1990). Major changes comprise consideration of new types of concrete and additional design requirements, such as durability, sustainability, and life-cycle design.

Show article
Download article


CPi worldwide journals are trade journals for the concrete and precast concrete industry that are published in 10 different language editions in more than 170 countries. These trade journals, with their practical editorial reporting on research, production and applications, are specifically addressing the decision makers of the concrete and precast concrete industry.

About us
ad-media GmbH

Industriestrasse 180
50999 Cologne

T: + 49 2236 96 23 90
F: + 49 2236 96 23 96

  • Magazine
  • CPi-tv
  • Events
  • Buyers' Guide
  • Newsletter
  • Advertising
  • Patents
  • ad-media GmbH
  • Linkedin
  • Imprint
  • Data Protection