We are thankful to all the participants and supporters for making the ‘2nd Biennial R N Raikar International Conference’ on ‘Concrete Technology’ the grand and memorable event. The mission was to introduce the participants to the cutting edge technologies in the field of concrete and concrete
construction and to facilitate technology transfer in appropriate areas. A galaxy of national & international experts enlightened the audience and two
towering personalities, Dr. Nemkumar Banthia and Dr. P. A. Muhammed Basheer, were felicitated by convening an international symposium in their
The India Chapter was fully geared up for this 2nd R N Raikar biennial international conference. ACI had graciously cosponsored this international
event and host of other international technical bodies offered their support.

We are happy to inform that international journals of ‘Construction & Building Materials’ in which some of the papers will be selected, is featuring in
the blog by ‘White House’. The link for the same is as under :
Distinguished technocrats with outstanding contribution to India construction industry were recognized in this conference. Once again we express our gratitude to all for joining and participating in this technical extravaganza.

Amphora Award ::
Special award will be given by the conference committee for the “Best NDT for Civil Engineering Applications” sponsored by M/s. Amphora NDT, UK

Along with the Concrete Industry we all are waiting for the next Biennial R N Raikar International Conference’ on ‘Concrete Technology’! Stay tuned..

If you would like us to intimate you about the concerned happenings please drop a message!

Important Links


American Concrete Institute

The ACI was founded in 1904 as a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to public service and representing the user interest in the field of concrete. ACI gathers and distributes information on the improvement of design, construction and maintenance of concrete products and structures.

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India Chapter of American Concrete Institute

We realize that sharing and exchange of activities, knowledge and information is inevitable for efficient sustenance of the user interest in the field of concrete.

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R. N. Raikar

Mr. Raikar was the unfading light showing path & direction to India Chapter of American Concrete Institute (ACI) From the very inception in 1979 till his untimely departure on 8th of March 2008, his untiring efforts have catapulted India Chapter into a national body & due to array of activities in the field of concrete, the Chapter received the ‘Excellent Chapter Award’ from ACI, and continues to receive till date.

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About Committee Members