Northeast Texas Chapter of the American Concrete Institute

ACI NETX Monthly Meeting - Khaled Nahlawi,PhD - ACI Repair Code

  • 22 Sep 2016
  • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (UTC-06:00)
  • Texas Star Conference Center, 1400 Texas Star Parkway, Euless, TX 76040


  • Meal and meeting registration.

Registration is closed

The Northeast Texas ACI monthly technical meeting will be on Thursday, Sept 22, 2016 at 12:00 noon at the Texas Star. 

Khaled Nahlawi, PhD, will be our guest speaker for the ACI monthly technical meeting.

ACI Repair Code

This presentation will introduce the ACI 562-16, “Code Requirements for Assessment, Repair, and Rehabilitation of Existing Concrete Structures and Commentary.” This is the first U.S. code produced specifically for the repair of reinforced concrete. A new guide document for the code with additional information and project examples that help users interpret the code requirements will also be highlighted. Topics covered in this presentation will include: 

  • Why a repair code is needed 
  • The philosophy behind ACI 562 
  • How the code promotes consistency in repair design 
  • Recognizing repair construction challenges 
  • Significance of a quality assurance program for successful repairs 
  • How the code can save the owner money 

Khaled Nahlawi, PhD, PE is a Senior Engineer at the American Concrete Institute. His role at ACI is to provide technical and administrative support to ACI's Technical Committees and communicate the work of these committees to other Standard Developing Organizations and Regulatory Agencies. He received his PhD from the University of Michigan. Has over 20 years of experience in the design and strengthening of structures. He joined ACI in 2009 as a senior engineer and has supported, among other duties, in the re-organization effort of 318. He is a registered engineer in California and Michigan. 

If you have paid your annual dues of $50.00, then lunch is included.  If you have not paid yet, you may pay your membership at the door. If you do not wish to pay for the membership you are most welcome to attend the luncheon which is $25.00. You MUST register on-line for the meeting and luncheon.

You can pay through Paypal or at the door.

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