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The Ash Development Association of Australia is your industry body representing the interests of producers, processors, marketers, suppliers and other associated stakeholders of coal combustion products.  An important part of the Association’s role is ensuring that Association members are kept abreast of wider industry developments, environmental issues and legislation changes affecting our industry. 

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South African Coal Ash Conference 2019

26-04-2019

The South African Coal Ash Association (SACAA) will be convening stakeholders across the ash reuse value chain to identify collaboration opportunities to accelerate the use of coal ash with the aim of job creation and positive contribution to the South African economy.

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World of Coal Ash: The Conference for CCR Decision-Makers

16-04-2019

World of Coal Ash 2019 will be held May 13-16, 2019, in St. Louis, Missouri. The conference is a one-stop shop for the science, technology, and public policy outlook for CCR management.

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AS 1141 series of Amendment Projects out for Public Comment

28-03-2019

Standards Australia have advised that the AS 1141 series of the below Amendment projects are now out for Public Comment.

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ASCP Concrete Pavements Conference: Brisbane

20-03-2019

The Australian Society for Concrete Pavements (ASCP) will be holding their Concrete Pavements Forum in Brisbane on 10 April 2019. Registration is open until 5 April. 

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Low Carbon Concrete Defies the Waves

14-03-2019

In a world-first project, researchers and NSW Ports have incorporated waste from coal-fired power stations into low carbon Geopolymer concrete.

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New AS 36002018 Concrete Structure Code

28-02-2019

In April 2019, the Concrete Institute of Australia will present a seminar titled “The New AS3600-2018 Concrete Structures Code – What Impact Will It Have On You?”, focusing specifically on the recently released AS 3600 code and the challenges it presents to the construction industry.

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ASTM C618 Changes

19-02-2019

Following almost two years of consensus building discussions, the definition of what constitutes Class C and Class F fly ashes is now officially changed in the United States.  The American Coal Ash Association during their recent Winter meeting reported the likelyhood of changes to come.  

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International Conference on Coal Science & Technology

17-02-2019

International Conference on Coal Science & Technology (ICCS&T 2019) is one of the world's top conferences in the field of coal research which typically gathers several hundred delegates from around the world. ICCS&T 2019 will be held in Krakow, Poland from 24-28 November 2019. 

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CoalTech2051 Workshop: Katowice, Poland

17-02-2019

The IEA Clean Coal Centre is holding a free workshop to present some of the leading new coal technologies, from 6-7th March 2019 in Poland. 

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New Standard: AS 1141.60.1:2014 Amd 1:2019

07-02-2019

The following Standards Australia publication has been published.

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AGL DECISION TO SUSPEND SUPPLY OF COAL COMBUSTION PRODUCTS

25-01-2019

23 January 2019

AGL DECISION TO SUSPEND SUPPLY OF COAL COMBUSTION PRODUCTS 

The Ash Development Association of Australia (ADAA) representing Australian coal-fired power stations and marketers[1] of power station coal combustion products (CCPs), supports the decision by AGL’s Bayswater Power Station[2]  to suspend CCPs distribution until a full investigation is conducted into claims about elevated levels of trace metals. 

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Concrete Code AS3600 - Review on Changes

16-01-2019

Concrete Institute of Australia  are  holding a seminar which is recommended for all involved in the design of concrete structures or supply of concrete products, providing both a comprehensive review
of the  wide ranging  changes in the new code, and an opportunity to discuss how these will be applied in practice.

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What's New in Concrete

15-01-2019

To kick off 2019 and discuss what's new in concrete, the Concrete Institute of Australia are hosting a night of some light food, drinks and networking.

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ACAA 2019 Winter Meeting

08-01-2019

The American Coal Ash Association (ACAA) Winter Meeting is quickly approaching. The meeting will be held in Houston, Texas from January 30 - 31, 2019.

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Standards Australia Publications

21-12-2018

The following Standards Australia publications have been published on 21 December 2018. 

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Towards Zero Carbon: Low Carbon Coastal Protection

06-12-2018

Eight million tonnes of CO2 are produced in Australia each year, as well as 14 million tonnes of fly ash and three million tonnes of slag. By substituting Portland cement with slag and fly ash to make Geoploymer Concrete (GPC), significant CO2 reduction and economic benefit can be achieved

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ILCCC2019

20-11-2018

The first international conference on Innovation in Low-Carbon Cement and Concrete technology (ILCCC) aims to exchange the latest global scientific and technical achievements on low-carbon cement and concrete technology in order to promote their wide industrial applications.

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ASCP 5th Concrete Pavements Conference

19-11-2018

The ASCP 5th Concrete Pavements Conference will be hosted at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley NSW from Monday 21st to Tuesday 22nd July 2019.

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CAMS 2018 Symposia

15-11-2018

Hosted by Materials Australia and The Australian Ceramic Society, CAMS 2018 is Australia's largest interdisciplinary technical meeting on the latest advances in materials science, engineering and technology.

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EuroCoalAsh2019

09-11-2018

EuroCoalAsh 2019 is an international conference concerned with the use of Coal Combustion Products (CCPs) in the construction industry in Europe.

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