Programmes

The Institute conducts varieties of programmes like Seminars, Workshops, Conferences, Exhibition and Deminars and training programmes throughout the year on various topics related to concrete technology.  ICI-IWC and ICI ACECON are two such international events organized by once in five years.  Experts in concrete technology from all over the world participate in these events and share their experience.

Training

Large organizations avail in-house training programmes conducted by ICI to educate their personnel on best practices in making good concrete.Indian Concrete Institute also conducts number of artisan training programmes in various construction centres in India, on demand.

Certification Programme

ICI conducts a certification course in Concrete Testing for the benefit of Site Supervisors and Lab Technicians.  This is done in collobration with BMTPC (Buidling Materials Technology Promotion Council) which comes under Ministry of Urban Development, Govt. of India.

Concrete Day

Concrete day is being celebrated by the Institute through all its centres, on September 7th each year, the day in which the Institute was formally registered as a Society.  On this day special lectures are organized.  In addition, centres also honor outstanding personalities for their contributions to the concrete technology and outstanding concrete structures are also awarded.

Student Chapter

ICI encourages civil engineering students to start student chapters in their respective colleges and these chapters provide unique opportunities to Student Members to interact with practicing professionals in various disciplines, with an objective of reducing the gap between their therotical knowledge and practice.  Their participation in ICI Students Chapter activities enhances the students employability and soft skills.  More than 120 Students Chapters have been opened so far.  Student members become eligible for various concessions offered by ICI.

Publications

The Indian Edition of the well-known book 'Concrete Micro Structure, Properties and Materials' by Prof. P.K. Mehta and J.M. Monterio have been published for the benefit of the students and practicing engineers.  Also Proceedings of important Seminars, Workshops, Conferences are published for the benefit of members. 

ICI Monographs

Four monographs on (1) Concrete Admixtures (2) Durability of Concrete Structures (3) Formwork for Concrete and (4) High performance Concrete have been brought out.

ICI Special Publications

ICI has brought out 'Guide for Good Concrete Construction’ - Hindi Version has also been published.

ICI Journal

ICI Journal carries peer reviewed technical papers in each of the quarterly issues. Technical abstracts of papers from national and international journals are also provided. This Journal is under exchange circulation with a number of international professional bodies. Please click here to see the current issue.

ICI-Update

An electronic newsletter titled "ICI update" is mailed to all members every month, which carries news from various centres and student chapters in addition to selected Technical papers presented in ICI-events.

Advisory Service

ICI offers an industry advisory service for problem solving in design, construction, maintenance and repairs.

Archives

ICI has created an Archives in the website which carries all technical papers presented in the events, which is a treasure of knowledge, useful for Researchers and Project Work.

ICI - Endowment Lecture

The founder President of the Institute Dr.M.Ramaiah has instituted an Endowment Lecture on "Quality in Construction". M/s Contruma Consultancy has instituted an endonment lecture in memory of late Dr. T.N. Subba Rao, former president of ICI. Eminent concrete technologists deliver the lectures during the Annual General Meeting of the Institute in September every year.

Technical Board & Technical Committees

ICI has constituted several Technical Committees to evolve codes, to frame guidelines and to author handbooks on specialized topics for the benefit of practicing engineers.  More than nine such Committees are working on various topcis.  These Committees are guided by a Technical Board constituted by Eminent Experts.

ICI Annual Awards

ICI has instituted several awards sponsored by reputed organisation and individuals.These awards are presented to individuals and organisations to recognize their talents and their contribution to the growth of Concrete Techology and Construction.