Giatec Award for Best Paper in Civil Engineering

Giatec Scientific Inc., today’s leader in smart concrete technologies, is excited to announce the launch of an annual essay-writing contest that helps civil-engineering researchers expose their R&D to a global audience of industry experts while at the same time celebrating the winner with a monetary award of $1000.

The “Giatec Award for Best Paper” is open to civil-engineering professors, students (undergraduate and graduate), and researchers across Canada and the U.S. Interested individuals can submit either an expository essay or a previously published article that relates to one of the following topics:

  • Non-destructive testing (NDT) technologies for concrete
  • Concrete durability and sustainability
  • Wireless concrete testing
  • Rebar corrosion of concrete
  • Electrical resistivity of concrete
  • Novel cement-based materials

Eligibility Criteria

  • Articles must be written in English
  • Articles must be a minimum of 1000 words in length
  • Articles must cover one of the topics listed above
  • Previously published articles must have been published in 2017
  • Articles must be submitted by July 31, 2018