Conference Book – IACDS Annual Convention 2018



The Annual Convention 2018 is an event organized by IACDS to bring together the industry for an open debate.

The event was celebrated on May 21st-23rd, Tokyo, Japan and gathered contractors, manufacturers, associations and other agents related to concrete drilling and sawing in Europe.

This conference book collects the presentations that took place during the convention to spread knowledge and good practices in concrete drilling and sawing.


Table of contents

  • Program of IACDS Annual Convention 2018
  • Water suppression in the drilling and sawing industry
  • Millennial acquisition and retention
  • Case story: Ruskin Dam Seismic Retrofit Project Mission, British Columbia Construction 1929‐1930
  • Dismantling technologies in nuclear power plants. Mechanical decontamination of concrete surfaces
  • Membership catalogue


  • Dimensions: A4
  • Pages: 188
  • ISBN: 978-84-09-11580-8
  • Publication date: June 2018
  • Format: online version (only available for consultation, not for printing):
Requester  Price
 IACDS members  Free
 Representatives of Public Administrations  Free
 Other  25 euros

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If you are an IACDS member or representative of Public Administrations, contact the IACDS secretariat directly.

Request access to the publication

The request for digital publication for IACDS non-members has a price of 25 euros and allows unlimited access to the conference book in an online version.

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