Not Found
On Demand

Where Does Moisture in Floor Slabs Come From?


Total Credits: 1 PDH

Category:
Webinar
Presenter(s):
Mr. Peter Craig
Duration:
1 hour
Format:
Audio and Video
License:
Never expires.


Description

Moisture coming from, or through a concrete floor slab, can lead to conditions that are damaging to floor coverings, coatings, the building’s environment, and the ability to store moisture sensitive products directly on a floor slab.  In this webinar, attendees will learn where potentially damaging levels of moisture come from, how moisture migrates, and what design measures are an absolute necessity to minimize the risk of moisture-related problems.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Learn what are the sources of slab moisture.
  2. Understand how moisture migrates.
  3. Understand moisture conditions below a slab.
  4. Learn how long does it take a concrete floor slab to dry.

Handouts

Presenter(s)

Mr. Peter Craig's Profile

Mr. Peter Craig Related seminars and products: 5

Concrete Floor Specialist - Consultant

Concrete Constructives


Peter Craig, FICRI, FACI, CCSMTT is an independent concrete floor consultant with Concrete Constructives located in Greene, Maine and has over 47 years of experience with the design, construction, repair and protection of concrete floor slabs. He is best known for his expertise in the area of moisture-related flooring and coating problems and has been involved with over 400 such projects nationwide. Peter served as national president of ICRI in 1996 and is currently sub-committee chair and lead instructor for the ICRI Concrete Slab Moisture Testing certification program. He is an active member of ICRI, ASTM and ACI where he currently serves as sub-committee chair of ACI 302.2R, Guide for Concrete Slabs that Receive Moisture-Sensitive Flooring Materials. Peter is a Fellow of both ICRI and ACI, and in 2012 was voted as one of the 5 most influential people in the concrete industry by Concrete Construction Magazine.


Please wait ...

Back to Top