CIGMAT conference held in Houston

October 1997
Underground Construction;Oct97, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on the annual conference and exhibit of the Center for Innovative Grouting Materials & Technology on March 12, 1997, in Houston, Texas. Issues discussed in sessions; Speakers; Highlights of the conference.


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