Our Publications

Other than merely providing reliable and efficient service, we believe that as part of the civil engineering and concrete/material testing community, we have a part to play in adding to the existing literature and research in this discipline.

And the list below is evidence of our contributions.

Our Publications

  1. Strengthening of Column Stump Using Glass Fiber Composite Strengthening System; Advanced Materials Research Vol. 1129 (2015), Trans Tech Publicatins, ISBN-13: 978-3-03835-677-6, pp 353-360
  2. Testing and Specification of Polymer Concrete Materials in Singapore, Advanced Materials Research Vol. 1129 (2015), Trans Tech Publicatins, ISBN-13: 978-3-03835-677-6, pp 177-184
  3.  Recent Development and Application of Polymers in Concrete Technology in Singapore, Advanced Materials Research Vol. 1129 (2015), Trans Tech Publicatins, ISBN-13: 978-3-03835-677-6, pp 102-112
  4. Determination of Polymer Type and Content in Concrete Materials by FTIR and TGA, Advanced Materials Research Vol. 1129 (2015), Trans Tech Publicatins, ISBN-13: 978-3-03835-677-6, pp 151-158
  5. How to Design Durable Concrete Mix for Sustainability?  Proceedings of the 4th World Construction Symposium 2015, 12-14 June 2015, Galadari Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka, P292-302.
  6. Design of durable concrete mix for sustainability, Seminar on Sustainable Concrete, 16 Jan 2015, Ready-Mixed Concrete Association of Singapore,Singapore
  7. Certification: Singapore Experience and Benefits, Seminar on Regulating Construction Materials & Products in Malaysia, 7 Nov 2013, CIDB Malaysia
  8. Design of Durable Concrete Mix for Sustainability,  Proceedings of the SB13 Singapore - Realising Sustainability in the Tropics, 9-10 Sept 2013, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, 508-515
  9. A Study of Effectiveness of Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) System on the Performance of Concrete Beams and Columns, Progress in Polymers in Concrete, Vol 687 of Advanced Materials Research, ISSN 1022-6680, Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Switzerland, p409-415.
  10. Review on Application of Polymer Concrete in Singapore, Progress in Polymers in Concrete, Vol 687 of Advanced Materials Research, ISSN 1022-6680, Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Switzerland, p416-425.
  11. 耐久及低碳混凝土材料的设计原则, 两岸四地高性能与超高性能混凝土学术交流会论文集,2012年11月1-2日,中国武汉。
  12. Determination of Polymer Type and Content in Polymer Concrete Materials by FTIR and TGA , 7th Asia Symposium on Polymers in Concrete, 5-7, Oct 2012, Istanbul, Turhey, p481-490.
  13. Geometrical, Mechanical, Physical & Chemical Requirements - Properties of Aggregate,  Seminar on MS EN 12620 on Aggregate for Concrete - Future Direction, 11 Oct 2012, SIRIM, Malaysia
  14. 耐久及低碳混凝土材料的设计原则, 两岸四地高性能与超高性能混凝土学术交流会论文集,2012年11月1-2日,中国武汉。
  15. Determination of Polymer Type and Content in Polymer Concrete Materials by FTIR and TGA , 7th Asia Symposium on Polymers in Concrete, 5-7, Oct 2012, Istanbul, Turhey, p481-490.
  16. 新加坡进口砂石的现状及鳞选测试标准. 兩岸四地高性能與超高性能混凝土學術研討會, 2011年11月28日; 台灣科技大學.
  17. 混凝土欧洲新标准EN206-1在新加坡的应用及商品混凝土搅拌站的认证制度简介,两岸四地高性能与超高性能混凝土学术交流会论文集,2010年10月28-29日,中国深圳,p74-81.
  18. Study on Ultra High Performance-self Compacting Concrete (HUP-SCC) and Its Ultra High-rise Pumping Technology, 35th Conference on Our World in Concrete & Structure, 25-27 Aug 2010, Singapore, p49-56.
  19. Use of "Concrete Family" concept for Conformity Control of Ready Mixed Concrete, 35th Conference on Our World in Concrete & Structure, 25-27 Aug 2010, Singapore, p83-90.
  20. Screening Test for Imported Concrete Aggregates, 35th Conference on Our World in Concrete & Structure, 25-27 Aug 2010, Singapore, p91-98.
  21. Development and Application of Polymer Concrete in Singapore, Proceedings of the 6th Asia Symposium on Polymer in Concrete,  29-30 Oct 2009, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, p209-216.
  22. Application of Polymer Modified Spray Mortar for Feature Walls of VivoCity, Proceedings of the 6th Asia Symposium on Polymer in Concrete,  29-30 Oct 2009, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, p235-244.
  23. Development of FRP for Rehabilitation of marine Concrete Structure, Proceedings of the 6th Asia Symposium on Polymer in Concrete,  29-30 Oct 2009, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, P453-460.
  24. Overview of SS 542 : 2008 The Painting of Buildings, Launch of SS542:2008 Code of Practice for the Painting of Building, Spring Singapore, 29 May 2009
  25. Testing and Specification of Aggregates in Singapore, 14th Singapore Symposium on Pavement Technology (SPT 2009), Pavement Engineering Society (Singapore), 29 May 2009
  26. Alkali-Aggregate Reaction, 14th Singapore Symposium on Pavement Technology (SPT 2009), Pavement Engineering Society (Singapore), 29 May 2009
  27. Testing and Specification of Drymix Mortar in Singapore, International Conference QUESTIONS WE ASK RELATED TO GREEN DEVELOPMENT IN INDONESIA “The Contribution of Premix Mortar Products and Technology” 24th November 2008 – Flores Room, Borobudur Hotel, Jakarta, S4-1 – S4-15
  28. 用干拌喷射砂浆建造怡丰城(VivoCity)装饰墙, 2008’第三届中国国际建筑干混砂浆生产、 应用 技术研讨会, Beijing, 2-3 April, 2008, 175-182
  29. Testing and Specification of Drymix Mortar in Singapore, 2008’第三届中国国际建筑干混砂浆生产、 应用技术研讨会, Beijing, 2-3 April, 2008, 375-382
  30. Development of fibre optical sensors for structural health monitoring, 2nd International Forum for Development and Industrialization of Optical Fiber Sensor (IFDI- OFS2006 ),Sep. 13-15,2006, Haring, China
  31. 测试服务在新加坡的现状及发展,2006 Beijing Materials Analysis & Testing Services Development Forum,2006年5月25-26日, CISTCC, BEIJING,9-18。
  32. 干拌喷射砂浆在新加坡港湾城(Vivo City)装饰墙工程中的应用,中国砂浆,2006年第二期,55-58。
  33. 海工钢筋混凝土结构的修复,沿海钢筋混凝土结构耐久性对策国际学术研讨会,中国山东潍坊,2006年4月,62-70。
  34. The properties of concrete incorporating silt sand from the silting-up sludge on Yangtze River Bed, Proceeding of the International Conference on Sustainable Construction Waste Management, CPG Laboratories Pte Ltd, Singapore, June 2004, 55-65
  35. Polymer modified cement mortar used in Public Housing of Singapore, Proceedings of the 3rd Asia Symposium on Polymers in Concrete, Shanghai, China, Nov.2000, 14-22
  36. Properties of flexible cementitious waterproofing materials, Proceedings of the 3rd Asia Symposium on Polymers in Concrete, Shanghai, China, Nov. 2000, 87-92
  37. Strength development of very high strength concrete incorporating silica fume and fly ash, Proceedings of  the 3rd International colloquium “Industrial Floors’95”,      Esslingen, Germany, Jan. 1995
  38. The effect of surface treatment of fibres on the properties of fibre reinforced MDF cement composite, Proceedings of  the 8th International Congress on Polymers in Concrete, Oostende, Belgium, 3-5 July 1995, 655-660
  39. A study on the fiber mats laminated MDF cement composites, Journal of Tongji University, Vol.23, Suppl. Aug.1995, 66-77(in Chinese)
  40. Properties of  cement mortar modified with carboxylic styrene-butadiene rubber, Journal of Tongji University, Vol.23, Suppl. Aug. 1995, 60-65 (in Chinese)
  41. A proposed mechanical model for MDF-fiber mats laminates, Proceedings of the First East Asia Symposium on Polymers in Concrete, Chuncheon,  Republic of  Korea,            May 1994,223-230
  42. The properties of STYROFAN EL  1703 modified mortar, Proceedings of the First East Asia Symposium on Polymers in Concrete, Chuncheon, Republic of Korea, May 1994, 41-51
  43. The toughness of nylon fiber mats laminated MDF cement composites, Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.24, No.6, 1185-1190,1994
  44. Flour sand and preparing technique of flour sand concrete, Journal of Shanghai Institute of  Building Materials, Vol.7, No.4, 1994, 371-381 (in Chinese)
  45. A study on the propagation of microcracks in normal and lightweight concrete by numerical method, Prodding the third International Symposium on Cement and Concrete, Beijing, 1993, 816-819
  46. A study on very high strength concrete with silica fume and fly ash, Journal of Shanghai Institute of Building Materials, Vol.6, No.2, 1993,168-175(in Chinese)
  47. The dielectric properties of MDF materials based on high alumina cement, Journal of Tongji university, Vol.21, No.4, Dec. 1993, 477-483 (in Chinese)
  48. The comparison of fracture mechanism between normal concrete and lightweight concrete by computer simulation method, Seminal of Concrete and Cement Product, Changde, China, 1992 (in Chinese)
  49. The flexural strength of water soluble polymer modified cement pastes and its moisture sensitivity, Proceedings of the 7th International Congress on Polymers in Concrete, Moscow, 1992, 193-200
  50. A Study on the dielectric properties of MDF cement pastes, Proceedings of the 7th International Congress on Polymers in Concrete, Moscow, 1992, 226-233
  51. Study on the effect of aggregate on the mechanical behavior of concrete by numerical simulation method, Journal of Shanghai Institute of Building Materials, Vol.4, No.4, 1991, 423-431 (in Chinese)
  52. A study on MDF materials based on alumina cement, Journal of Shanghai Institute of Building Materials, Vol.4, No.3 1991, 228-234 (in Chinese)
  53. The effect of disturbing vibration during curing period on concrete, Cement and Concrete Product No. 5, 1991 (in Chinese)
  54. Diffusion of chloride ions in polymer modified cement paste, Journal of Shanghai Institute of Building Materials, Vol.3, No.4, 1990, 418-422 (in Chinese)
  55. Diffusion of chloride ions in polymer modified cement paste, Proceedings of the 6th International Congress on Polymers in Concrete, Shanghai, 1990, 268-274
  56. Numerical simulation research on the effect of the interface bond on the mechanical behavior of concrete, Journal of Shanghai Institute of Building Materials, Vol.2, No.3, 1989, 218-223 (in Chinese)
  57. Numerical simulation research on the effect of the interface bond on the mechanical behavior of concrete, Proceedings of Second International Symposium on Cement and Concrete, Beijing, 1989, Vol.3, 90-97
  58. Microscopic studies of crack growth in concrete by numerical simulation, Proceedings of International Conference on Advanced Experimental Mechanics, Tianjin, 1988, H17-H22

Urban Sustainablity R&D Congress, 2015

Sri Lanka, 2015

Shanghai,2013

深圳,2010

Presentation at OWICS 10, Singapore

Presentation at OWICS 10, Singapore


Presenting at TongJi University, Shanghai, China


Chairing the 6th Asian Symposium


Presentation on Development of FRP for Rehabilitation of Marine Concrete Structure