SA Branch | Antifouling Coatings | 26 September

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Free Ticket $0.00 (AUD)  

  • September 26, 2018
    6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


  • Dr Andrew J Scardino
    Dr Scardino is the Discipline Leader in Underwater Coatings within the Maritime Division of the Defence Science & Technology Group. He commenced work with DST Group in 2006 after completing his PhD on Biomimetic Fouling Control Mechanisms from James Cook University and his undergraduate degree from the Centre for Marine Biofouling & Bioinnovation, UNSW. Dr Scardino investigates novel fouling control technologies for the Royal Australian Navy. He collaborates with many university researchers both domestically and internationally. His primary research interests are biomimetic fouling control, ship hull penalties and fouling related signatures, surface roughness and larval behaviour. He is a former President of the Victorian Marine Science Association and Chair of the Permanent International Committee for Research on the Preservation of Materials in the Marine Environment (COIPM). Dr Scardino received the 2009 DSTO Research Excellence Award. He has recently returned from a Defence Science Fellowship where he was working under the US-Australia Scientists & Engineers Exchange Programme for 12 months at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock, USA.

SA Branch | Durability for Critical Infrastructure | 17 October

  • October 17, 2018
    5:30 pm - 9:00 pm


  • Darren Lutze
    Managing Director – Inconmat Australia – Back in 2009 Darren Lutze gathered a team of professionals with the aim to bring the best construction technologies the world has to offer to Australia. Using his international network of solutions based thinkers, Darren has unrivalled expertise for finding new products and systems for protecting and remediating Australia’s critical infrastructure and has built Inconmat to be a premier Australian provider of engineered FRP concrete reinforcing solutions, Electromagnetic and Corrosion free reinforcing bars.
  • Tony White
    General Manager – Quakewrap Australia – Working for the original innovator and developer of Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) products for infrastructure repair and renewal. Tony heads up the Australian arm of this exciting US composite material business. With already runs on the board for major Australian utilities, government departments, marine and road infrastructure clients, Tony has secured a position amongst the durability elite with over 10 years engineering design, material technical expertise and business development & marketing experience. Tony is passionate about offering bespoke composite solutions dealing with all key stakeholders from project visualisation, concept design through to delivery, care and custody.
  • David Figallo
    Operations Director – Basetec Services - David is a key leader for the Basetec Group of Companies and Managing Director of Novafast International. David has an extensive back ground in all types of industrial construction projects with a specific niche specialising in composite projects in the mining, oil and gas, water and EPCM industries.

C&P18 | ACA Foundations Fundraising Event | Monday 12 November

Details Price Qty
Individual Ticket $165.00 (AUD)*  
5-9 Guests $157.00 (AUD)*  
10+ Guests $150.00 (AUD)*  

* price includes taxes

  • November 12, 2018
    7:00 pm - 10:30 pm