ACI Central Texas Chapter

Concrete Country USA


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Thursday April 9, 2015
11:30 am at
County Line on the Lake
Please join us on Thursday April 9, 2015 for our fourth meeting of the year 2015.
The meeting will be presided by Mr. Tommy Lee, 2015 Central Texas Chapter President.
A complete list of 2015 Chapter Officers and Directors can be found by clicking the link at the top of this page.
Dr. John J. Schemmel, Ph.D., P.E., FACI
Director, Concrete Industry Management program
Texas State University

The Concrete Industry Management (CIM) Program is a cutting-edge bachelor degree program, which produced its first three graduates in the year 2000. In the following 15 years CIM has become the “talk” of our industry. Today the CIM graduates are contributing on all levels in the diverse economy we call the concrete industry. Expect an overview of what is happening in the concrete industry and how Texas State University is preparing tomorrow’s leaders.   

About our Speaker

Dr. John J. Schemmel, Ph.D., P.E., FACI is the Director for the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program and Associate Chair of the Department of Engineering Technology at Texas State University.  John received his BSCE from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI in 1982; his MS from Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA in 1984; and his Ph.D. from North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC in 1989.  He has served on the faculty at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR; South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD; and Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN.  Dr. Schemmel serves on, and is the Chair of, several ACI and ASTM committees. John has authored many papers and has made numerous presentations related to concrete.  He and his wife Susan were founders and owners of eTEC LLC (Engineering Training and Education Consultants) until the company was purchased by ASTM in 2012.


Certification Schedule

Concrete Field Testing Technician Grade 1, April 18, 2015 at Lauren Concrete in Austin, Texas

For an application and/or details of all the upcoming certification testing, follow the link below.


Welcome to the website of the Central Texas Chapter of the American Concrete Institute.  We are located in Austin, Texas.  The chapter membership is comprised of a diverse group of individuals supporting the central Texas concrete industry including concrete producers, engineers, technicians, concrete material suppliers, university professors, students, and contractors.

We hope you find this site useful in providing current and relevant information about our chapter.  Feel free to contact any of the listed board members for other questions or information.

A list of all 2015 Board of Directors and Officers can be found by following the  link at the top of this page.



Chapter meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month, except during July and August. Meetings are held at 11:30 a.m.

Cost for the lunch is $15.00 - If you are a current dues paying member lunch is FREE for 2014 meetings.
Join the chapter as an indivudual member at the meeting for $20.00 and eat lunch at the meetings FREE. Obtain a membership form by following the membership link above.

ACI Central Texas Chapter
Monthly Meeting Location
County Line on the Lake
5204 RM 2222
Austin, Texas  78731

Site Updated 4/6/2015
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