IIBEC November Meeting

Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 11am-1pm

Location: Competition Roofing, 7310 Fairview, Houston TX 77041

Chemical Grouting – 101

Presentation by John M. Ziebell, TPCCI

Program Summary:

What are chemical grouts? What types of chemical grouts are available? How do they work? What are the limitations on their use? Where are they appropriately used in remedial waterproofing crack repair, joint sealing, curtain wall grouting? Safety concerns for the specifier and contractor. Questions

Product demonstration of chemical grouts to follow outside after lunch.

You will earn (2) CEUs for attending and BBQ lunch will be provided.

Speaker Bio:

John M. Ziebell attended The University of Texas majoring in Chemical Engineering from 1961 to 1965. He then worked in the chemical process and protective coatings industries in Houston until 1981. In 1981, he founded a manufacturer’s representative agency, Texas Protective Coating Consultants, Inc., representing protective coating and waterproofing product manufacturers. He sold TPCCI in 2001 and served until 2010 as Vice President of Operations for Deneef Construction Chemicals, Inc. Upon retiring from Deneef, he re-acquired TPCCI. Mr. Ziebell currently has 34 years of experience in the chemical grout industry including manufacturing, formulation, quality control, field technical service, specification writing, consulting and third-party witness. He is a member of ICRI, currently serving on Sub-Committee 710 rewriting Guideline 340.1, Guide for the Selection of Grouts to Control Leakage in Concrete Structures, and has been guest speaker at many ICRI Meetings and the ICRI National Convention. Lives in Magnolia, TX with wife Nealene.