WOC Industry Training Session: Placer’s, Pumper’s & Producer’s Essentials...

Event Date: 
01/25/2024 - 9:00am to 10:30am

    Placer’s, Pumper’s & Producer’s Essentials for a Safe Successful Pour with a Pump

    Don’t Miss this NEW Session at World of Concrete!

    Session ID: [ACPUTH]
    Date: Thursday, January 25, 2024
    Time: 9:00 am – 10:30 am
    Location: Las Vegas Convention Center  |  North Hall  |  Room N210
    Registration Fee: $105 (Payable thru World of Concrete Registration)

    NEW for WOC 2024! A determined collaboration from the entire ready mixed, concrete pumper and placing teams is required to achieve a successful pour when using a concrete pump on the job. In this new session, attendees will learn how to prepare when working with a concrete pump, what to expect and most important, how to identify potential hazards that can lead to an unfortunate, and often times avoidable, accident.

    Topics of discussion include:

    • Pre-pour planning – size and type of placing equipment, special needs
    • Site preparation for placement and ready mixed access
    • Communication – hand signals, spotter responsibilities
    • Mix designs – ensuring a pumpable mix
    • Hazards such as entrapped air, power lines and tipping
    • What you should expect from your concrete pumper

    Course presenters:

    • Gary Brown, R.L. McCoy Inc., Indianapolis IN
    • Tabah Nez, ACPA Safety Director, Lewis Center OH


    Click the button above to register for World of Concrete 2024 and add this session to your registration. 


    Presented by the American Concrete Pumping Association.

    Questions should be directed to Tabah Nez at tabah[at]concretepumpers[dot]com.