MACt 2 Day Intro to GFRC Training Course – Sydney TBA 2021

$1,500.00 + GST

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MACt 2 Day Intro to GFRC Training Course – Sydney TBA 2021

Course Overview

Are you considering getting into the exciting world of artisanal concrete? For 2 days we open the doors to our warehouse and share with you our years of experience in manufacturing GFRC – using MACt GFRC Premix, Trinic products and other Australian products.

This course has a special focus on tables. Every participant will walk away with their own GFRC coffee/side table top which they make in class (size and shape to be determined).

GFRC Course Content:

  • GFRC Mix Designs
  • Basic Mould Making
  • Spraying Face Coat
  • Pouring Back Coat
  • SCC Mixes
  • Finishing/Sealing
  • Making a table
  • Free Fit Testing with a pre purchase of any Sanstrom Dust Mask

Meet the Trainers

Chris Born

Chris Born, MACt’s Sales & Marketing Director has been in and around the construction industry for well over a decade. Chris has extensive experience in creating and running courses on polishing concrete. Chris a founding director of MACt along with Duncan are driving our innovation and he adds a hands-on approach to working with cementitious products. Chris offers our customers and training participants sound practical advice on any GFRC related topics.

He is usually out and about helping clients and as he says “just getting sh.t done”

Duncan Hywel-Evans

Duncan Hywel-Evans, MACt’s Technical Director is an industry-based chemist and founding director of MACt. He is a highly qualified scientist with knowledge of both cement and polymer chemistry. Working in the construction and polymer fields for over 33 years gives him a knowledge held by few of cements, polymers, and admixtures. Duncan has created a number of novel technologies and ultra-performance products to the market that are currently used all over the world.

Duncan has turned his expertise to the GFRC market and driving the creation of MACt’s new world of possibility to be the leader of technology in our product range. Duncan works with Chris to create a fundamental understanding which combines theory and practice to assist you to explore common traps faced in a clear way so you understand why something happens and how you can avoid them before they occur.

This workshop gives you so much more than how to mix cement products ………