Mission: to provide strategic direction for advancement in the concrete industry.
Vision: to be the catalyst to optimize the use of concrete to serve societal needs.
The SDC provides a forum for the concrete industry where professionals from member organizations that include suppliers, manufacturers, architectural/engineer firms, contractors, trade associations, owners, government and academia convene at the senior level. The forum offers a crucial avenue for those who attend to discuss strategic issues, prioritize key challenges, learn about new technologies and explore for needed research.
SDC recently adopted 4 new goals to achieve its vision of optimizing the use of concrete.
Goal 1: Improve the Durability of Concrete
Goal 2: Improve Design & Construction Process
Goal 3: Improve the Adoption of Innovation
Goal 4: Improve Concrete Contractor Productivity & Project Quality
SDC strives to:
- Provide an objective voice that supports innovation and strategizes solutions to industry wide issues
- Support programs that improve the quality and potential competitiveness of concrete in design and building, and as a building material
- Assist the concrete community in timely adoption of innovative technologies, problem solutions, and best practice