Pitchinar Program 2020-21


pitchinar (n.): a forum for new ideas.

The Pitchinar Program enables service providers and suppliers to the public works sector to launch new products and present them directly to market.

Our Pitchinar Program enables service providers to the public works sector to launch new products and present them directly to their market through an online Forum.

Each Forum provides exclusive access to a 30-minute webinar for sponsors to:

  • profile their organisation
  • promote a new product or service
  • pitch the product features and benefits
  • present a case study or test results
  • respond to questions

Attendance will be free for IPWEA Victoria members and incentivised with a CPD credit to maximise participation!

Upcoming Forums

Pitchinar 2 – Wednesday 12 August 2020 | 10:30-11am
Beating Corrosion in Steel Structures

Justin Rigby has over 20 years’ experience in the Corrosion and Protective Coatings industry and is a NACE CIP lecturer & Chairperson of two of the ACA’s Technical Groups.

Justin will highlight the difficulties often faced by Councils in managing corrosion on steel structures for either new build construction or infrastructure assets. He’ll share data on how RAP’s proven strategies can decrease the cost of corrosion on
your network by up to 30% and make available a free editable Specification document for use on civic building projects.

RemedyAP provides comprehensive corrosion assessment & coating inspections for concrete repair and steel protection works.

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Pitchinar 3 – Wednesday 9 September 2020 | 10:30-11am
Delivering Ecological Resilience to Concrete Infrastructure

Lee will provide insight into how Xypex is working with asset owners to deliver Ecological Resilience to their concrete infrastructure through a range of tailored services & solutions.

He will introduce a recent addition to the Xypex Crystalline Technology range that provides excellent corrosion resistance to concrete assets in the wastewater & sewer sector. This will be supported by independent testing and case studies showing how the product is used to protect and remediate concrete assets and extend service life within aggressive environments.

Lee looks forward to sharing these insights and highlighting how Xypex Australia can add value to concrete assets.

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