November 16th, 2016 - ECOncrete was honored to be invited as a key speaker at the International Workshop on Eco-shoreline Designs for Sustainable Coastline Development that took place in Hong Kong. We are happy to take part and assist towards finding new solutions to deal with the development in these sensitive coastal areas.
Link to Workshop website
October 25-28, 2016 - ECOncrete is proud to sponsor American Shore & Beach preservation Association’s (ASBPA) conference “Lighting the Way for the Coastal Future”. The conference will take place on October 25-28, Ocean Place Resort, Long Branch, NJ.
Link to conference website
October 2016 – ECOncrete® will display its products and technologies at the ASLA annual meeting and expo. The Expo will take place at the New Orleans convention center on Oct. 22-23. Please visit us at booth #1635.
We will also be presenting a talk “Bringing Concrete to Life - Applying Principles of Reconciliation Ecology in Urban Waterfronts” on Saturday, Oct. 22nd at 16:00.
Link to EXPO Website
Aug. 2016 – ECOncrete® launches the latest design of armoring units at Herzelia Marina. A perfect blend of aesthetics, biological enhancement and constructive requirements.
April 2016 - ECOncrete® will participate in the 2016 Bauma expo at Munich. ECOncrete®'s display will include models of the latest designs and solutions along with concrete samples prepared especialy for the exhibit.
ECOncrete®'s display will be part of Besser's booth in hall B1 booth 149.
Link to Bauma web site
January 14th 2016 - Globes, Israel's well established financial newspaper, continues their follow up regarding ECOncrete®'s latest achievements.
Read Full Article... (Hebrew)
December 2015 - The Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation approved $850K in funding for a collaborative R&D project by ECOncrete and Besser Company (a world leader in concrete products machinery). The project, entitled: Bio-enhanced drycast concrete products that mitigate climate impacts will be launched in Q1 of 2016, and entail development of two innovative products aimed at reducing the ecological footprint of urban and coastal structures.
December 2015 - ICE Virtual Library published ECOncrete®'s paper titled "Harnessing urban coastal infrastructure for ecological enhancement" in their Themed issue on Coastal Management 2015. (Volume 168 Issue 3, September, 2015, pp. 102-110).
December 2015 - Each year, Globes Magazine selects 40 of Israel's most promising individuals under the age of 40 and includes them in a designated issue called G-40.
We are proud to post that Dr. Ido Sella, our co-founder and CTO was chosen as one of those talented individuals.
Read Full Article (Hebrew)
November 2015 - ECOncrete® is an active partner at the global World Harbour Project. The main goal of the project is to develop resilient urban ports and harbours through a global network of collaborating scientists. The Project brings together international research institutions and agencies concerned with the health of these heavily urbanised waterways and the increasing challenges they face.
November 18th 2015 - ECOncrete® wins first place at the World Youth Science & Technology Innovation Contest in Shanghai, China.
November 2015 - Ecological Engineering pulishes ECOncrete®'s paper titled "Blue is the new green – Ecological enhancement of concrete based coastal and marine infrastructure"
October 27th 2015 - ECOncrete® is chosen to represent Israel at the World Youth Science & Technology Innovation Contest in Shanghai.
April 20th 2015 - ECOncrete® congratulates New York Harbor Schools' Tahirah Abdo for her amazing achievements. Based upon her ECOncrete® research project, Tahirah won second place at the NYC Science and Engineering Fair over all high school’s in NYC, and will receive a full scholarship to an Ivy leaguetop college! Keep on the great work!!! (and congratulations Mauricio!!!!)
Feb. 18th 2015 - ECOncrete®'s solution for practical coastline protection is simply explained in an article by Forbes.
Feb. 2015 - ECOncrete®'s bio-active tiles were chosen to be installed in several terrestrial projects including a bio-active fountain in the new "BIG" complex in Ashdod and the new state comptroller building in Jerusalem, Israel.