FRP Rebar in Concrete Projects
Presented by Erik Kiilunen, CEO, Neuvokas Corporation
GatorBar, a Basalt Fiber Reinforced Polymer (BFRP) Rebar, is now available at price parity with steel rebar.Besides sharing the game changing FRP rebar product Gatorbar, Mr. Kiilunen’s presentation will provide a basic primer on the FRP rebar industry as a whole, share its 30 year history, introduce you to some papers and calculations and leave you with some thoughts to ponder while sharing a low risk path forward to it's full implementation.
Erik Kiilunen, CEO Neuvokas Corporation – Mr. Kiilunen has been manufacturing products for 30 years, with four acquisitions, five start-ups and one exit to his credit. Currently he holds three independent entities under his holding company, Kiilunen Manufacturing Group. His current venture, Neuvokas Corporation, is bringing to market a low cost FRP rebar, GatorBar. Mr. Kiilunen is married to his wife of 26 years, Janine and they spend their spare time enjoying their 10 children.
For more information about Gatorbar, pleaser visit the Neuvokas web site at http://www.neuvokascorp.com/