CoNStruction16

The official ’CoNStruction16’ manifestation began with a solemn opening followed by lectures in various fields of civil engineering that were presented by professors, assistants and associates of the Faculty of Technical Sciences in Novi Sad. Some of the lectures of the covered areas were: Flood management on the big rivers in Vojvodina, Usage of biomass ashes in cement-based composites, Assessment and Repair of High Building Damaged in Fire, Implementation of BIM technology in the construction industry, Opportunity and feasibility studies - Key to success, The assessment and proposal of repair of stone bridges, Herceg Novi, Montenegro, and Maintenance - The key driver of railway infrastructure costs. In addition to educational and informative lectures, the participants of the conference had the opportunity to visit the active construction site of Žeželj Bridge on the Danube. Also, the Water Factory in Novi Sad was visited, where a detailed tour of the plant for purification and distribution of water, as well as the center for managing these activities, was organized. One of the four days that the conference lasted, it was reserved for the competition on which all participants were partitioned in the groups. The topic of the competition was the organization of the construction, and the competition was followed and eventually evaluated by the professors and assistants of the Chair of Building Organization and Technology. On the last day of the conference, participants were awarded certificates.
Of course, in addition to the mentioned activities, the participants enjoyed the sightseeing of Novi Sad, as well as the nightlife of Novi Sad.