Pipe School attendees will receive first-class training in the areas of production, quality, safety, and engineering design. The program takes place right before the 2014 PrecastShow in Houston.

Themed “Concrete Pipe: Proud Past Devoted to the Future,” highlights of this year’s event include:

Tours of Rinker Group and Hanson Pipe & Precast plants and Insteel Wire Products’ mesh-fabrication facility

Opportunities to examine best-in-class safety practices from finalists for the Chairman’s Safety Awards

The debut of the new installation training program for contractors and inspectors

Informal opportunities to network with industry peers from across North America.

Registration fee for ACPA members: $750; non-members: $1,500. For more information, visit http://www.concrete-pipe.org/pages/pipe-school.html.