NEx: An ACI Center of Excellence for Nonmetallic Building Materials partners with leading organizations focused on accelerating the use and technology of nonmetallic materials and products in construction.
The American Concrete Institute has been convening the industry's brightest minds to advance technologies on the topic of nonmetallics in concrete -- including fiber-reinforced polymers and more -- for over four decades. concrete.org
Aramco Americas, the founding member of NEx, has been developing and deploying nonmetallic solutions for more than two decades, using nonmetallic materials to reduce corrosion, weight, and cost. aramco.com
Over their 135-year history, ExxonMobil Upstream Integrated Solutions Company and ExxonMobil Chemical Company – a division of Exxon Mobil Corporation, have become one of the world’s premier energy and chemical companies. ExxonMobil has a commitment parallel to NEx’s initiatives as they work to advance and adopt innovative technologies to ensure nonmetallic building materials are as sustainable as they are of high quality. exxonmobil.com
MST Rebar Inc., formally B&B FRP Manufacturing Inc., is the manufacturer of MST-BAR in Toronto. MST Rebar Inc. combined with our partners have over 50 years of experience in the fiberglass industry with experienced engineers on staff specializing in chemical, civil, and mechanical engineering. MST Rebar Inc.’s vision is to provide a sustainable and reliable solution to help battle global warming with the highest grade of glass fiber-reinforced polymer (GFRP) rebar in the world. mstrebar.com
NEx looks to draw additional partners for global collaboration from leading academic institutions, industries, technical societies, standard bodies, and manufacturers. Prospective partners are encouraged to contact NEx at firstname.lastname@example.org to explore opportunities.