Researchers develop spray-on solution to combat quakes

Various media outlets reported on UBC researchers who developed seismic resistant concrete.

Salman Soleimani-Dashtaki, a civil engineering PhD candidate, created a form of spray-on concrete that keeps walls in place.

The CP story appeared in the Globe and Mail, CTV, National Post, and other Postmedia outlets, News 1130, Metro News, Journal of Commerce, and Indo-Canadian Voice.

Other stories appeared on Xinhua, Global, Metro News, CBC (also on Yahoo), CBC Vancouver at 6 (at the 23:00 mark), CBC Radio’s On the Coast (at the 59:30 mark), All Points West, Arch Daily, Roundhouse Radio, Georgia Straight, Canadian Manufacturing, Vancouver Courier, Radio Canada and Breakfast Television.