SmartCrete CRC

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Our goal is to guarantee the long-term viability of vital concrete infrastructure in Australia
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A vision to fully develop integrated product development and systems capability

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Meet our new CEO

SmartCrete CRC is delighted to welcome Clare Tubolets as our new CEO.

Clare brings a lot of excitement and energy to the company with her strong network and relationship skills. Clare will bring a new lens to our innovation and impact strategy to build collaboration capacity across the concrete and research sectors.

 Get to know Clare

  • CRC Expert with experience as an Industry and Research participant, CRC manager and Government program manager. 
  • Collaboration Enthusiast, Agile practitioner, passionate about unlocking the collaborative potential by bringing together world leading research and industry specialists to solve wicked problems.
  • Life Learner, constantly curious and excited to engage with new knowledge! 

 “Australia’s world-leading research sector holds incredible potential value to our economic success if we can facilitate strong industry-research collaboration and shared vision”


Putting Photonics in Sewers

Establishing an innovative predictive tool that will enable asset managers to monitor concrete corrosion, reduce maintenance costs, and minimise man entry.

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Research Programs


This program is concerned with improving the way we engineer concrete structures and includes development of smart cladding, reduced noise pavements, 3D printed concrete structures, lightweight.

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This program is concerned with the way we manage our concrete assets and includes development of sensing systems to monitor structural health and usage and inform lifetime models.

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This program includes the development of self-healing, fire resistance, stronger and more durable concrete and includes
bio-concrete, use of artificial aggregate, CO2 absorbing concrete, luminescent concrete.

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Participating Institutions