The World Center for Concrete Technology is dedicated to meeting specific needs of the concrete and concrete products industries through its services and facilities. The Partners Council is an advisory group that provides continued substantial support through significant monetary donations, technical assistance, participation in ongoing training programs, and by utilizing the facility’s resources for research projects and company meetings.

With the help of our Partners and other donors, the WCCT is advancing the interests of the concrete and concrete products industries through workforce training, confidential research projects, certified testing and academic degree programs.


Alpena Community College
Besser Company
W.R. Grace and Company
Lafarge Corporation
BASF Admixtures, Inc.
Oldcastle Architectural
Titan America

Getting Involved

Whether you invest in the future of the industry through monetary or equipment donations, or utilize our facility and vast resources for your training, meetings and research projects, your participation is vital to the WCCT.

Donations by corporations, individuals and foundations which file United States tax returns may qualify for certain benefits.

Become A Partner In Progress

Show your dedication to an organization whose sole purpose is to keep your industry strong.  A unique industry resource, the World Center for Concrete Technology is a base for students, educators and industry professionals.  The WCCT brings the classroom into the real world and real world into the classroom.


The teaching emphasis is centered on materials and operates from the perspective that to understand the industry one must first understand the materials used.  Students in the 2-year Concrete Technology program and industry members receive specialized training that can be put to work immediately back on the job.

Partner With The WCCT

By supporting the WCCT you are strengthening the concrete and concrete products industries as a whole.  The Center relies on funding not only to keep expanding its services, while raising the bar on educational quality, but also for day-to-day operations.

For An Annual Investment of $1000

Become a Partner in Progress for an annual investment of $1000.

Partner Amenities

  • 20% off facility rental rate
  • 10% off workshop and seminar fees (maximum of two workshops/seminars per year)
  • 10% off testing fees
  • Your company name displayed on WCCT’s Partners in Progress Wall
  • Use of WCCT’s resources to advertise your company’s job opportunities

How Membership Contributions Are Used

  • Program development
  • Equipment upgrades
  • Scholarship fund
  • Certification fees
  • Facility Maintenance