The International Association of Concrete Drillers and Sawers (IACDS) elected Concrete Sawing & Drilling Association (CSDA) executive director Patrick O’Brien as president at its 2005 annual meeting in Zurich, Switzerland. Jan Lemos of Sweden and Norikazu Shibuya of Japan were elected vice presidents. While at the meeting, O’Brien presented a proposal to have IACDS adopt the CSDA Blade Application Code for Diamond Saw Blades CSDABC- 107. This project was favorably received and will be reviewed pending final endorsement. For more about CSDA, visit www.csda.org or call (727) 577-5004. For information on IACDS, visit www.iacds.org or call 41-31 858 22 20.