Workshops

Four Pre-Conference Workshops will be held on Wednesday, December 7, 2022. Two workshops will be held in the morning from 8:00 a.m. to noon Eastern, and two workshops will be held in the afternoon from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Eastern. Attendees of each workshop will receive a 4-hour Certificate of Attendance. Brief details on each workshop is provided below. Click on the title of each workshop for a detailed description. Click the following link to register: Registration

Date: December 7, 2022
Time: 8:00 a.m. to Noon Eastern

 Workshop #1:
Steel Bridge Design Workshop: Design of Straight and Curved Girder Steel Bridges, Using Latest Edition of AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications

The objectives of this workshop are to familiarize attendees with the background and code provisions related to design of straight and curved steel bridges and to provide best fabrication practices and available resources that can assist attendees with economical design of steel bridges for ABC applications.

Workshop instructors: Atorod Azizinamini, Ronnie Medlock, Michael Barker, Vin Bartucca

Workshop #2:
Composites Bridge Design Workshop:Design of Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites Bridges, Using AASHTO and Other Specifications

The objectives of this workshop are to familiarize attendees with the background and code provisions related to design of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites bridges and to provide cutting edge material and product advancements to design and specify FRP composites products that can assist attendees when building new composites bridges for ABC applications.

Workshop instructors: John Busel, Gregg Blaszak, Bill Davids, Anthony Diba, Ronald Grefhorst, Scott Reeve, Ken Sweeney, Dustin Troutman

Date: December 7, 2022
Time: 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Workshop #3:
Prestressed Concrete Bridge Design Workshop: Design of Prestressed Concrete Bridges, Using Latest Edition of AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications

The objectives of this workshop are to familiarize attendees with the background and code provisions related to design of prestressed concrete bridges and to provide best fabrication practices and available resources that can assist attendees with economical design of prestressed concrete bridges for ABC applications.

Workshop instructors: Bijan Khaleghi, Gregg Freeby, William Nickas

Workshop #4:
Non-Proprietary UHPC Workshop: Mix Design, Material Properties, and Applications

The objective of this workshop is to familiarize attendees with locally-developed non-proprietary ultra-high performance concrete (UHPC) as a construction material. This will include discussion of mix design development, material properties, structural behavior, and design and construction applications related to ABC.

Workshop instructors: Royce Floyd, David Garber, Mohamed Moustafa