November 19, 2020: AASHTO TSP·2 Bridge Webinar Series, Preventing Corrosion of Steel Bridges
Date: November 19, 2020
Times: 1:30-3:30PM ET
Description: The 2020 AASHTO TSP·2 Bridge Preservation Virtual Meeting Series consists of 4 webinars and 4 virtual technical panel sessions on 8 different topics related to bridge preservation. The series is offered FREE to all on a first-come, first-served basis.
The webinar on November 19th, titled “Preventing Corrosion of Steel Bridges”, will feature presentations from 3 members of the Short Span Steel Bridge Alliance:
- Protective Coatings for Structural Steel – Derrick Castle, Sherwin Williams
- Life Cycle Costs of Galvanized Bridges – Michael Barker, University of Wyoming
- Metallizing of Bridges – Kevin Irving, International Zinc Association
CEUs will be awarded.
This series offers an excellent opportunity to learn about topics and issues of current interest to the four TSP·2 bridge preservation partnerships. Registration is limited to the first 500 participants and a separate registration must be completed for each webinar or panel session.
Does the SSSBA offer educational opportunities?
Yes! The SSSBA offers educational opportunities to students and professionals:
Professionals: The SSSBA provides complimentary half-day or full-day workshops on short span steel bridge design to states, counties, and design firms. Topics covered include practical and cost-effective steel bridge design and fabrication with eSPAN140, press-brake-formed steel tub girders, steel buried bridge design, galvanized coating solutions, and economical design with case studies, and more. The workshops can take place virtually or in-person, compliments of the steel industry. Learn more.
Students: The University of Wyoming and the Short Span Steel Bridge Alliance created a free 6-part live-lecture educational series to cover the many aspects of designing, fabricating, and constructing steel bridges. All students who successfully complete the education series will receive a Certificate of Completion from the University of Wyoming. Learn more.
Speakers: The SSSBA provides expert speakers to present topics of interest on the cost-effective design and construction of short span steel bridges. If you need a speaker for your next event, contact the SSSBA.
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