United for Infrastructure Week

September 17, 2020: Free Webinar, Accelerated Steel Bridge Construction Showcase

Michael Barker

Dr. Michael Barker, professor of civil and architectural engineering at the University of Wyoming.

The Short Span Steel Bridge Alliance, in cooperation with the American Iron and Steel Institute and American Galvanizers Association, is offering a free webinar on accelerated bridge construction.

The webinar is part of United for Infrastructure: A Week to Champion America’s Infrastructure (September 14-21).  This week of advocacy brings together organizations and individuals from across America to host events, tour new and innovative projects, and talk about infrastructure with the press and on social media. 

Event:
Free one-hour webinar titled: “Accelerated Steel Bridge Construction Showcase”

Date/Time:
Thursday, September 17, 2020 from 11:00 am ET-12:00 pm ET

Summary:
Steel bridges meet owners’ and the public’s desire for economy, aesthetics, performance and accelerated construction.  Several bridge projects from traditional fabricators and manufacturers and prefabricated built bridge projects will be highlighted to demonstrate their merits.

Presenter:
Michael G. Barker, Ph.D., P.E.
Professor, Department of Civil & Architectural Engineering, University of Wyoming
Director of Education, Short Span Steel Bridge Alliance

Audience:
This webinar is recommended for county engineers, federal and state Departments of Transportation employees, bridge owners, and anyone interested in cost-effective and time-saving short span steel bridge design and construction.

Continuing Education Units:
1 PDH or 1 LU

Register through the American Galvanizer Association’s website.

Register

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