Bridge Conference

2017 Michigan Bridge Conference & Pre-Conference Workshop - Lansing - Mar. 21 & 22

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Register now for the Bridge Workshop and the Bridge Conference!

 

Presentations - Workshop

1 - Using UAV Collected Bridge Condition Data for a Rating Exercise - Colin Brooks, Steve Katenhaus  

2 - Identifying Maintenance Needs & Developing Recommendations - Jason DeRuyver

3 - St. Clair CRC: Using a New HMA Membrane - Lisa Zentner and Dewayne Rogers

4 - Silane Treatments for Bridge Decks - Tim Woolery

5 - MDOT & Local Agencies: Selecting Treatments - Jason DeRuyver

6 - Dickinson County Rehabilitation Projects - Lance Malburg and Gust Junttila

7 - Joint Maintenance - Jason DeRuyver

 

Presentations - Conference

01 - FHWA Update - Mark Lewis

02 - MDOT Update - Beckie Curtis and Corey Rogers

03 - Local Bridge Program Update - Keith Cooper

04 - Question & Answer Period - FHWA & MDOT

05 - Ultra-High Performance Concrete - John Belcher and Tim Stallard

06 - Optimizing Performance of Zinc-coated Reinforcing Steel in Concrete Structures - Shannon Pole

07 - Cut River Bridge Health Monitoring & Data Use - Steve Cook

08 - Bridge Asset Management - Wayne Harrall

09 - I-5 Collapse and Recovery: Replacement wtih Safety - Jeff Simkins and Eugene Sobecki

10 - Belle Isle (MacArthur) Bridge - Amy Trahey

11 - IR & 3D GPR Technologies - Glen Simula

12 - Sugar Island Bridge Project - Robert Laitinen

 

Continuing Education

This workshop and conference will provide information about bridge inspection, research, construction, repair, and management. The 2017 Michigan Bridge Workshop counts for 7.5 instructional hours for Continuing Education for Professional Engineers. The 2017 Michigan Bridge Workshop also counts for 8 hours of bridge inspection recurrent training as defined by the National Bridge Inspection Standards (NBIS). The 2017 Michigan Bridge Conference counts for 7.5 instructional hours for Continuing Education for Professional Engineers. See the CTT’s policy for Continuing Education for Professional Engineers in Michigan here.

 

Cancellation Policy: No-shows and cancellations within three business days prior to the workshop or conference will be charged the full registration fee. Substitutions will be accepted.

Michigan Tech reserves the right to use any pictures taken during this event for advertising and/or instructional purposes.

 

Registration

You must register separately for each event (see costs below). Seating is limited; please register early to ensure participation.  

Michigan Bridge Workshop
Employees of Public Agencies.............................................$75
Employees of Private Companies........................................$95
Register here for the Pre-Conference Workshop

Michigan Bridge Conference
Employees of Public Agencies.............................................$95
Employees of Private Companies........................................$120
Register here for the Bridge Conference

 

Accommodations

Rooms have been set aside at the Crowne Plaza Lansing West. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis at a rate of $126.00 per room for private agencies and $75 for government agencies. To reserve a room at this rate, call the Crowne Plaza at (877) 322-5544 and mention the Michigan Bridge Conference.

The links below contain the conference brochure and presenter slideshows (you'll be redirected to the Michigan LTAP website for events that took place before 2012).