Bridge Conference

2018 Michigan Bridge Conference - Ann Arbor - March 20 & 21

 

 

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

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, Paul Schiefer (version with videos - 130 MB)

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

4 - Silane Treatments for Bridge Decks - Tim Woolery (version with videos - 165 MB)

5 - MDOT & Local Agencies: Selecting Treatments - Jason DeRuyver, Paul Schiefer

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

7 - Joint Maintenance - Jason DeRuyver

 

 

Presentations - Conference

 

01 - FHWA Update - Mark Lewis

02 - MDOT Update - Beckie Curtis, Corey Rogers

03 - Local Bridge Program Update - Keith Cooper

04 - Question & Answer Period - FHWA & MDOT

05 - Ultra-High Performance Concrete - John Belcher, 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 - Tom Pinder    (version with videos - 515 MB)

10 - Belle Isle (MacArthur) Bridge - Amy Trahey

11 - IR & 3D GPR Technologies - Glen Simula

12 - Sugar Island Bridge Project - Robert Laitinen   (version with videos - 84MB)

 

Continuing Education

This workshop and conference provided information about bridge inspection, research, construction, repair, and management. The 2017 Michigan Bridge Workshop counted for 7.5 instructional hours for Continuing Education for Professional Engineers. The 2017 Michigan Bridge Workshop also counted for 8 hours of bridge inspection recurrent training as defined by the National Bridge Inspection Standards (NBIS). The 2017 Michigan Bridge Conference counted 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.

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).