NEW - Design of Steel Bridges

Aim

 

This two day course covers the design and analysis of steel bridges to Eurocodes with worked examples, including steel bridge detailing and fabrication.

 

Learning outcomes


By the end of this course, you should be able to:

 

  • Select a suitable type of steel bridge
  • Apply the bridge loading
  • Carry out bridge idealisation and analysis
  • Design key structural elements of steel bridges
  • Prepare the steel bridge detailing and fabrication

 

Tutors

 

Dr Ben Lau is an Associate Engineer at SNC-Lavalin Atkins and Associate Professor (Industry Base) within the College of Engineering at Swansea University. He has extensive design experience in bridge engineering for large scale national and international projects, particularly in designing steel bridges.

Chris Hendy is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and Head of Bridge Design and Technology in SNC-Lavalin Atkins, providing technical leadership to more than 700 bridge engineers worldwide. He is a recognised international expert on the background and use of Eurocodes 2, 3 and 4.

 

Intended for


Those relatively new to bridge engineering, whether experienced structural engineers wanting to switch discipline, early career bridge engineers, or those just wanting to refresh their knowledge of bridge design.

 

Entry criteria

 

Some design experience in steel structures to Eurocodes.



Don't delay booking your place - if we have not received enough bookings to break even one month before the date of the course, we will have to cancel it.

Event Information

Eventbrite - Design of Steel Bridges

Event Status
Places Available

Event Date
01/10/2019 - 02/10/2019

Time
10:00 - 17:30

Price
£475 + VAT for Members
(Early bird £427 + VAT)

£615 + VAT for Non-Members
(Early bird £553 + VAT)

Location
The Institution of Structural Engineers, International HQ, 47-58 Bastwick Street, London, EC1V 3PS, United Kingdom

Speaker(s)
Dr Ben Lau & Chris Hendy

Event Contact Email
training@istructe.org






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