Why are concrete bridges collapsing?


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The construction industry has recently been witnessing ever-increasing expectations for its design life. The presentation highlights the durability risks to structures and the use of innovative high performance durable repair systems during and after the construction phase. This session will also encompass the importance of defining the requirements of high service life repair and protection materials.
If you are a structural consultant, transportation engineer, structural engineer, facility manager, or infrastructure owner seeking to understand the array of practical, cost-effective options for the repair and corrosion protection of reinforced concrete structures, this seminar is for you.


Michael van Koeverden, Director - CQT Services Pty Ltd
Bridge collapses and why maintenance is the key
Michael is a past National President of the Concrete Institute of Australia, Chartered Fellow of Engineers Australia and Director of the specialist engineering consultancy CQT Services Pty Ltd (Concrete| Quarry|Technical).




Tim Priebbenow, Structural Bridge Engineer - Calibre   
Why structures need maintenance and why it must be considered at the beginning of design, not the end 
Tim is a Structural Engineer with 30 years’ experience in the design and construction superintendence of a wide range of structures in structural steel, reinforced and post-tensioned concrete, precast concrete, masonry, timber and aluminium including road bridges, rail bridges, footbridges, large diameter pipe bridges and bridge erection works.
In addition to hands-on engineering design, structural inspection and assessment experience, he has acted as Lead Structural Engineer on a number of major and complex projects and tender designs and worked in the role of Structural Engineering Manager for several years.


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By purchasing this Online Learning Module, you will have the opportunity to view recorded presentations (video and audio) at your own pace over a 90-day period.

Total viewing time - 60 min