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Date(s) - 05/10/2018 - 05/11/2018
All Day

Advanced Depositions (Downtown Meeting Space)


Progressive Collapse Course Description:

Over the years new design codes such as the UFC 4-023-03 Design of Buildings to Resist Progressive Collapse, GSA’s Progressive Collapse Criteria, International Building Code (2009 IBC), ASCE/SEI 7-10, ACI 318-05, Eurocode 1 Part 1-7, and others throughout the world have been updated to include provisions in design of structures to resist progressive collapse. However, many of these requirements were limited to federal and military buildings. The current trend in new design codes such as ASCE Standard for Mitigation of Disproportionate Collapse Potential in Building and Other Structures is starting to require all public and private structures that meet a certain occupancy criteria to also be designed against progressive collapse broadening the number of structures that must meet this new requirement.

Join us for this training and earn your PDH’s as we hear from speakers with extensive experience as practicing structural engineers performing Progressive Collapse design, including a comparison of the advantages and disadvantages of available design methods as well as and case studies using of Extreme Loading® for Structures (ELS) Software implementing the Alternate Path Method for a performance based approach to progressive collapse that provides significant savings while meeting code requirements.

Two day training course covering Progressive Collapse. Attendees can buy tickets to attend one day or both days. (descriptions below)

*Laptops required for Day 2, software will be provided.
**All participants will receive a certificate of participation showing 6 continuing education hours for each day to be submitted as self reported PDH, AIA/CES LU’s, or PMP PDU’s.
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Hotel Accommodations:

Sonesta Hotel

Sonesta Hotel, Philadelphia - Progressive Collapse Training

Call (215) 561-7500 and ask for The Steel Network hotel block
Rate: $189 per night

Booking Link: The Steel Network. 5.7.18



Bookings are closed for this event.