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COPRI Port Engineering 101

Date:             September 17, 2019

Location:      Pittsburgh, PA

What you need to know to be a Port Engineer! This is a free four-hour technical short course that will be held on Tuesday Morning at the Ports ‘19 Conference in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

The two-part course will present and overview for new technical professionals working in the port and maritime industry including the technical facets of designing, assessing, and maintaining port structures.

Topics to presented include:

  • Port Economics

  • Container Terminal Operations

  • Vessel Terminology and Particulars

  • Port structures

  • Typical Design Considerations & Construction Materials

  • Seismic Consideratinos

  • Geotechnical Considerations

  • Construction Documentation

Earlier Event: September 13
ASCE Power Skills Series
Later Event: September 19
ASCE RI Section September Dinner