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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: August 13
Night at the PawSox