ASPIRE is a quarterly magazine published by PCI in cooperation with the associations of the National Concrete Bridge Council. The editorial content focuses on the latest technology and key issues in the Concrete Bridge Industry.
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4 | ASPIRE , Summer 2012 Anwar Ahmad is a senior bridge preservation engineer with FHWA's Office of Infra- structure in Washington, D.C. He is the author of the Bridge Preservation Guide, FHWA Publication Number FHWA- HIF-11-042. Lowell R. Clary is president of Clary Consulting LLC, providing advisory services to government and private sector clients on de- veloping transportation projects, public-private partnerships (P3s), transportation finance, and as- sisting in negotiations of complex projects and agreements. Frederick Gottemoeller is an engineer and architect, who specializes in the aesthetic aspects of bridges and highways. He is the author of Bridgescape, a reference book on aesthetics and was deputy administrator of the Maryland State Highway Administration. M. Myint Lwin is director of the FHWA Office of Bridge Technol- ogy in Washington, D.C. He is responsible for the National High- way Bridge Program direction, policy, and guidance, including bridge technology development, deployment and education, and the National Bridge Inventory and Inspection Standards. Dr. Dennis R. Mertz is professor of civil engineering at the University of Delaware. Formerly with Modjeski and Masters Inc. when the LRFD Specifications were first written, he has continued to be actively involved in their development. CONTRIBUTING AUTHORS CONCRETE CALENDAR 2012/2013 July 8-12, 2012 2012 AASHTO Subcommittee on Bridges and Structures Meeting Hyatt Regency Austin, Tex. July 23-27, 2012 2012 PCA Professors' Workshop PCA Headquarters Skokie, Ill. September 29-October 2, 2012 PCI Annual Convention and Exhibition and National Bridge Conference Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center Nashville, Tenn. October 3-5, 2012 PTI Committee Days The Inn at St. John's Plymouth, Mich. October 20, 2012 ASA 2012 Fall Committee Meetings Sheraton Centre Toronto, Ontario, Canada October 21-25, 2012 ACI Fall Convention Sheraton Centre Toronto, Ontario, Canada October 29-30, 2012 ASBI Annual Convention Turnberry Isle Hotel & Resort Miami, Fla. January 13-17, 2013 92nd Annual Meeting Transportation Research Board Marriott Wardman Park, Omni Shoreham, and Hilton Washington Washington, D.C. February 4-8, 2013 World of Concrete 2013 Las Vegas Convention Center Las Vegas, Nev. April 13, 2013 ASA 2013 Spring Committee Meetings Hilton & Minneapolis Convention Center Minneapolis, Minn. April 14-18, 2013 ACI Spring Convention Hilton & Minneapolis Convention Center Minneapolis, Minn. April 15-16, 2013 ASBI Grouting Certification Training J.J. Pickle Research Campus The Commons Center Austin, Tex. June 2-5, 2013 International Bridge Conference David L. Lawrence Convention Center Pittsburg, Pa. August 29-31, 2013 PCI Quality Control and Assurance Schools Levels I and II Four Points Sheraton-O'Hare Chicago, Ill. September 21-25, 2013 PCI Annual Convention and Exhibition and National Bridge Conference Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center Grapevine, Tex. October 19, 2013 ASA Fall 2013 Committee Meetings Hyatt Regency & Phoenix Convention Center Phoenix, Ariz. October 20-24, 2013 ASA Fall Convention Hyatt Phoenix Convention Center Phoenix, Ariz. October 28-29, 2013 ASBI Annual Convention Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront Portland, Ore. For links to websites, email addresses, or telephone numbers for these events, go to www.aspirebridge.org and select "EVENTS." ASPIREBook_Sum12_R02.indb 4 6/29/12 12:38 PM