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 , Fall 2011 CONCRETE CALENDAR 2011/2012 CONTRIBUTING AUTHORS MANAGING TECHNICAL EDITOR M. Myint Lwin is director of the FHWA Office of Bridge Technology in Washington, D.C. He is responsible for the National Highway 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. 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. Dr. Henry G. Russell is an engineering consultant, who has been involved with the applications of concrete in bridges for over 35 years and has published many papers on the applications of high- performance concrete. October 22-25, 2011 PCI Annual Convention and Exhibition and National Bridge Conference Salt Lake City Marriott Downtown and Salt Palace Convention Center Salt Lake City, Utah October 31–November 4, 2011 National Bridge Management, Inspection, and Preservation Conference Millennium Hotel – Downtown St. Louis, Mo. November 1-3, 2011 Concrete and Concrete Repair School Sponsored by the United States Department of Interior–Bureau of Reclamation Registration Deadline is October 14, 2011. Limited to 30 participants. Denver Federal Center Denver, Colo. November 7-8, 2011 ASBI 23rd Annual Convention Washington Marriott Wardman Park Washington, D.C. November 14-19, 2011 PCI Quality Control & Assurance Schools, Levels I, II & III Embassy Suites Nashville Airport Hotel Nashville, Tenn. January 22-26, 2012 91st Annual Meeting Transportation Research Board Marriott Wardman Park, Omni Shoreham, and Hilton Washington Washington, D.C. January 23-27, 2012 World of Concrete 2012 Las Vegas Convention Center Las Vegas, Nev. February 16-18, 2012 4th International Conference on Grouting and Deep Mixing Sponsored by the International Conference Organization for Grouting and the Deep Foundations Institute Marriott New Orleans New Orleans, La. March 18-22, 2012 ACI Spring Convention Hyatt Regency Dallas Dallas, Tex. April 16-17, 2012 ASBI 2012 Grouting Certification Training J.J. Pickle Research Campus The Commons Center Austin, Tex. May 20-25, 2012 14th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reactions in Concrete Hyatt Regency Austin Austin, Tex. June 10-13, 2012 International Bridge Conference David L. Lawrence Convention Center Pittsburgh, Pa. July 7-12, 2012 2012 AASHTO Subcommittee on Bridges and Structures Meeting Hyatt Regency Austin, Tex. July 23-27, 2012 (Tentative) 2012 PCA Professors' Workshop Skokie, Ill. September 29-October 3, 2012 PCI Annual Convention and Exhibition and National Bridge Conference Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center Nashville, Tenn. For links to websites, email addresses, or telephone numbers for these events, go to www.aspirebridge.org and select "EVENTS." Photo: Ted Lacey Photography. Book_Fall11.indb 4 9/29/11 11:59 AM