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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Photo: Ted Lacey Photography. 6 | ASPIRE , Summer 2009 CONCRETE CALENDAR 2009/2010 July 5-9, 2009 AASHTO Subcommittee on Bridges and Structures Annual Meeting Hilton Riverside Hotel, New Orleans, La. September 4, 2009 PCA Bridge Design Awards Submittal Deadline September 12-15, 2009 PCI-FHWA National Bridge Conference Marriott Rivercenter Hotel and Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center, San Antonio, Tex. September 21-23, 2009 Western Bridge Engineer's Seminar Sacramento Convention Center and Sheraton Grand Hotel, Sacramento, Calif. September 29-October 2, 2009 PCI Quality Control & Assurance Schools, Levels I, II & III Four Points Sheraton – O'Hare Hotel, Chicago, Ill. October 25-27, 2009 2009 ASBI 21st Annual Convention Hilton Hotel, Minneapolis, Minn. November 8-12, 2009 ACI Fall Convention Marriott New Orleans, New Orleans, La. November 12-13, 2009 Developing a Research Agenda for Transportation Infrastructure Preservation and Renewal Keck Center of the National Academies, Washington, D.C. January 10-14, 2010 Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting Marriott Wardman Park, Omni Shoreham, and Hilton Washington, Washington, D.C. February 24-26, 2010 Concrete Bridge Conference Hyatt Regency, Phoenix, Ariz. (Abstracts due July 15, 2009) March 21-25, 2010 ACI Spring Convention Sheraton Hotel, Chicago, Ill. May 29 – June 2, 2010 Third International CEB-fib Congress and Exhibition PCI Annual Convention PCI-FHWA National Bridge Conference Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, Md. July 11-15, 2010 5th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management International Association for Bridge Maintenance and Safety (IABMAS) Loews Philadelphia Hotel, Philadelphia, Pa. CONTRIBUTING AUTHORS 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. MANAGING TECHNICAL EDITOR 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. Andrew W. Herrmann is a senior partner of Hardesty & Hanover LLP, New York, N.Y. He is presently the chair of the Advisory Committee for the preparation of the 2009 American Society of Civil Engineers' Report Card for America's Infrastructure. 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 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. For links to websites, email addresses, or telephone numbers for these events, go to www.aspirebridge.org. ASPIRE_Summer09.indb 6 6/5/09 1:40:54 PM