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 , Fall 2009 CONCRETE CALENDAR 2009/2010 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. Clifford L. Freyermuth is principal, Clifford L. Freyermuth Inc. In a career spanning nearly 55 years, he helped found then managed the American Segmental Bridge Institute. Before that, he established and directed the Post-Tensioning Institute. Earlier, he held engineering positions at the Precast/ Prestressed Concrete Institute, the Portland Cement Association, and the Arizona Highway Department. Robert Bini is program coordinator with the FHWA Office of Planning, Environment, and Realty. 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. October 25-27, 2009 2009 ASBI 21st Annual Convention The Hilton Minneapolis 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. December 14-19, 2009 PCI Quality Control & Assurance Schools, Levels I, II & III Sheraton Music City Hotel, Nashville, Tenn. January 10-14, 2010 Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting Marriott Wardman Park, Omni Shoreham, and Hilton Washington, Washington, D.C. February 24-26, 2010 NCBC Concrete Bridge Conference Hyatt Regency, Phoenix, Ariz. March 21-25, 2010 ACI Spring Convention Sheraton Hotel, Chicago, Ill. May 23-27, 2010 AASHTO Subcommittee on Bridges and Structures Annual Meeting Sacramento, Calif. 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. June 6-9, 2010 International Bridge Conference David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, Pa. 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. September 23-26, 2010 PCI Committee Days Chicago, Ill. October 24-28, 2010 ACI Fall Convention The Westin Convention Center, Pittsburgh, Pa. For links to websites, email addresses, or telephone numbers for these events, go to www.aspirebridge.org. ASPIRE_fall09.indb 6 9/11/09 2:50:55 PM