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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6 | ASPIRE , Fall 2010 CONCRETE CALENDAR 2010/2011 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. Kathleen Bergeron is the coordinator of technology transfer within the Highways for LIFE program. She has more than 30 years of experience in transportation programs. Among her numerous accomplishments and awards is the FHWA's highest honor, the Administrator's Award for Superior Achievement. 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. Ken Shushkewich is with KSI Bridge Engineers and for over 35 years has specialized in the design and construction of innovative concrete bridges. He was formerly with Jean Muller International and T. Y. Lin International. 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 11-12, 2010 2010 ASBI 22nd Annual Convention The Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, British columbia, canada October 24-28, 2010 ACI Fall Convention The Westin convention center, Pittsburgh, Pa. December 1-3, 2010 TRB-FHWA 7th International Bridge Engineering Conference Improving Reliability and Safety Grand Hyatt, San Antonio, Tex. January 23-27, 2011 90th Annual Meeting Transportation Research Board Marriott Wardman Park, omni Shoreham, and Hilton Washington, Washington, D.c. April 3-7, 2011 ACI Spring Convention Marriott Tampa Waterside and Westin Harbor Island, Tampa, Fla. April 18-19, 2011 ASBI 2011 Grouting Certification Training J.J. Pickle Research campus, The commons center, Austin, Tex. June 5-8, 2011 International Bridge Conference David l. lawrence convention center, Pittsburgh, Pa. October 2-6, 2011 7th World Congress on Joints, Bearings and Seismic Systems for Concrete Structures Green Valley Ranch Resort, las Vegas, Nev. October 16-20, 2011 ACI Fall Convention Millennium Hotel & Duke Energy center, c incinnati, ohio 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 For links to websites, email addresses, or telephone numbers for these events, go to www.aspirebridge.org and select "EVENTS." Photo: Ted Lacey Photography. ASP10-1704.indb 6 9/17/10 2:05 PM