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CCE 430 - Bridge Construction and Maintenance

Code Start Date Duration Venue Fees
CCE 430 24 August 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
CCE 430 21 September 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
CCE 430 19 October 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
CCE 430 16 November 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
CCE 430 14 December 2019 5 Days Istanbul $ 2950 Registration Form Link
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Course Description

The program is an opportunity for participants to update their knowledge of current design and assessment codes and guidelines, and to familiarize themselves with developments in new techniques for the design, construction and management of bridges. In this program, participants will also learn how to utilize bridge safety inspection data to determine bridge maintenance needs, develop and schedule a repair program, review basic bridge repairs, and respond to bridge emergencies.

Course Objectives

  • Learning bridge engineering modules
  • Understanding the definition of bridge maintenance
  • Understanding the importance of bridge maintenance
  • Being familiar with the levels of bridge maintenance
  • Learning common preventive maintenance tasks

Who Should Attend?

  • Maintenance and repair staff 
  • Designers
  • Construction personnel
  • Engineers
  • Project managers
  • Contractors 

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Bridges: importance in transportation
  • Construction material
  • Ways of supporting deck 
  • Suspension
  • Girder

Day 2

  • Method of construction
  • Shuttering
  • Scaffolding
  • Slip form 
  • Climbing form 
  • Cast in situ
  • Precast
  • Pretension
  • Posttension

Day 3

  • Loads
  • Loads and load combination
  • Traffic
  • Wind
  • Earthquake
  • Water pressure and drag force on tower and columns   

Day 4

  • Standards and codes
  • Local and international codes 
  • A review of software for the design of bridges 

Day 5

  • Periodic maintenance of bridges 
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Fatigue of construction material 
  • Stressed Ribbon bridge