Wednesday April 15th,
12:00 to 1:00
Speaker: Doug Holdener, P.E. - Rinker Materials Concrete Pipe Division, a division of CEMEX
Topic: This is a Joint meeting of the Palm Beach, Broward and FAU ASCE branches.
Load Responses of Concrete Pipes and Flexible Pipes
1 PDH credit is offered at this meeting
The objective of this presentation is to discuss how concrete pipe differs from flexible
pipe in design criteria, installation, and performance. Some of the topics to be discussed
during this presentation are:
Fundamentals of rigid concrete pipes and flexible pipes.
How are concrete pipes designed?
What is the significance of crack patterns in concrete pipes?
What does a concrete pipe look like as it responds to loads and ultimately
How does installation help/impact a pipe's ability to structurally perform?
Location: FAU Boca Raton Campus- Grand Palm Room (Rm. 31-103/104) on the first floor of the Student Union (UN-31)
Directions: From I-95, head East on Glades Rd. Then take a left onto West University Drive (Main FAU Entrance). Head North,and take the third right into Parking Lot 16. The Student Union is on the northeast side of the parking lot. The Palm Garden room (31-103/104) is within the student union on the first floor.
Make ONLINE Reservations for This
Month's Lunch Meeting
or call Raymond Sciortino at 561-799-3855 x5005
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