Committee Mission: Develop and report information on bridges to resist earthquakes.
Goals: 1) Draft a new document on recommendations for design of earthquake-resistant reinforced concrete bridge pier walls; 2) Complete bridge seismic isolation guide suitable for ACI 341 publication; 3) Draft a new document on performance-based seismic design of bridges; 4) Revise seismic retrofit document; and 5) Continue to develop content and mission for column subcommittee after publication of Seismic Design of Bridge Columns Based on Drift document.
Upcoming Open Meetings:
ACI Fall Convention 2020 - 10/25/2020 5:00 PM-8:00 PM - Raleigh, NC
Upcoming Convention Sessions:
Seismic Repair/Retrofit/Strengthening of Bridges at the Element or System Level, Part 2 of 2
ACI Spring Convention 2021 - Baltimore, MD