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Title: SP-337: Offshore and Marine Concrete Structures: Past, Present, and Future

Author(s): ACI Committee 357 – Offshore and Marine Concrete Structures, Mohammad S. Khan

Publication: Symposium Paper

Volume: 337


Appears on pages(s): 143

Keywords: SP337

DOI: 10.14359/51724587

Date: 1/30/2020

Offshore and marine concrete structures have not received enough attention in the recent past, at least in the United States. The complexity and safety concerns associated with these structures are such that they probably need more attention compared to many other types of concrete structures. Also, offshore and marine concrete structures are so global in nature that there is a higher need for better coordination and synchronization of design, construction, inspection, and maintenance practices in different parts of the world. A two-part session, titled “Offshore and Marine Concrete Structures: Past, Present, and Future,�� was held at the Spring 2019 ACI Concrete Convention and Exposition on March 24-28 in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. The session, sponsored by ACI Committee 357, Offshore and Marine Concrete Structures, highlighted accomplishments of the past, current state-of-the-practice, and a path for the future. This ACI Special Publication (SP) is a compilation of select papers presented at the session. The efforts of all the reviewers in assuring the quality of this publication is greatly acknowledged.