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Monday, June 20, 2016

08:00 – 09:00    
Registration and Breakfast

09:00 - 10:00    
Keynote Session

10:00 – 10:30    
Break

10:30 – 12:10    
Concurrent Sessions 1
 

Breakout Session 1A
Access Systems for Maintenance, Inspection, and Painting
  • Repainting the Oresund Bridge
  • Rope Access Methods for Long Span Structures
  • The Storebælt Bridge Inspection and Maintenance Platforms
  • An Approach for Maintaining the Hakucho-Ohashi Suspension Bridge

Breakout Session 1B
Design for Maintainance, Inspection and Replacement
  • End of Term Requirements for Stay Cables in Public Private Partnerships
  • Strömsund Cable-Stayed Bridge – Cable Corrosion and Replacement
  • The Development of Inspection and Maintenance Strategies for the Queensferry Crossing

Breakout Session 1C
Structural Health Monitoring – Applications
  • Structural Health Monitoring System Installation and Use on the Queensferry Crossing
  • Structural Health Monitoring System – An Essential Tool in the Maintenance Strategy of the Rion-Antirion Bridge
  • Investigation, Proposed Rehabilitation, and Application of a Corrosion Sensor to the Anthony Wayne Bridge Suspension Cables
  • Utilizing Engineering Technologies for Structural Evaluations at Wm. Preston Lane, Jr. Memorial (Bay) Bridge

12:10 – 13:20    
Lunch

13:20 – 14:35    
Concurrent Sessions 2
 

Breakout Session 2A
Dehumidification of Main Cables – Applications
  • Main Cable Dehumidification Installation at Wm. Preston Lane, Jr. Memorial (Bay) Bridge
  • Aquitaine Bridge Cables: Study of Dehumidification System Efficiency

Breakout Session 2B
Expansion Joints & Wearing Surface on Orthotropic Decks
  • Condition Survey and Analysis of Steel Deck Pavement on Jiangyin Yangtze River Bridge: a Sixteen-Year Review
  • Challenges on Surface Treatment of Downward Facing on Horizontal Surfaces Above Sea-Water on Norwegian Suspension and Floating Bridges
  • Testing of Long-Term Performance of Bridge Expansion Joints – A Critical Factor in Minimizing Life-Cycle Costs

Breakout Session 2C
Serviceability
  • Bronx-Whitestone Bridge “An Innovative Solution to a Classic Case of Flutter Instability"
  • Golden Gate Bridge Moveable Median Barrier Project
  • Seismic and Wind Investigation for the Suspended Spans at the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge

14:35 – 15:00    
Break

15:00 – 16:15    
Concurrent Sessions 3
 

Breakout Session 3A
Cable Inspection
  • Hakuko-Ohashi Bridge – Inspecting the Current Deterioration State of the Hanger Ropes
  • Inspection and Evaluation of Remaining Strength of Suspension Bridge Cables
  • Mackinac Bridge Finds Value in In-Depth Cable Inspections

Breakout Session 3B
Fatigue Life of Orthotropic Decks
  • Verrazano Narrows Bridge Steel Orthotropic Deck Fatigue Based Design and Fabrication as Verified by Testing
  • Durable and Maintainable Steel Orthotropic Decks
  • The Future of Orthotropic Decks

Breakout Session 3C
Advances in Monitoring and Inspection
  • Instrumentation and Monitoring as Effective Tools for Improving the Management of Cable Supported Bridges
  • We Can Gain from the Pain: Bridge Myopia – Tomorrow's Benefits from Yesterday's Short-Sightedness
  • Risk Based Inspection Method for Cable Supported Bridges

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

07:30 – 08:30    
Registration and Breakfast

08:30 - 10:20    
Big Lift Session
   

  • Macdonald Bridge Suspended Spans Deck Replacement: Engineering Challenges and Solutions
  • Macdonald Bridge Suspended Spans Deck Replacement – Cable Dehumidification Design
  • Halifax Bridges “Big Lift” Deck Replacement, Fabrication of Replacement Deck Sections, Means, Methods and Challenges
  • Angus Macdonald Bridge Redecking Project – General Contractor Engineering

10:20 – 10:50    
Break

10:50 – 12:30    
Concurrent Sessions 4
   

Breakout Session 4A
Inspection and Maintenance Strategies
  • Innovation in the Design and Management of Suspension Bridges – Past, Present, Future
  • A Review of the Inspection and Maintenance of the East Span of the San Francisco – Oakland Bay Bridge
  • Maintenance Policy of Long-Span Bridges Based on the Risk Analyses

Breakout Session 4B
Sustainability
  • Resiliency and Flood Mitigation Studies at the Bronx Whitestone, Throgs Neck, and RFK Triborough Bridges
  • Reduction of Life-Cycle Cost for Repainting Work Using the Flouropolymer Paint
  • Environmental and Climate Sustainability at Sund & Baelt
  • Structural Cable Design Improvements for Increased Service Life

Breakout Session 4C
Maintenance and Replacement of Cables and Components
  • Construction Report of Maintenance Work for the first Bosphorus and Second Bosphorus Bridge in Istanbul, Turkey
  • Safe Replacement of Corroded Cable Stays
  • Maintenance of Suspension Bridge Suspender Rope – Replacement Work and Maintenance Policy
  • Total Load Measurements on RFK Bridge Eye-Bars: Bridging the Gap Between Strain Gages and X-Ray Diffraction

12:30 – 13:40    
Lunch

13:40 – 14:55    
Concurrent Sessions 5
   

Breakout Session 5A
Extending Service Life and Asset Management
  • IT Systems in Asset Management - Experience and Developments from the Storebaalt Fixed Link
  • How Asset Management is Implemented at the Storebælt Fixed Link in Denmark
  • Good Practice in the Preservation of Cable Supported Bridges

Breakout Session 5B
Structural Health Monitoring
  • Evaluating a Video Gauge for Deformation Measurements of Two UK Long Span Bridges
  • Stress Measurements on the George Washington Bridge Using X-Ray Diffraction Techniques
  • Robert F. Kennedy/Triborough Bridge Suspended Span Stringer Study

Breakout Session 5C
Analysis and Replacement of Structural Components
  • Fatigue Analysis on Monitored Strain in Steel Box Girder of Taizhou Suspension Bridge
  • Linear and Nonlinear Analysis Methods for Suspension Bridge Deck Replacement Construction

14:55 – 15:15    
Break

15:15 – 16:55    
Concurrent Sessions 6
   

Breakout Session 6A
Expansion Joints and Bearings
  • LRBs at Very Low Temperature - Setting New Canadian Standards
  • Arrangement of Bearings on Suspension Bridge Towers
  • An Innovative System for the Replacement of Movement Joints
  • High Load Multirotational Bearings for Cable Supported Bridges

Breakout Session 6B
Dehumidification of Main Cables
  • The Storebelt East Bridge Main Cable Dehumidification, World's Largest Retrofit and Latest Design Optimization
  • Advances in the State of the Art of Suspension Bridge Cable Dehumidification
  • Dehumidification of Main Cables – A Paradigm Shift

Breakout Session 6C
Serviceability and Service Life
  • Angus L. Macdonald Bridge Concrete Assessment and Remediation for an Extended Service Life of 75 Years
  • Vehicle Blowover for Long-Span Bridges
  • Fire on New Little Belt Bridge

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