September 28, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm

Geared toward building engineers who wish to increase their knowledge of bridge design.

Topics to be covered include:

  1. AASHTO Design Philosophy

  2. Basic Loads

  3. Load Factors and Combinations

  4. Structural Analysis and Evaluation

  5. Steel Design:

    1. Shear Resistance

    2. Stiffeners

    3. Bearing Stiffeners

    4. Composite Member Design

  6. Design of Concrete Members:

    1. Prestressed Girders

    2. Retaining Wall Design

    3. Pier Design: Cap, Footing

  7. Seismic Analysis and Design for Bridges

    1. Hazard Evaluation

    2. Analysis

    3. Design


About the Presenter

Tony Shkurti, Ph.D., SE, PE, is an HNTB Fellow and Associate Vice President, serves as a Great Lakes bridge lead engineer, and is a nationally recognized authority in structural engineering. His research includes seismic retrofit of bridge substructures, redundancy of bridge superstructures, bracing systems, fatigue and fracture behavior of steel bridges, infrastructure security risk assessment and mitigation and vehicular impact analysis. He has presented and published in numerous venues, and currently serves as the Immediate Past President of the SEAOI Board of Directors.


Association Forum
10 S. RIverside Plaza, Suite 800
Chicago, IL


The registration fee is just $390 for Members and $505 for Non-Members. 

About the Course

  • Attendees will receive 7.5 hours of CE Credit for the course

  • Course materials will be provided electronically to attendees prior to the course

  • CE Certificates will be emailed to attendees after the course

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation by SEAOI: If SEAOI must cancel a seminar due to insufficient enrollment, your registration fee will be refunded in full.   Please be advised that SEAOI is not responsible for non-refundable expenses such as airfare, hotels, transfer fees, or other expenses associated with a cancellation.

Cancellation by Customer: Cancellations must be made in writing by email or fax and include registrant's name and name/date of the seminar. If you cancel 7 business days or less prior to the seminar start date, no refund/credit/transfers will be issued. You may transfer your registration to another registrant with no penalty up until the day of the seminar (price differential will be charged if a non-member is replacing a member). No credits/refunds/transfers will be issued for no shows. 

Instructor Substitution: SEAOI reserves the right to substitute an equally qualified instructor for any seminar should unforeseen circumstances arise.



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Jorge Medina ( Leidos Engineering )
Robert Diebold ( Sowlat Structural Engineers )
Jienan Zhang ( Sowlat Structural Engineers )
Bob Smetters ( Harry O. Hefter - Associates, Inc. )
Megan Ye ( Harry O. Hefter - Associates, Inc. )
David Bilow ( Harry O. Hefter - Associates, Inc. )
Raveesh Varma ( Epstein Global )
Jared Marugg ( Zenith Tech., Inc )
Eric Heitman ( Zenith Tech., Inc )
David Stanke ( Zenith Tech., Inc )
Lydia Scekic ( Garza Karhoff Engineering, LLC )