Specification and Detailing of Masonry ... - SEAoT


Specification and Detailing of Masonry ... - SEAoT

STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS ASSOCIATION OF TEXASAUSTIN CHAPTERhttp://www.seaot.orgApril 22, 2006The Austin Chapter of the Structural Engineers Association of Texas is sponsoring its seventeenthStructural Design Seminar, the latest in our ongoing effort to provide cost-effective, practical and designorientedcontinuing education for our members and the structural engineering community.PURPOSE:Specification and Detailing of MasonryProvide the practicing design professional with a better understanding of the proper specification anddetailing of masonry, including masonry veneer. The seminar will be the second in a series of twoseminars dealing with masonry construction. The first emphasized the structural design of load bearingmasonry. This seminar will emphasize the specification and detailing of masonry construction.The information will be practical and useful to practicing design professionals involved in the design,specification and detailing of masonry and masonry veneer.SPEAKER:Richard Klingner, Ph. D.ARE Associate Chairman / ProfessorDepartment of Civil, Architectural and Environmental EngineeringThe University of Texas at AustinSUBJECT CONTENT:The following topics will be covered:• Masonry veneer backed by masonry• Masonry veneer backed by light gage steel studs• L/600 deflection requirements• Movement joints (contraction and expansion)• Masonry accessories• Relief angles• Specification of materialsHard-copy notes will be provided at the seminar.SEMINAR DATE, LOCATION AND SCHEDULE:S T R U C T U R A LS E M I N A RS E R I E S• Date: Saturday, April 22, 2006• Time: 8:30 a.m. - noon• Location: MCC AuditoriumThe University of Texas at Austin3925 Braker Lane, Austin, Texas 78759

Sign-in and late registration will take place from 8:00 a.m. until 8:30 a.m. There will be a shortrefreshment break from 10:15 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. Please try to be at the MCC by 8:00 a.m. so that theseminar can begin on time.MCC Location Map:The MCC is located west of the J. J. Pickle Research Center at the southwest corner of Braker Lane andthe Mopac Expressway (Loop 1) in Austin.REGISTRATION INFORMATION:A registration fee is charged for each person attending the seminar. The fee covers the cost of theseminar, handout reproduction costs, and refreshments at the morning break.We recommend that you register in advance. For those registering in advance, a check must accompanyyour registration form. In case of cancellation, the fee will be refunded only if we are notified at least twodays prior to the date of the seminar. If you need additional information, please contact Sherry Peltier orGary Pickett at 512-345-5538.FUTURE SEMINAR TOPICS:Bridge DesignStructural IntegrityFoundation DesignSteel Connection DesignStructural Steel WeldingCorrosion EngineeringTransition from the Uniform Building Code to the International Building Code

Please complete and return the form below with your registration feeRegistration FormSpecification and Detailing of Masonry WallsStructural Engineers Association of Texas, Austin Chapter(One registration form can be filled out for multiple employees of the same firm if accompanied by a list ofthe individuals who will be attending. Please indicate member versus non-member status for eachregistrant)NameRegistration Fees:Company Member $55.00Business Address Non-member $75.00City State Zip Member at the door $65.00Business Phone Non-member at the door $85.00Business FAXAmount EnclosedEmail _______________________________________________ Receipt Required?__________________SEAoT Member: Yes NoPlease make checks payable to:Forward registration and payment to:SEAoT, Austin ChapterSEAoT, Austin ChapterAttn: Design Seminarc/o Pickett, Kelm & Associates, Inc.4100 Duval Road, Bldg. 4, Suite 103Austin, Texas 78759-3550

More magazines by this user
Similar magazines