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Frank Russo, Ph.D., PE & John C. Huang, Ph.D., PE
To build cost-effective steel bridges is a challenge that faces today's designers, fabricators, contractors and owners. This course discusses the major factors impacting steel bridge fabrication cost and maintenance cost from fabricator's perspective, and provides some real fabrication costs and cost comparisons that can be used in the actual design process. Several new developments in High Performance Steel are also presented. Additional references have been included in this course for those who need help in making decisions with respect to cost-effective bridge design. This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of course materials.
NY PE & PLS: You must choose courses that are technical in nature or related to matters of laws and ethics contributing to the health and welfare of the public. NY Board does not accept courses related to office management, risk management, leadership, marketing, accounting, financial planning, real estate, and basic CAD. Specific course topics that are on the borderline and are not acceptable by the NY Board have been noted under the course description on our website.