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ASCE SEI Philly - Achieving Speed in Steel Bridge Fabrication (1 PDH)

Monday, September 25, 2023, 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (UTC-05:00)
Crowne Plaza Philadelphia - King of Prussia
260 Mall Boulevard
King of Prussia, PA 19406
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ASCE SEI Phila Chapter

September 25, 2023In-Person Dinner Meeting (1 PDH)
Achieving Speed in Steel Bridge Fabrication


Date & Time:
Monday September 25, 2023
5:00 PM to 6:00 PMSocial
6:00 PM to 7:00 PMDinner
7:00 PM to 8:00 PMPresentation

Achieving Speed in Steel Bridge Fabrication

Crowne Plaza Philadelphia - King of Prussia
260 Mall Boulevard
King of Prussia, PA 19406

$70 - Members & Non-Members
$50 - Students and Government

When it comes to achieving speed in steel bridge fabrication, is it simply a matter of faster cutting, fitting, welding, and drilling?Or is there a role for owners, designers, and general contractors to play?Find out the key things that you can do to either accelerate your project or simply keep it on schedule. The NSBA recently published the new guide “Achieving Speed in Steel Bridge Fabrication”.This presentation will describe the process outlined in this guide along with other strategies for executing a successful steel bridge process.


Christopher Garrell, PE, LEED AP
Chief Bridge Engineer, NSBA

Christopher Garrell joined the National Steel Bridge Alliance (NSBA) in 2009 and is currently the chief bridge engineer. His primary responsibility is to lead and promote all bridge related technical activities among the design, construction, and academic communities.Additionally, Chris is responsible for identifying and leading initiatives that ultimately make steel bridge design, construction and maintenance safer, simpler and more cost effective.

Prior to joining NSBA, Chris spent 12 years working for Bentley Systems where he was both a software engineer and product manager for structural engineering-BIM. Before joining Bentley, he was a bridge engineer with STV, Incorporated. He has a B.S. in civil engineering from the University atBuffalo, a B.S. in physics from State University of New York at Fredonia, an M.E. in software engineering from Penn State and a M.S. in systems engineering also from Penn State.


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September 2023