Structural Design Basics for Hurricanes and Earthquakes

Event Date(s): 19/05/2009 - 21/05/2009

The Faculty of Engineering will offer a short course entitled “Structural Design Basics for Hurricanes and Earthquakes” from May 19th to 21st, 2009. The course will be held in Room 101, Block 1, Faculty of Engineering, UWI, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This course will enable participants to understand the basic principles of structural analysis and the fundamentals of structural behavior when buildings are subjected to dead and live loads, as well as hurricane and earthquake loads.

Dr. Myron Wing-Sang Chin will be the facilitator of this course. The course can be attended at a cost of TT$2500 or US$417. If payment is received by Tuesday 14th April, a reduction will be made in the cost and participants will pay TT$2250 or US $375.

This course package includes a seminar workbook, certificate of participation and lunch and refreshments.

For further information, please call (868) 662-2002 Ext. 2197 or 2175



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