Workshop: Construction in Earthquake-Prone Regions of the World


Friday, February, 22, 2019, 9am to 5pm

Workshop on Construction in Earthquake-Prone Regions of the World

In the context of the European Project EQUALJOINTS+, the RWTH Institute for Steel Construction is hosting a workshop on construction in earthquake-prone regions. The workshop is aimed at structural engineers and testing engineers in the areas of superstructure work, industrial construction, or structural engineering. The topics to be discussed are linear and nonlinear dynamic analysis according to Eurocode 8. A special focus is on the earthquake-resistent design of typical junctions. The program encompasses eight training units according to the regulations of the NRW Chamber of Engineering and is approved as professional development course for engineers under regulation No. 46916.

Where? Lecture hall BSI, Sammelbau Bauingenieurwesen, Mies-van-der-Rohe-Straße 1

Registration deadline: February 15, 2019

Registration fee 50 euros (including lecture notes and lunch)
Organizer Chair for Steel and Lightweight Metal Construction
RWTH Aachen University
Mies-van-der-Rohe-Str. 1, 52074 Aachen

RFCS, Research Fund for Coal and Steel