Avoid a Disaster - Learn Where Your Steel Structures Are Most Likely to Fail

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 | 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. EST

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This webinar is complimentary and intended for utility asset owners.

 

This presentation will explore advanced analysis methods and results on lattice transmission towers and poles, exploring current analysis tools that can be used to identify the most likely failure areas under various loading conditions and increased wind events.

 

About the Presenter

Rodrigo Gonzalez, P.E. is a structural engineer with over 12 years of experience in design and construction in the power industry and the light residential/commercial sector. Rodrigo’s power experience has been mostly in the nuclear industry working at various large scale projects including the completion of Watts Bar Nuclear Unit 2 in Spring City, Tennessee and the completion of the AP1000 Vogtle 3 and 4 nuclear power station in Waynesboro, Georgia. He has additional experience working on various nuclear related projects for Entergy, Southern Nuclear, and TVA. Rodrigo is experienced in design and construction using various materials, but he is primarily experienced using structural steel (frames, platforms, welded, and bolted connections). He has experience analyzing structural components for both gravity and lateral loads per various codes including the IRC, IBC, ASCE 7, and ASCE 10. Rodrigo earned his BS degree in Civil Engineering from Florida International University in 2008 and a MS degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Florida in 2015. 

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This webinar is complimentary and intended for utility asset owners.