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Fall Seminar: The Latest in Timber Design - Night Two
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When: Thursday, November 15th
Registration: 5:15pm // Seminar: 6:00 - 9:00pm
Where: PG&E Auditorium
77 Beale Street
San Francisco, California 
United States
Contact: SEAONC Office

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Come learn about the latest in timber design. As technological advancements allow the application of this historic material to evolve and meet the new and changing needs of structures, it’s critical to remain in-the-know with how to effectively design and retrofit timber structures. Learn about code updates in wood design focusing on NDS 2018, hear case studies on unique retrofits, learn about permitting challenges of emerging technologies like CLT diaphragms, and overview best practices of wood detailing for common and irregular cases.



Topics include:


Night Two - Thursday, November 15th

  • Overview of wood detailing with focus irregular conditions -Gary Mochizuki, Engineered Research Group
  • State of Mass Timber in California, mass timber case studies -TBA
  • Wood structure retrofit with vertical and horizontal irregularities -Thor Matteson and Chris Pioli of Quake Bracing LLC and Thor Matteson Engineering


Date: Thursday, November 15th

Schedule: Registration: 5:15pm // Program: 6:00 - 9:00pm

Where: PG&E Auditorium: 77 Beale Street, San Francisco, CA



One Night Only (Night 2)    
 SEAONC/EERI/ASCE Member  $175  
 Full Time Student  $90  
 Non-Member  $250  


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