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Rain Loads - The Forgotten Hazard

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  • Michael O'Rourke, Ph.D., P.E.

    Michael O’Rourke, P.E., Ph.D., has been a professor of Civil Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute since 1974. He chaired the ASCE 7 Snow and Rain Loads subcommittee responsible for rain and snow load provisions in ASCE 7-98, 7-02, 7-05, 7-10 and 7-16. He is the author of dozens of research articles on snow loads, guidelines for the use the last 5 versions of ASCE 7, as well as the recently completed “Snow Loads on Solar Paneled Roofs”.

April 23, 2020
Thu 10:00 AM PDT

Duration 1H 30M

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