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Concrete: Seismic Connections for Framing and Foundations

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Description

For cast-in-place concrete, the most critical aspects of seismic connection design are related to the behavior of “gravity” framing under earthquake movement, including connections to foundations. This presentation will cover slab-to-column connections including punching shear, slab-to-wall connections, as well as coupling beams and coupling slabs. Floor diaphragm force paths and collectors will also be addressed, along with shear-friction connections and beam and column strength at moment frame connections. The presentation will address principles, behavior modes, code requirements, and design strategies.

  • Course will award 1.5 hours of continuing education
  • This course is Diamond Review approved in 49 states. New York does not accept hours from recordings.
Please note: This webinar is part of the Seismic Connections Series and is not included in the NCSEA Webinar Subscription. The registration fee for the Series is $595 for members ($900 for nonmembers), which includes all 9 hours of education.

Contributors

  • Joe Maffei, S.E., PhD

    Joe Maffei, S.E., PhD, is the founder of Maffei Structural Engineering, with offices in San Francisco and Oakland, California.  Over his 35-year career, he has directed a range of projects, including designs using innovative solutions and advanced methods of evaluation. Joe has helped lead the structural engineering profession in developing standards for performance-based design, nonlinear analysis, high-rise design, seismic retrofitting, and solar-energy structures. He has contributed to building codes and structural guidelines for the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the American Concrete Institute (ACI), and other organizations.

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February 3, 2022
Thu 12:00 PM CST

Duration 1H 30M

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