The training class focuses on designing the length of steel H-pile needed for standard bridge designs in Iowa. The class considers the following:
The class leads participants through four different problems in order to demonstrate the design process. Participants will work at a computer using a spreadsheet setup to facilitate the design process. The class will receive handouts detailing the examples and spreadsheet entry along with hand calculations. The class is 3–4 hours in length.
Note: The class does not cover the Modified ENR formula or WEAP itself.
Registration begins at 8:00 am.
Class begins at 8:30 am.
Class ends approximately at 11:30 am, followed by lunch.
County engineers or staff involved in calculations used to determine piling design length
Michael Nop, Transportation Engineer Specialist, Iowa Department of Transportation
Please contact Paul Albritton, Iowa LTAP, 515-294-1231, firstname.lastname@example.org.