March 10th 2022 Webinar

Thursday, March 10, 2022 Webinar:

Reinforced Concrete Floor Systems

Presented by Brett R. Lord

Southeast Region Manager

Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute

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12Noon - 1PM EST


Presentation Topic:

The design and construction of reinforced concrete floor systems have evolved over the decades to offer designers an array of options that maximize material efficiency for a variety of functional building configurations and applications. The presentation investigates 7 major site-cast reinforced concrete floor systems and highlights which ones are well-suited for different building types and uses. The presenter will discuss the unique aspects across the various systems as well as the benefits common to them all.

Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify the 7 major types of reinforced concrete floor systems

  2. Determine the influencing factors that drives a system’s selection.

  3. Compare the appropriate floor systems for different live loads and span lengths to select the best options for functional and economic considerations.

  4. Source the technical information necessary to make informed design choices on an array of structural flooring systems.

Speaker Biography:

Brett is CRSI’s Southeast Region Manager and a 24-year veteran of the Concrete and Concrete Construction Industries. He began his career in Atlanta, GA in 1998 at the Williams Brothers Concrete Laboratory followed by various technical management positions and technical sales positions within the industry and has been with CRSI since June 2016. He resides near Charlotte, NC with his wife and three young children and covers the 7 Southeastern States for CRSI (including Tennessee). He is an Honorably Discharged Veteran of the United States Army Infantry-25th Infantry Division.