9th Australian Small Bridges Conference 2019
 
 



Timber Bridges are a feature of our conference.


In 2019 the topics include (Read the abstracts HERE ):

Royce Toohey
Support Services Engineer
Eurobodalla Shire Council
A TALE OF TWO BRIDGES: A COMPARISON OF THE REPLACEMENT OF TWO TIMBER BRIDGES WITHIN EUROBODALLA BY DIFFERENT SOLUTIONS
                                   
Dr Dan Tingley 
Senior Engineer
Wood Research and Development. USA
TEMPORARY REPLACEMENT GLULAM BRIDGE FOR FLOOD DAMAGE FLAGGY CREEK BRIDGE
                                  
Dr Dan Tingley 
Senior Engineer
Wood Research and Development. USA
UTILIZING NON-DESTRUCTIVE TESTING TO DETERMINE THE STRUCTURAL CONDITION OF AGING TIMBER BRIDGES – CASE STUDY ON KEYSTONE WYE BRIDGES, USA
                                   
Patrick Bigg
General Manager
Timber Restoration Systems
REPLACING STEEL I-BEAM BRIDGES WITH GLULAM TIMBER BRIDGES – CASSOWARY COAST REGIONAL COUNCIL

                                                    


Andrew La Spina
Timber Structures Engineer
Wood Research and Development
REFURBISHMENT OF A DECOMMISSIONED TIMBER RAILWAY BRIDGE INTO A PEDESTRIAN AND CYCLE BRIDGE. CASE STUDY - JIMMY GULLY PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE, BRISBANE VALLEY RAIL TRAIL
                                   

Stephen Richards
Manager Contracts & Client Relations
Wood Research and Development
THE LONGEVITY OF PENTA TREATED STRESS LAMINATED DECK WITH STEEL TENSION RODS – DIAMOND STREET REHABILITATION WORKS

Matt Duncanson
Senior Engineer – Materials Technology
SMEC Australia
Tiffany Parker
Senior Structural Engineer
City of Gold Coast

STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT AND REHABILITATION OF AN AGING BRIDGE ASSET PORTFOLIO

Emson Makita
WA Bridges and Civil Structures Team Lead
Arup
REPLACEMENT OF TIMBER BRIDGES WITH PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BRIDGES IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Sunthara Trang
Senior Structural Engineer
KBR
LAIDLEY TIMBER BRIDGES REPLACEMENT



In addition many of our other topics will be relevant for Timber Bridge Asset Owners and Engineers.


To read all the abstracts for these, and all of our other topics click 
HERE.


The Conference Exhibition will also feature displays on the Repair and Maintenance of Timber Bridges as well as Timber Bridge Components and Systems such as in the two images below.





Niu Bridge System from PNGFP