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Registration: 8:00 - 8:30 am Morning Session: 8:30 - 11:30 am Lunch (On your own): 11:30 am - 12:30 pm Afternoon Session: 12:30 - 4:30 pm
Wood Frame Fundamentals for Residential and Small Commercial Buildings
Short history of the development of conventional wood framing American Wood Council’s National Design Specification for Wood Construction Wood framing provisions of the International Building Code ASCE-7 load combinations Project conception and material choices Prescriptive design for wind and seismic loads Roof/floor framing choices Beams, posts and trusses Design tools and software Anchorage/load path Connections and fasteners
Steel Frame Fundamentals for Residential and Small Commercial Buildings
AISC and AISI Code applicability Project conception and material choices Schematic design choices Conceptual framing decisions Roof framing choices: truss or stick frame Steel guardrail design Design tools and software Welded and bolted connections
Patrick Conlon, P.E.
Founder and Managing Principal of Conlon Engineering, LLC
Patrick Conlon is a licensed professional engineer with 20 years of high-profile structural engineering experience. He has lent his expertise and creativity to large, challenging new high-profile construction projects including the iconic Yankee Stadium, the 75-story tall One57 in Manhattan, and the new 22,000 sf steel-framed column-free Blessed Kateri Church in Lagrangeville, New York, as well as numerous other projects of various scales. The owners, architects, contractors, and property managers with whom he collaborates seek him out as a project partner because of his work ethic and focused client service.
As founder and managing principal of Conlon Engineering, LLC, in Brookfield, Connecticut, Mr. Conlon has created a culture that is highly client-focused and disciplined, making it easy for colleagues to recommend him. He takes great pride in the firm’s ability to address structural challenges for diverse clients in the areas of new construction, renovation and structural rehabilitation of existing structures in a variety of categories including commercial, residential, industrial, office, school, religious, historic and recreational buildings; adaptive reuse projects; LEED accredited projects; peer reviews of other engineers’ work; and feasibility studies.
Mr. Conlon is a registered professional engineer in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Massachusetts. He has BS and MS degrees in Civil Engineering from Manhattan College and is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, the Structural Engineers Coalition (CT), the International Code Council and the American Institute of Steel Construction.
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