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Presenter: Patrick Conlon, P.E.

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Secaucus, NJ

Holiday Inn Secaucus Meadowlands
300 Plaza Drive
Secaucus, NJ 07094
Phone: 201-348-2000

This seminar is closed or full.

Agenda:

Registration:                        8:00 - 8:30 am

Morning Session:                8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Lunch (On your own):         12:00 - 1:00 pm

Afternoon Session:             1:00 - 4:30 pm


General

   Basic requirements 
   General structural integrity 
   Classification of buildings and other structures 
   Additions and alterations to existing structures 
   Load types/case


Combinations of Loads

   Ultimate strength design versus working stress design 
   Load combinations


Dead Loads, Soil Loads, and Hydrostatic Pressure

   Weights of materials and constructions 
   Soil loads and hydrostatic pressure


Live Loads

   Uniformly distributed loads
   Required live loads 
   Provision for partitions 
   Concentrated loads 
   Loads on handrails, guardrail systems, grab bar systems, 
      vehicle barrier systems, and fixed ladders
   Impact loads
   Live load reduction


Flood Loads

   Design loads 
   Loads on breakaway walls 
   Hydrostatic and hydrodynamic loads
   Wave loads


Wind Loads

   Allowed procedures (methods 1, 2, 3) Basic definitions and requirements 
   Main wind force resisting system versus components and cladding 
   Wind speed, importance factor, exposure, enclosure classifications 
   Method 1—simplified procedure 
   Method 2—analytical procedure


Snow Loads

   Ground and roof snow loads 
   Design coefficients 
   Unbalanced and snow drift loads


Rain Loads

Seismic Design Criteria

   Scope and applicability 
   Seismic ground motion values/geologic hazards and geotechnical investigation
   Importance factor and occupancy category 
   Seismic design category 
   Simplified structural design criteria for simple bearing wall or building frame systems 
   Seismic design requirements for nonstructural components

Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Contractors

Professional Engineers
     6.5 CPC Credits/PDHs

Architects
     6.5 HSW Continuing Ed. Hours
     6.5 AIA HSW Learning Units

International Code Council
     .65 CEUs (Building)

Contractors
     Non-Credit Continuing Ed.


Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public and offers up to 6.5 CPC credits/PDHs to professional engineers and 6.5 HSW continuing education hours to architects in all states. HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education provider for New Jersey engineers (Approval No. 24GP00000700).

This event has been approved by the American Institute of Architects for 6.5 Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885). Courses approved by the AIA qualify for New Jersey architects. Only full attendance can be reported to the AIA/CES.

The New York State Education Department considers courses as approved for New York State mandatory continuing education for professional engineers if the sponsor’s courses are approved by the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System and are in approved subject areas.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina, and North Dakota. HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York architects.

The International Code Council has approved this event for .65 CEUs in the specialty area of Building.

This seminar offers a non-credit continuing education opportunity to contractors; it has not been approved in any state that has a contractor continuing education requirement.

Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.

Speakers:

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.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $289.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $289.00
Group Prices
3 or more People: $269.00

Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.