January 13-17, 2019
Washington, D.C.
TRB 98th Annual Meeting

Resilience, Safety, and Security of Bridges and Tunnels: U.S. and International Topics

Sunday, January 07, 2018, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM, Convention Center 2018
Jeffrey Western, Western Management and Consulting, LLC; Harry Capers, Arora and Associates, P.C., presiding
Sponsored by Standing Committee on Bridge Management; Standing Committee on Critical Transportation Infrastructure Protection; Design and Construction Group; Section - Structures; Standing Committee on Tunnels and Underground Structures; and Standing Committee on General Structures

Bridge collapses, fires, and other extreme events reveal the vulnerabilities of transportation infrastructure and the resilience, safety, and security concerns related to bridges and tunnels in the United States and overseas. This workshop offers an update on national and international bridge and tunnel activities to prevent or lessen the impact of future natural and manmade events.