2016 Pacific Northwest Bridge Maintenance Conference

2016 Pacific Northwest
Bridge Maintenance Conference

The Good, The Fair, and The Poor

October 11-13, 2016

Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach
909 North Hayden Island Drive
Portland, Oregon 97217

Goals of the 2016 Conference

  • Provide a forum to share cradle-to-grave bridge preventive maintenance information, innovations, ideas, and best practices
  • Provide a means for bridge maintenance personnel to obtain training and a better understanding of bridge preventive maintenance/repair techniques
  • Foster the development of leadership skills
  • Promote technology transfer within the bridge maintenance community
  • Provide a forum for networking
  • Promote preventive bridge maintenance followed by "Fix it First" Strategies
  • Communicate the need for Bridge Preservation

Key Benefits of the 2016 Conference

  • Become better equipped and prepared to perform assigned tasks by being exposed to lessons learned from others
  • Become more efficient in the area of bridge maintenance
  • Become more productive by using assigned resources wisely
  • Ensure a higher level of On-the-Job Safety
  • Ensure a higher level of environmental awareness
  • Increase communication skill set by formulating and delivering presentations
  • Increase knowledge of effective bridge maintenance strategies and/or activities

Who Should Attend

Local, state, federal, and other agency bridge owners involved in bridge maintenance activities. Staff members may include:

  • Bridge maintenance crews
  • Bridge maintenance managers and superintendents
  • Bridge maintenance planners, programmers, and analysts
  • Bridge and maintenance inspectors
  • Bridge designers
  • Bridge product exhibitors

    *16 PDHs are earned by attending this conference