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