ACI 562-19 "Code Requirements for Assessment, Repair and Rehabilitation of Existing Concrete Structures and Commentary

August 11, 2020
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Online Webinar

Join us for ACI CHAPTER TALK

*ACI 562-19 “Code Requirements for Assessment, Repair, and Rehabilitation of Existing Concrete Structures and Commentary”
*This course has been approved for 1.0 Professional Development Hours / 0.10 Continuing Education Units / 1 AIA LU

GUEST SPEAKER:

Khaled Nahlawi, PhD, PE Senior Engineer ACI

TUESDAY, AUGUST 11TH, 2020 / 10:00AM-11:30AM (CENTRAL)

This talk will introduce ACI 562-19, “Code Requirements for Assessment, Repair, and Rehabilitation of Existing Concrete Structures and Commentary,” which is the first code produced specifically for the repair of reinforced concrete. A new guide document for the code with additional information and project examples that help users interpret the code requirements will also be highlighted. Topics covered in this presentation will include:

  • Why a repair code is needed
  • The philosophy behind ACI 562
  • How the code promotes consistency in repair design
  • Recognizing repair construction challenges
  • Significance of a quality assurance program for successful repairs
  • How the code can save the owner money

 
Khaled Nahlawi, PhD, PE is a Senior Engineer at the American Concrete Institute. His role at ACI is to provide technical and administrative support to ACI's Technical Committees and communicate the work of these committees to other Standard Developing Organizations and Regulatory Agencies. He received his PhD from the University of Michigan. Has over 20 years of experience in the design and strengthening of structures. He joined ACI in 2009 as a senior engineer and has supported, among other duties, in the re-organization effort of 318. He is a registered engineer in California and Michigan.