SEAM September Wood Design Seminar

SEAM will be hosting a seminar to be put on by Mr. John ‘Buddy’ Showalter, P.E., of the American Wood Council. The presentation will run approximately six ‘Diamond Approved’ hours and will be comprised of four parts:

  • Connection Solutions for Wood-Framed Structures (DES310) – Two hours
  • Overview of Cross-Laminated Timber (MAT240) – Two hours
  • ASD and LFRD with 2012 NDS for Wood Const’n (STD105) – One hour
  • Significant Changes to AWC’s 2015 NDS & SDPWS (STD510) – One hour

DATE: Thursday, September 17th, 2015

PRESENTER: John Showalter

Buddy Showalter joined the American Wood Council (AWC) staff in 1992 and currently serves as Vice President of Technology Transfer. His responsibilities at AWC include oversight of publications, website, helpdesk, education, and other technical media. He is also a member of the Editorial Boards for Wood Design Focus, published by the Forest Products Society, and STRUCTURE magazine, published jointly by NCSEA, ASCE/SEI, and CASE. Prior to joining AWC, Showalter was Technical Director of the Truss Plate Institute. He is a graduate of Virginia Tech.

Ramada Saco & Express Events
352 North Street
(and off the Maine Turnpike North)
Saco, Maine

6 PDH will be awarded

$125.00 for members/ $150.00 for non-member

7:00 am am-8:00 am Deli Continental Breakfast
8:00 am-10:00 am DES 310 Presentation
10:00 am-10:30 am Break
10:30 am-12:30 pm MAT240 Presentation
12:30 pm-1:30 pm New England Deli Lunch
1:30 pm-2:30 pm STD105 Presentation
2:30 pm-3:30 pm STD510 Presentation

by Friday, September 11, 2015

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