Speaker: Jason Pirtle, PE
Jason Pirtle Structural Engineers, LLC
Devastating tornadoes causing loss of life and massive property damage have pushed the design industry into seeking new ways to protect the public during these events. With the 2015 requirement, structural engineers have been tasked with designing tornado shelters to do just that.
This SE University will cover the provisions of ICC/NSSA 500 and FEMA P-361 for which the shelter must be designed, as well as review issues and considerations specific to shelter design that aren’t often encountered in typical commercial design.
After participating in this session, the learner will be able to:
Handouts and registration emails for this session will be sent to SE University companies on Friday, December 8th.