One-Dimensional Site Response Analysis: Accounting for the method bias and variability associated with site response estimations.

In this presentation led by Dr. Renmin Pretell, you will gain an understanding of one-dimensional site response analysis (1D SRA) and how it is utilized to predict ground movement during seismic events. The presentation will focus on the limitations of the 1D SRA approach and the methodology used to improve Read more…

ASCE Capital Branch Awards

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District’s Current Projects and Celebration of Life Members

Our July 2022 member event (in-person!) featured an amazing presentation by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Deputy District Commander Lt. Col. Dianna Lively, titled “U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District’s Current Projects”. Current Projects in the Sacramento District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers ABOUT THE PRESENTATION: Read more…

Gerald Desmond Bridge Grand Opening

California’s First Major Cable-Stayed Bridge for Vehicles: The Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement Project

The monthly technical luncheon from the ASCE Capital Branch for November 2020 featured a presentation from the Design Review Manager for the $1.47B Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement Project in Long Beach, California. This bridge has recently opened to vehicular traffic which signifies a major milestone in this historic bridge project Read more…